Offers practical advice on how to establish and defend compensable hearing loss cases (Occupational Disease v. Workers’ Compensation Act), including how to determine the level of noise exposure for claims and the importance of audiogram studies. Also, includes how to determine permanent partial disability beyond audiograms.
Credits: 0.75 General, 0 Diversity/Inclusion PR, 0 MH/SA PR, 0 Other PR
Philip A. Bareck, Katz Friedman Eagle Eisenstein Johnson & Bareck, Chicago
James Clune, Garofalo, Schreiber & Storm, Chtd., Chicago
Originally presented as part of the 6th Annual Workers' Compensation Institute, available in its entirety as P9001-19U.