Applicant Had Vested Right to Vocational Rehabilitation, Statute of Limitations Tolled: Cal. Comp. Cases July Advanced Postings (7/4/2012)

Applicant Had Vested Right to Vocational Rehabilitation, Statute of Limitations Tolled: Cal. Comp. Cases July Advanced Postings (7/4/2012)

Here’s the second batch of advanced postings for the July 2012 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases.

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Los Angeles County Parks & Recreation, PSI, c/o Intercare Insurance, Petitioner v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, Rodney W. Liddell, Respondents, 2012 Cal. Wrk. Comp. LEXIS 77

Vocational Rehabilitation—Repeal of Labor Code § 139.5—WCAB affirmed WCJs finding that applicant/custodian who incurred industrial injuries to his mouth, right hand, left leg, left knee, left foot, right ankle, right thumb, and teeth on 9/15/2002 was entitled to vocational rehabilitation maintenance allowance from 4/16/2003 “to the present and continuing,” in accordance with Rehabilitation Unit’s 5/4/2006 Determination, and that, pursuant to Weiner v. Ralph’s Company (2009) 74 Cal. Comp. Cases 958 (Appeals Board en banc opinion), WCAB was not…

Vocational Rehabilitation—Reinstatement of Services—WCAB held that applicant/custodian who incurred industrial injuries to his mouth, right hand, left leg, left knee, left foot, right ankle, right thumb, and teeth on 9/15/2002 was not barred from receiving vocational rehabilitation benefits and services by five-year statute of limitations in Labor Code § 5410, even though applicant did not …

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