Trial Practice Cases: New Condition (Court of Appeals)

Ohio Workers’ Compensation Decisions
(Court of Appeals)

Trial Practice: New Condition

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Gallagher v. Good Samaritan Hosp. (9/9/05)

Claimant is not entitled to seek the right to participate in the workers’ compensation fund for an injury for the first time on an appeal to court.

Vote: 3-0
Opinion by: Judge Grady
Appellate District: 2

Ward v. Kroger (6/23/04)

R.C. 4123.512 appeal is limited to issues raised administratively; therefore, complaint cannot be amended to include additional allowed conditions which had not been considered adminstratively.

Vote: 3-0
Opinion by: Judge Vukovich
Appellate District: 7