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Workers’ Compensation: SIF Liability-Sufficiency of Evidence-Hearing Loss

Where a claimant challenged the denial of his claim against the Second Injury Fund for benefits, the claimant failed to meet his burden to show that he was permanently totally disabled due to a combination of his preexisting Parkinson’s disease ...

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Jury sides with defense in lawsuit against doctor

A jury found that a doctor was not responsible for the perforated eardrum of a patient who visited Cedar Hill Family Medicine. The jury took just 54 minutes to decide that Dr. Phillip V. Asaro provided the appropriate standard of ...

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Workers’ Compensation: Bankrupt Employer – Notice Of Claim – Hearing Loss

Even though an employee failed to file a notice of claim in his employer’s bankruptcy case for his potential workers’ compensation claim for hearing loss injuries, the Labor and Industrial Relations Commission erred in finding that his claim for benefits ...

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