zone of employment
- The area in close proximity to and around a person's workplace, which the employer maintains control over
- After her injury in the parking lot, the employee argued it was part of the zone of employment and should be covered by workers' compensation.
- The delivery driver was parking his truck when he slipped on ice, leading to a legal debate about whether the incident happened within the zone of employment.
- The company increased security measures around its zone of employment to ensure employee safety.