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Case Law Library
Genlyte Group, Inc. v. WCAB
Neither the statutory language or the legislative history of Labor Code section 4660 (d) indicates that a comprehensive medical-legal report or treating physician's report state the injured worker's condition has reached permanent and stationary status to indicate the existence of permanent disability.
158 Cal.App.4th 705
WCC 32962008 CA
Germann v. WCAB
Employer did not control manner or results of work done by employee.
123 Cal.App.3d 776, 46 CCC 1062
WCC 25861981 CA
Gerson v. Industrial Accident Commission
Commission has no jurisdiction to grant health care provider a portion of an award where commission has denied existence of a lien.
188 Cal. App. 2d 735
WCC 30931961 CA
Gibbs v. American Airlines, Inc.
Secured compensation presumed in cases of employment relationship and work-related injury.
74 Cal.App.4th 1, 64 CCC 1001
WCC 24281999 CA
Gil v. WCAB
Off season AWW may be calculated by dividing annual wages by 52 weeks excluding unemployment.
61 CCC 1300 (Writ Denied)
WCC 28821996 CA
Gillette v. WCAB
Firefighter's heart attack determined within scope of employment.
20 Cal.App.3d 312, 36 CCC 570
WCC 25971971 CA
Glass Containers, Inc. v. IAC
Liens allowed for advances of credit for nec. living expenses, not for satisfying a contractual debt.
121 Cal.App.2d 656, 18 CCC 305
WCC 25011953 CA
Godinez vs. Buffets, Inc.; SRS
Timeliness of voc rehab appeal for injuries prior to 1/1/04 governed by former Labor Code section 4645(d).
69 CCC 1311; Panel
WCC 30632004 CA
Today's Round Up
MD - Mail Carrier Who Accepted Bus Driver Job While Injured Sentenced to Probation
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A 24-year-old mail carrier must pay roughly $4,000 after pleading guilty to charges stemming from accusations that he took a job with Washington, D.C.’s bus service while out on a work injury, the Washington Post reports.
Da’Mon Price, of Clinton, Maryland, was sentenced this week to one year of probation and ordered to pay $2,940.96 in restitution, plus a $1,000 fine. He had pleaded guilty to theft of government money.
Price injured his back while working for the Hyattsville Post Office. Before he visited a doctor through the workers’ compensation system, he applied for a .
CA - Employer Pays $310,000 in Settlement Over Worker Death
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Growers Street Cooling paid $310,000 in costs and civil penalties to settle allegations that its systemic violation of safety laws resulted in the death of a worker, the Monterey County District Attorney’s Office announced.
Jose Juan Serrano started working as a machine operator for Growers Street on April 10, 2013, and was assigned to run a machine that wraps pallets of strawberries. On April 26, 2013, he removed a pallet that was stuck in the machine. He was crushed by a counterweight that was activated after the jam was cleared, District Attorney Dean D. Flippo said in a statement.
CA - Four Deputies at Las Vegas Shooting File Comp Claims
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Four Orange County Sheriff’s deputies filed workers’ compensation claims in California for physical and psychological injuries they say they sustained during the Oct. 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas, according to a report by the Orange County Register.
The deputies were at the Route 91 Harvest festival on their own time but say they acted as on-duty law enforcement officers after the shooting started. The shooting ultimately killed 58 people and wounded more than 500.
Tom Dominguez, president of the Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs, reportedly told the deputies.
CA - Psychiatrist Facing Suspension Files Constitutional Challenge in Federal Court
CA - DWC Suspends 3 More Providers From Comp System
CA - CAAA Takes Swing at Governor Over Veto of Apportionment Bill
CA - Supreme Court Won't Disturb Decisions on Skin Condition, Travel Injury
CA - DWC Sends Suspension Notice to Embattled Marketer
CA - Last Round of Briefs Filed Ahead of Hearing on Lien Stay Injunction
NATL. - Research Links Job Stress With Work Injuries
FL - Ex-JCC Castiello Says Nominating Commission Followed Improper Rules
CA - Governor Vetoes Bill Requiring Small Business Rep on State Fund Board
CA - San Diego Sheriff's Deputy Pleads Not Guilty to Fraud Charges
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