WorkCompCentral Quotes Alexis Maimonis

April 26, 2017


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In a recent WorkCompCentral article titled, “Worker’s Heavy Smoking, Obesity Helped Rebut Firefighter Presumption,” Alexis Maimonis commented on the Second District Appellate Court’s ruling in Johnston v. Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission. The court agreed that a firefighter with several risk factors for a heart attack should not receive workers’ compensation benefits after having a heart attack while cleaning snow from his firehouse parking spot. In the article Alexis discusses how the decision was a great win for the employer.

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