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Workers’ Compensation – Disability – Futility – Manual Laborer – Lifting Restriction (access required)

Holding: Plaintiff produced evidence that it would be futile for him to seek work. Since defendant’s vocational expert did not take into account that plaintiff is a 55-year-old manual laborer with a limited education and lifting restrictions, defendant has failed to show that there are jobs that plaintiff could get. We remand the Industrial Commission’s denial ...

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