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Resource ID: #22140
Subject: Worker's compensation
Source: Herald-Leader (Lexington, Ky.)
Date: January 23, 26, 28, 30; October 23, 2005



The Herald-Leader series reported that "backside workers at Kentucky racetracks are some of the least-protected in the state when it comes to workplace injuries, and they are some of the poorest in the billion-dollar horse business." The series tells the stories of many injured backside workers and looks at the loophole that allows many trainers to avoid paying workers' compensation.

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