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Dennis Miller v. World Fiber Technologies

Dennis Miller v. World Fiber Technologies was a Panama City workers’ compensation case regarding an accident from 2014.The claimant filed for chiropractic treatment and permanent total disability (PTD) benefits. The employer arose a res judicata defense in response. The Florida Statute does not consider chiropractic services beyond 24 treatments or 12 weeks to be medically …

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Tony Protopapas v. Innisbrook Resort and Auto Owners

Tony Protopapas v. Innisbrook Resort and Auto Owners was an appeal over 24-hour attendant care benefits for the claimant who was injured in their workplace. The E/C gave a res judicata defense, stating that the issue had already been determined in prior court dates. However, in accordance with Donahue v. Davis and Gold v. Bankier, …

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