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File #: 170899.    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Staff Recommendation Status: Passed
File created: 3/6/2018 In control: City Commission
On agenda: 4/5/2018 Final action: 4/5/2018
Title: Settlement of Worker’s Compensation Claim - Julius Bodison (NB) Full and final settlement of Mr. Bodison’ s workers’ compensation claim(s), which will include all future medical and indemnity payments.

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Settlement of Worker’s Compensation Claim - Julius Bodison (NB)

 

Full and final settlement of Mr. Bodison’ s workers’ compensation claim(s), which will include all future medical and indemnity payments.

 

Explanation

While employed by RTS, Mr. Bodison received injuries in a motor vehicle accident to his neck and back which led to ongoing medical treatment. As a result of his injuries, the present potential exposure to the City in future medical treatment is significant given his life expectancy.  

 

The City Attorney’s Office, the Risk Management Department, RTS, Special Counsel and our Worker’s Compensation servicing agent all concur as to the full and final settlement of this claim.  The total amount of $52,000 includes future medical costs and future indemnity payments.

 

Fiscal Note

The settlement of this case in the amount of $52,000 will be paid out of the General Insurance Fund. 

 

Recommendation

The City Commission authorizes Special Counsel to prepare and execute the appropriate documents for a lump-sum settlement of the Worker’s Compensation claim of Mr. Bodison in the amount of $52,000.

 




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