The increasing use of radioactive materials and radiation-producing devices in industry and elsewhere makes it clear that injuries from exposure to radiation must be anticipated. It becomes relevant, therefore, to inquire into the extent to which the present workmen's compensation statutes will be able to cope with the injuries which may arise from the use of this new source of energy.
Samuel D. Estep & Walter R. Allan,
Radiation Injuries and Time Limitations in Workmen's Compensation Cases,
Mich. L. Rev.
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