Impairment of Earning Capacity Cases: Evidence (Supreme Court)

Ohio Workers’ Compensation Decisions
(Supreme Court)

Impairment of Earning Capacity: Evidence

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Borden, Inc., State ex rel. v. Indus. Comm. (3/3/04)

Evidence which did not indicate how injury limited claimant’s ability to work did not support impairment of earning capacity award.

Vote: 4-3
Opinion by: Per Curiam

Gool, State ex rel. v. Owens Illinois, Inc. (6/17/98)

Injured worker must provide evidence of impaired earning capacity. Assertion that no wages were earned is not sufficient evidence.

Vote: 7-0
Opinion by: Per Curiam