Archive | Abigail A. Gray

Williams v. Airport Taxi d/b/a Transp. Plus, et. al

March 02, 2021  |   Abigail A. Gray  

Williams v. Airport Taxi d/b/a Transp. Plus, et. al, No. A20-1154 (Minn.) January 11, 2021 The Supreme Court of Minnesota summarily affirmed the decision of the Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals in its decision that a discovery order in not eligible for appeal. Factual and Procedural Posture Employer and insurer filed a motion compelling discovery.  On February 19, 2020, a compensation judge...

Bierbach v. Digger’s Polaris, et. al

December 15, 2020  |   Abigail A. Gray  

Bierbach v. Digger’s Polaris, et. al No. WC19-6314 (W.C.C.A. November 10, 2020) Daniel Bierbach (“employee”) was operating an ATV while at work for his employer, Digger’s Polaris (“employer”), when the ATV rolled, landing on his ankle.  The employer and its insurer admitted liability.  He was diagnosed with fractures of the distal tibial pilon and fibula, and underwent surgery a few weeks...

Jaafaru v. Cerenity Senior Care, et. al

December 10, 2019  |   Abigail A. Gray  

Jaafaru v. Cerenity Senior Care, et. al No. WC19-6293 (W.C.C.A. November 1, 2019) Margaret Jaafaru (“employee”) worked as a certified nursing assistant at a care facility operated by Cerenity Senior Care (“employer”).  On February 5, 2018 she took her morning break and walked down the stairs to the first floor breakroom.  The employee was three steps from reaching the first floor when she...