Trial Practice Cases: Miscellaneous (Supreme Court)

Ohio Workers’ Compensation Decisions
(Supreme Court)

Trial Practice: Miscellaneous

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Arrington v. DaimlerChrysler Corp. (7/12/06)

Workers’ compensation claimants have no constitutional right to a jury trial; right to jury trial is limited to what legislature provided in R.C. 4123.512 and does not provide injured workers a right to present live testimony.

Vote: 4-3
Opinion by: O’Connor

Bennett v. Admr., Ohio Bur. of Workers’ Comp. (12/5/12)

A worker seeking to participate in an R.C. 4123.512 appeal must establish all elements of the claim in order to participate, not just those elements determined against them administratively.

Vote: 5-2
Opinion by: Cupp