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Blog Posts in October, 2011

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  • Approval of x-rays, CT Scans, MRIs and discograms for diagnostic purposes
    Approval of x-rays, CT Scans, MRIs and discograms for diagnostic purposes

    An injured worker's attending physician will often request a test, such as x-ray or MRI (magnetic resonance image), for diagnostic purposes, even though the BWC claim may be allowed only for a soft ...

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  • Submitting Additional Evidence To OPERS When Disability Retirement Benefits Are Denied Or Terminated
    Submitting Additional Evidence To OPERS When Disability Retirement Benefits Are Denied Or Terminated

    Ohio Administrative Code 145-2-23 governs the appellate process when the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System issues a notice denying or terminating disability retirement benefits. This rule ...

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  • Voluntary Abandonment & Temporary Total Disability Compensation
    Voluntary Abandonment & Temporary Total Disability Compensation

    On June 29, 2011, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled in State ex rel. Lackey v. Indus. Comm ., 129 Ohio St.3d 119, 2011-Ohio-3089, that an employee who voluntarily resigned his employment, even though he ...

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