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Apportionment Issues in regard to Multiple Injuries

Slodi V. San Diego Unified School District (BPD) (2014 Cal. Wrk Comp. P.D. LEXIS 180:

The WCJ found the applicant sustained a lower back injury resulting in 3% permanent disability after apportionment to prior injury.

The WCAB granted reconsideration and returned the matter to the WCJ for further development of the record with regard to …

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Apportionment/Conclusive presumption

Labor Code § 4662 presumption of permanent total disability does not apply when the total disability is based on a finding in accordance with the facts.

Angel Valenzuela vs. State of California (BPD) ADJ 1415058

The WCJ found the applicant totally disabled within the meaning of LC § 4662, and that apportionment as described in …

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