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Hello and welcome to JustAnswer. Please note:This is general information and is not legal advice. No specific course of action is proposed herein, and no attorney-client relationship or privilege is formed by speaking to an expert on this site. By continuing, you confirm that you understand and agree to these terms.I am sorry to hear about this situation.1) Unless the employer has somehow failed to keep the employee safe by using reasonable precaution when asking that the dogs be bathed (such as a harness, etc), then the employee is not liable.2) I am not sure whether this person was an employee or a contractor, and how or if workman's compensation would apply since I do not know what kind of arrangement the bather had with the business.3) However, this is not how it works. If she has a claim, she would formally file it. Asking for money on and off from the business for a questionable claim that was never formally filed is improper, and the business paying her money would only be encouraging her to keep asking for more. Someone in your situation may wish to simply NOT pay her, or, enter into an agreement where she gets a sum, but in exchange, agrees to sign away all rights to sue or seek relief against the business in writing. This way, it would be the end of it. Let me know if you need such a sample letter.I hope this helps and clarifies. Gentle Reminder: Use the SEND or REPLY button to keep chatting, or please RATE when finished. You may always ask follow ups at no charge after rating. Kindly rate my answer as one of TOP THREE FACES/STARS and then SUBMIT, as this is how I get credit for my time with you. Rating my answer the bottom two faces/stars or failing to submit the rating does not give me credit and reflects poorly on me, even if my answer is correct. I work very hard to formulate an informative and honest answer for you; please reciprocate my good faith by rating me positively.
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