Searching over 5,500,000 cases.


searching
Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.

State ex rel. Werman v. Industrial Commission of Ohio and C & A Ambulance, Inc.

Court of Appeals of Ohio, Tenth District

June 20, 2017

The State ex rel. Alfred E. Werman, III, Relator,
v.
Industrial Commission of Ohio and C & A Ambulance, Inc., Respondents.

          Law Offices of Brelo & Annotico, and Ronald A. Annotico, for relator.

          Michael DeWine, Attorney General, and Latawnda N. Moore, for respondent Industrial Commission of Ohio.

          DECISION

          TYACK, P.J.

         IN MANDAMUS

         {¶ 1} Alfred E. Werman, III, filed this action in mandamus, seeking a writ to compel the Industrial Commission of Ohio ("commission") to grant him an award of permanent total disability compensation.

         {¶ 2} In accord with Loc.R. 13 of the Tenth District Court of Appeals, the case was referred to a magistrate to conduct appropriate proceedings.

         {¶ 3} The parties stipulated the pertinent evidence and filed briefs. The magistrate then issued a magistrate's decision, appended hereto, which contains detailed findings of fact and conclusions of law. The magistrate's decision includes a recommendation that we deny the request for a writ of mandamus.

          {¶ 4} No party has filed objections to the magistrate's decision.

         {¶ 5} We, as a court, now undertake an independent review of the magistrate's decision.

         {¶ 6} We find no error of law or fact on the face of the magistrate's decision. We, therefore, adopt the findings of fact and conclusions of law contained in the magistrate's decision. As a result, we deny the request for a writ of mandamus.

          SADLER and BRUNNER, JJ., concur.

         IN MANDAMUS

         {¶ 7} Relator, Alfred E. Werman, III, has filed this original action requesting that this court issue a writ of mandamus ordering respondent Industrial Commission of Ohio ("commission") to vacate its order which denies his application for permanent total disability ("PTD") compensation, and ordering the commission to find that he is entitled to that award.

         Findings of Fact:

          {¶ 8} 1. Relator sustained a work-related injury on February 24, 1987 while working as an EMT.

         {¶ 9} 2. Relator's workers' compensation claim has been allowed for the following conditions: "strain low back, neck and both shoulders; bulging annulus ...


Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.