STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Ryan Wetherby Opinion No. 02-16WC
- By: Phyllis Phillips, Esq.
Administrative Law Judge
Donald P. Blake, Jr.
For: Anne M. Noonan
State File No. EE-65426
RULING ON DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR PARTIAL SUMMARY
Christopher McVeigh, Esq., for Claimant
William Blake, Esq., for Defendant
Did Defendant’s calculation of Claimant’s average weekly wage and
compensation rate in accordance with Workers’ Compensation Rule 15.4240
violate the parameters of 21 V.S.A. §650(a)?
Claimant’s Exhibit 1: Wage Statement (Form 25)
Defendant’s Exhibit A: Wage Statement (Form 25)
Defendant’s Exhibit B: Proposed Workers’ Compensation Rules
FINDINGS OF FACT:
The following facts are undisputed:
- Claimant filed the pending workers’ compensation claim alleging a lower back
injury arising out of a June 24, 2013 work-related accident.
- Defendant’s workers’ compensation insurance carrier, Acadia Insurance
Company (“Acadia”), accepted the claim as compensable.