School Custodian's Injury Raises Questions About Preexisting Condition
Salem, OR (WorkersCompensation.com) – When a custodian for an Oregon school district experienced an injury on the job, it raised issues regarding when a preexisting condition causes an injury versus when the work incident makes the preexisting condition worse.
According to the court in Carillo v. SAIF Corporation, Nos. 1303729, A169786 (Or. Ct. App. 03/17/21), the state’s Worker’s Compensation Board needed to spend more time considering whether the preexisting condition ...
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