Death Cases: Amount (Supreme Court)

Ohio Workers’ Compensation Decisions
(Supreme Court)

Death: Amount

Select the case name to read the decision on the Ohio Supreme Court’s web site. For other issues, see our topic index to Ohio workers’ compensation decisions.

Hiatt, State ex rel. v. Indus. Comm. (5/16/03)

Commission properly set average weekly wage of deceased injured worker at $0.

Vote: 5-2
Opinion by: Justice Cook

King, State ex rel. v. Indus. Comm. (5/16/03)

Death benefit payments were properly set at minimum amount.

Vote: 5-1, 1 concurs in part and dissents in part
Opinion by: Justice Cook

Thompson, State ex rel. v. Ohio Edison Co. (4/7/99)

Death benefit payments were properly set at minimum amount.

Vote: 5-1, 1 not participating
Opinion by: Per Curiam