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Claimant did not lose use of both legs (access required)

Credible evidence supports the workers’ compensation commission’s determination that claimant did not suffer “the permanent loss of use of two body parts,” which is required for an award of permanent total disability benefits. Background Roane worked for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority when she hurt her back  in September 2008 while helping a wheelchair passenger on ...