If an employee’s workplace injuries contributed to the disability “at least in part,” then medical causation is satisfied.
In May of 2007, Adam Pilling, was injured while hurrying into a mine to work on machinery. There was a steel beam hanging downward from the ceiling and Pilling hit his head on the beam. Pilling had pre-existing chronic low back pain and hip pain. Following the accident, Pilling complained that he was suffering [...]