Here is my final workers’ comp case law update of the week. I hope you’ve enjoyed these brief tidbits of comp news. I’ll be posting again on Tuesday. Until then, have a wonderful holiday weekend. – Anne Marie
|Post by Anne Marie Hempy|
Aggravation of Pre-Existing Condition Compensable Where Direct Causal Connection Existed Between the Repetitive Job Duties and the Aggravation
Op. No. 4807, S.C. Ct. App., March 9, 2011, 2011 WL 873152.
While the Court did not address it in this case because of the Commission’s findings, try to get a medical opinion establishing the injury was not the direct cause because of the underlying condition.