Cal. Comp. Cases March Advanced Postings (3/2/2011)

Cal. Comp. Cases March Advanced Postings (3/2/2011)

Here’s the first batch of advanced postings for the March 2011 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. Lexis.com subscribers can link to the cases below to read the complete headnotes and summaries.

Marin Garrison, Petitioner v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, County of San Deigo, PSI, Respondents, 2011 Cal. Wrk. Comp. LEXIS 22

Compromise and Release Agreements—Setting Aside—WCAB found no good cause to set aside C&R related to applicant's claimed specific injury to psyche AOE/COE and held that C&R was adequate, when WCAB found that applicant county public works department employee claimed specific injury to psyche from incident with verbally abusive supervisor, that panel QME gave opinions that…

Jesus Mendoza, Petitioner v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, PALP, Inc., adjusted by Cambridge Integrated Services Group, Inc., Respondents, 2011 Cal. Wrk. Comp. LEXIS 23

Injury AOE/COE—WCAB held that applicant laborer did not sustain injury AOE/COE to his cervical spine, back, or right arm, shoulder, wrist, or hand, and that, alternatively, even if he did sustain injury AOE/COE, it was brief exacerbation of pre-existing conditions and did not result in TD, PD, or need for medical treatment, when WCAB relied on…

David Bresler, Ph.D., L.Ac., Petitioner v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, Sifling Brothers, Zenith Insurance Company, David Silver, M.D., (Richard Martinez), Respondents, 2011 Cal. Wrk. Comp. LEXIS 21

Liens—Medical Treatment—Burden of Proving Reasonableness of Fees—WCAB affirmed WCJ's finding that lien claimants were not entitled to fees in excess of amounts set forth in Official Medical Fee Schedule for treatment services provided to applicant/plasterer helper/construction worker with industrial injuries, when…

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