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Many states have passed laws allowing citizens to carry concealed weapons such as guns, knives, etc. The laws may not clearly distinguish situations where a citizen should not carry a concealed weapon—and that is the danger for the employer. Bodily injury or death caused by a weapon wielded by an employee on company property can leave the employer open to lawsuits based on various theories, and the question of insurance coverage then arises.


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