Carol Winstead, vs. Napa Valley Unified School District, Permissibly Self-insured, And Administered By Claims Management, Inc.,

NAPA VALLEY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT, Permissibly Self-Insured, and administered by CLAIMS MANAGEMENT, INC., CAROL WINSTEAD, WORKERS’ COMPENSATION APPEALS BOARDSTATE OF CALIFORNIACAROL WINSTEAD, Applicant,vs.NAPA VALLEY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT, Permissibly Self-Insured, and administered by CLAIMS MANAGEMENT, INC., Defendant(s).Case Nos. ADJ845459 (SRO 0087571)ADJ4607755 (SRO 0087572)ADJ4057511 (SRO 0090061)ADJ2403634 (SRO 0097619)OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING PETITION FOR RECONSIDERATION AND DECISION AFTER RECONSIDERATION            Applicant seeks reconsideration of the Joint Findings, Award and Orders issued May 28, 2009, wherein the workers’ compensation administrative law judge (WCJ) found that applicant sustained an industrial injury to her left knee on October 18, 1995 (SRO 87571) and to both knees, and vertigo and tinnitus as compensable consequences, on a cumulative basis through October 18, 1995″ (SRO 87572). These industrial injuries caused temporary disability for intermittent periods from October 18, 1995 to August 10, 1999 and 321/ percent permanent disability. Applicant’s counsel was allowed $1800.00 in attorney fees.            In SRO 90061, the WCJ found that applicant sustained an industrial injury to her low back on October 6, 1994 while employed as a school bus driver, resulting in 191⁄2/2 percent permanent 20 disability. Applicant’s counsel was allowed $435.00 in attorney fees.            In SRO 97619, the WCJ found that applicant sustained an industrial injury to her left hand on October 30, 1996 while employed as a school bus driver, resulting in temporary disability for intermittent periods from October 10, 1996 to November 3, 1997 and 29% permanent disability. Applicant’s counsel was allowed $2,443.00 in attorney fees.            Applicant contends that the WCJ erred by failing to find permanent disability as a result of vertigo, tinnitus and hearing loss. Furthermore, applicant contends that the WCJ should have , ordered that the record be fu

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