Cal. Comp. Cases January Advanced Postings (1/6/2012)

Cal. Comp. Cases January Advanced Postings (1/6/2012)

Here’s the first batch of advanced postings for the January 2012 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. Lexis.com subscribers can link to the complete headnotes.

Roxanna Ortiz, Petitioner v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, One Source, PSI, adjusted by ESIS, Respondents, 2011 Cal. Wrk. Comp. LEXIS 197

Injury AOE/COE—WCAB held that applicant janitor sustained injury AOE/COE on 8/2/2004 to her cervical spine, but not to her right arm, right wrist, right elbow, right shoulder, or back, based on …

Permanent and Stationary Date—WCAB held that applicant became permanent and stationary for …

Medical Treatment—WCAB held that applicant was not entitled to further medical treatment for …

Evidence—Admissibility—WCAB admitted all of defendant’s medical reports, over applicant’s objection, and found that applicant should have …

Daniel Escamilla, Petitioner v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, Respondents, 2011 Cal. Wrk. Comp. LEXIS 196

Petitions for Writ for Review—Court of Appeal denied without prejudice petitioner’s petition for writ of review of WCAB’s notice setting hearing and petition to stay hearing, when on 9/21/2011 WCAB had issued…

Cortez Adams, Petitioner v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, Tim Mitchell Construction, State Compensation Insurance Fund, Respondents, 2011 Cal. Wrk. Comp. LEXIS 195

Injury AOE/COE—WCAB held that applicant did not sustain injury AOE/COE to new body parts as compensable consequence of stipulated injury to other body parts, when WCAB found that …

Permanent Disability—WCAB held that applicant did not sustain any new and further permanent disability from …

WCAB Duty to Develop Record—WCAB held that it did not have duty to further develop record when …

Liberal Construction—WCAB found that Labor Code § 3202 mandating liberal construction…

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