Workers Comp Black Lung Reopening: BOLIN ESTATE V. T&T MINING (SC 8/23/2007)

BOLIN ESTATE V. T&T MINING
WORKERS COMPENSATION: Reopening of Pneumoconiosis claim
2006-SC-000787-WC.pdf
PUBLISHED: AFFIRMING (OPINION OF THE COURT)
FROM COURT OF APPEALS
DATE RENDERED: 08/23/2007

The Court affirmed the ALJ’s finding that additional exposure is required after an award of benefits for black lung, in order to reopen the award for a progression of the disease.

Digested by Peter Naake
Priddy, Cutler, Miller & Meade

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