24. September 2011 15:29
11 IWCC 851
Award: 19(b) petition, causation found and TTD + Meds + R rotator cuff shoulder surgery awarded
Accident: For three weeks P worked 8 hour shifts polishing metal parts by pushing them into the spinning part of a deburring machine. Polished an estimated 1,700 pieces per day. P had to apply pressure to the parts while polishing them. Noticed pain in R arm and notified employer.
Injury: R rotator cuff tendonitis with a partial rotator cuff tear and paraspinal muscle spasms
Restrictions: Light duty