31st Oct 2016
JUST THE FACTS:
Employee was crushed when an electrical pallet jack malfunctioned and pushed him against a cardboard box baler.
Employee was airlifted to a medical facility in St. Louis and received emergency surgery for the injuries he sustained.
Employer and Insurer paid $183.76 in Temporary Total Disability (sick pay). Permanent Partial Disability was assessed of 25% of the body as a whole referable to the bladder; equivalent to a gross payment of $25,726.40.
Attorney fees: 25% of $25,726.40 plus payment of out-of-pocket expenses of $592.83.
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