While carrying a heavy box, an employee trips on stairs at work, falling and breaking a leg. It is later determined that the carpet on the stairs was...
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While carrying a heavy box, an employee trips on

stairs at work, falling and breaking a leg. It is later determined that the carpet on the stairs was loose and had been that way for a month.

What is the employee's option for compensation while recovering?


Collect benefits under FMLA

Sue for damages based on vicarious liability

Collect worker's compensation

Sue for damages resulting from negligence

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