Rating by Analogy – WCAB Decision for Complex and Extraordinary Cases

The California 3rd District Court of Appeal ruled in a case with only subjective complaints and no objective findings that a worker’s condition does not need to be “complex” or “extraordinary” for a medical evaluator to rate it by analogy to another impairment, if this will yield the most accurate rating.

See attached City of Sacramento v WCAB.

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2013 Sacramento v WCAB C072944.pdf 36.12 KB