Injured Worker v. Scooter Bug Inc/SIBTF

Practice Area: Workers Compensation
Date: August 22nd, 2022
Outcome: SIBTF award for 100% disability

The injured worker suffered a cumulative trauma injury while working at Scooter Bug inc, which was resolved by stipulations to 67% for injuries because of valley fever. He had pre-existing disability in the form of hypertension, right shoulder, bilateral hands and bilateral knees. After years of litigation, this resulted in an award of 100% disability. The injured worker was awarded $170,118.23 in past-due benefits and $742 per week for life plus a Cost of Living Increase.