Death Cases: Appeal or Mandamus (Supreme Court)

Ohio Workers’ Compensation Decisions
(Supreme Court)

Death: Appeal or Mandamus

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Liposchak, State ex rel. v. Indus. Comm. (11/15/00)

Issues of dependency under R.C. 4123.59 and 4123.60 are not appealable to court under R.C. 4123.512, but must be challenged by mandamus. Estate of injured worker is entitled to accrued but unpaid benefits.

Vote: 5-2
Opinion by: Justice Pfeifer

White v. Conrad (5/12/04)

If right to participate in the workers’ compensation system has already been determined, a decision that the claimant can no longer participate can be appealed under R.C. 4123.512.

Vote: 6-1
Opinion by: Pfeifer