Death Cases: Appeal or Mandamus (Court of Appeals)

Ohio Workers’ Compensation Decisions
(Court of Appeals)

Death: Appeal or Mandamus

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Centric v. Buehrer (2/26/18)

Whether spouse was dependent of deceased worker cannot be appealed pursuant to R.C. 4123.512.

Vote: 3-0
Opinion by: Grendell
Appellate District: 11

Mertle v. Tradesman International, Inc. (9/5/02)

Issue of dependency under R.C. 4123.59 cannot be appealed pursuant to R.C. 4123.512.

Vote: 3-0
Opinion by: Judge McMonagle
Appellate District: 8

White v. Conrad (7/24/02)

Issue of whether annullment of marriage entitled spouse to reinstatement of death benefits cannot be appealed pursuant to R.C. 4123.512, because it involves dependency issues and not whether or not the injury caused the death.

Vote: 3-0
Opinion by: Judge Baird
Appellate District: 9