Medical Cases: Examination (Supreme Court)

Ohio Workers’ Compensation Decisions
(Supreme Court)

Medical: Examination

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Apcompower, Inc., State ex rel. v. Indus. Comm. (3/1/06)

Suspension of a claim for failure to attend a medical exam as required by R.C. 4123.651 does not bar compensation later retroactively being awarded for the time the claim was suspended when the suspension is lifted.

Vote: 7-0
Opinion by: Per Curiam

Druggan, State ex rel. v. Indus. Comm. (6/23/99)

Commission did not abuse authority by ordering claimant to undergo medical examination before deciding whether to authorize continued use of a TENS (transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulators) unit.

Vote: 7-0
Opinion by: Per Curiam

Druggan, State ex rel. v. Indus. Comm. (6/23/99)

Claimant did not have good cause for refusing to go to medical examination and Commission acted properly in suspending claim.

Vote: 7-0
Opinion by: Per Curiam