Long Beach, CA
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File #: 06-1349    Version: 1 Name: CA - Compromise and Release (Theodore Davenport)
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 12/14/2006 In control: City Council
On agenda: 12/19/2006 Final action: 12/19/2006
Title: Recommendation to authorize City Attorney to submit Compromise and Release for approval by the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, and if so approved, authority to pay $30,000 for permanent disability rating, and separate authority to pay $5,000 to resolve vocational rehabilitation benefits for claim of Theodore Davenport, in compliance with the Appeals Board Order.
Sponsors: City Attorney
Indexes: Claims
Attachments: 1. 121906-C-3sr
TITLE
Recommendation to authorize City Attorney to submit Compromise and Release for approval by the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, and if so approved, authority to pay $30,000 for permanent disability rating, and separate authority to pay $5,000 to resolve vocational rehabilitation benefits for claim of Theodore Davenport, in compliance with the Appeals Board Order.
 
DISCUSSION
Theodore Davenport has made a claim for injuries allegedly sustained in the course of his employment with the City of Long Beach. The Economic Development and Finance Committee on December 12, 2006, approved the submission to the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board by the City, based upon 1) $30,000.00 for Compromise and Release, and (2) $5,000.00 to buyout vocational rehabilitation benefits.
 
SUGGESTED ACTION
Approve recommendation.
 
Respectfully Submitted,
ROBERT E. SHANNON, City Attorney