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Tag Archives: Workers’ Compensation

Man injured while pushing large dumpster, claim settled – $1,287,000 Settlement (access required)

Claimant was injured at work pushing a large dumpster in two separate inci­dents in 2002 and 2003. He underwent five surgeries. He entered into a permanent and total disability award in 2012. He takes several daily medications, uses a wheelchair ...

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Claimant Can’t Collect for Commission Mistake (access required)

A school guidance counselor injured in a compensable car accident cannot overturn a commission decision enforcing a termination agreement and denying her request for benefits and penalties pursuant to a June 2005 workers’ compensation award. Forms not entered In January 2006, the ...

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Employee’s murder was workplace ‘accident,’ judge rules (access required)

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The husband of a woman killed in a horrific 2013 robbery at a Richmond apartment complex had his $100 million wrongful death lawsuit tossed out of court last week because the murder was considered a work-related event. The ruling means ...

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