Except as otherwise provided in sections 48-192 to 48-1,109,
the words order, award, and judgment, as used in the Nebraska Workers'
Compensation Act, are used interchangeably and are deemed to have the
Laws 1935, c. 57, § 12, p. 192;
C.S.Supp.,1941, § 48-173;
R.S.1943, § 48-171;
Laws 1986, LB 811, § 104.
There is a distinction between
findings of the workmen's compensation court and its order, award, or
judgment. Light v. Nebraska Workmen's Compensation Court, 166 Neb. 540,
89 N.W.2d 833 (1958).
Right of either party to refuse
award, order, or judgment of compensation commissioner and demand
retrial before compensation court is paramount to and exclusive of
right of appeal to district court from such decision. City of Lincoln
v. Nebraska Workmen's Compensation Court, 133 Neb. 225, 274 N.W. 576
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