Fried, Kane, Walters, Zuschlag and Grochmal 625 Stanwix Street, Suite 1404
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone 412-261-4774
Fax 412-261-1225

CountyAllegheny
Type Of PetitionPhysical Exam and Suspension
Type of Injury or ConditionConcussion and herniationa v. strain of cervical spine
Date of Decision3/9/2016 12:00:00 AM
Litigated OutcomeWCJ granted Suspension Petition
Defense Expert 
DefendantDonor Service Group
Defense CounselRhonda A. Rudman
RemarksAlthough Claimant had advised that he would attend a physical exam, after he missed initial IME, we filed a Petition to Compel Physical Exam. Claimant again missed exam and we quickly filed a Petition for Suspension based on same.
Anticipated SavingsFive Hundred weeks of partial disability where Claimant also returned to work during litigation at an earning loss.