Shoulder Injured in Truck Tip Over

A truck driver injured his shoulder when his truck tipped over on an expressway off ramp. Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission – Arbitrator Decision   Read the full arbitrator decision below:       ILLINOIS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION NOTICE OF 19(b) DECISION OF ARBITRATOR PIZZOLATO, PAUL                     […]

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Double Knee Replacement

CTA machinist receives two knee replacements Arbitrator Decision               Read the full arbitrator decision below: ILLINOIS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION NOTICE OF A19(b) ARBITRATOR DECISION ALGUIRE, DAVID          Case# 13WC035779 Employee/Petitioner CHICAGO TRANSIT AUTHORITY Employee/Respondent On 9/15/2015, an arbitration decision on this case was filed with the […]

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Knee injury after slip on wet floor

Slip on wet floor injures worker knee Trial – Arbitrator Decision Read the full arbitrator decision below:           ILLINOIS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION NOTICE OF 19(b)/8(a) ARBITRATOR DECISION   COLEMAN, TAMIKO Case# 14WC006181 Employee/Petitioner   UNITED AIRLINES INC Employer/Respondent   On 6/19/2015, an arbitration decision on this case was filed with the […]

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Delivery driver suffers knee injury in slip and fall

Delivery Driver slips and falls on ice injuring knee Decision           Read the full arbitrator decision below: On 11/13/2014, an arbitration decision on this case was filed with the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission in Chicago, a copy of which is enclosed. If the commission reviews this award, interest of 0.06% shall […]

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Slip and Fall injures knee

Chicago Transit worker injures knee in slip and fall Read the full arbitrator decision below: 12WC03299 09WC50534 STATE OF ILLINOIS COUNTY OF COOK BEFORE THE ILLINOIS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION   Jacquetta Hall, Petitioner vs. City of Chicago Department of Aviation and City of Chicago Department of Transportation, Respondent DECISION AND OPINION ON REVIEW Timely Petition […]

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Severe Burns After Oven Explodes

Maintenance mechanic suffers burns to face,ears, lips, hands, arm and leg when oven explodes Decision           ILLINOIS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION NOTICE OF ARBITRATOR DECISION BURNS, RALPH                 Case# 13WC027012 Employee/Petitioner LEGENDARY BAKING Employee/Respondent On 3/16/2015, an arbitration decision on this case was filed with the […]

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Injury to shoulder hampers range of motion

Man experiences pain in right shoulder repairing underground water main Commission Decision   Read the full arbitrator decision below:         13WC2602 09WC50534 STATE OF ILLINOIS COUNTY OF COOK BEFORE THE ILLINOIS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION Anthony P. Muzik, Petitioner, vs. Village of Wilmette, Respondent. DECISION AND OPINION ON REVIEW Timely Petition for Review […]

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Shoulder and Neck Injury

Parts inspector injures neck and shoulders Closing Documents             DECISION AND OPINION ON REVIEW Timely Petition for Review under 19(b) having been filed by the Respondent Herein and notice given to all parties, the Commission, after considering the issues of accident, casual connection, medical expenses, prospective medical expenses, and being […]

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Back and Neck Injury

49-year-old technician injures back and neck repairing cyclone separators Arbitrator Decision Read the full arbitrator decision below:         ILLINOIS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION NOTICE OF 19(b) DECISION OF ARBITRATOR 8(a)   LUCHOWSKI, JOSEPH                           Case# 12WC028802 Employee/Petitioner   GEO WESTFALIA SEPARATOR […]

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Fall injures lower back, right arm and left leg

Bus maintenance worker falls and injures lower back, right arm and left leg Arbitrator Decision ILLINOIS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION NOTICE OF 19(b) ARBITRATOR DECISION SPINDEL, SONYA          Case# 13WC027855 Employee/Petitioner CHICAGO TRANSIT AUTHORITY Employee/Respondent On 12/7/2015, an arbitration decision on this case was filed with the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission in Chicago, […]

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