DELAWARE RIVER STEVEDORES, INC. v. DIR., OFFICE OF WORKERS' COMP. PROGRAMS, 01-1709
Where an administrative law judge (ALJ) applied incorrect principles of law and failed to address head-on critical issue of whether a specific episode aggravated or accelerated workers' compensation claimant's condition, the ALJ's determination regarding the responsible employer for workers' compensation purposes was not supported by substantial evidence, and was properly reversed.
- Argued 12/18/2001
- Decided 01/30/2002
- Published 01/30/2002
- Before SLOVITER and McKEE, Circuit Judges, and DEBEVOISE, District Judge.
- United States Third Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Stephen M. Calder (Argued), Palmer Biezup & Henderson LLP, Philadelphia, PA, for Petitioner.
- For Appellees:
- Eugene Mattioni (Argued), Mattioni, Ltd., Philadelphia, PA, for Respondents.