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File #: 21-538    Version: 1
Type: Consent Agenda Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 9/30/2021 In control: City Council
On agenda: 10/12/2021 Final action:
Title: Consider adopting a resolution approving the joint petition settlement and making payment in the workers' compensation claim of Matthew McKinney.
Attachments: 1. McKinney, Matthew DOI 4.20.2018 Resolution
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Consider adopting a resolution approving the joint petition settlement and making payment in the workers’ compensation claim of Matthew McKinney.

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INITIATOR:  City Attorney, John Ratliff

 

STAFF INFORMATION SOURCE:  Deputy City Attorney, Kelea Fisher

 

BACKGROUND: This matter involves the workers’ compensation claim of Matthew McKinney, a Firefighter for the City of Lawton, Fire Department who alleges injury to the back that was reported on April 20, 2018. Settlement has been reached subject to City Council approval with the claimant agreeing to accept the City’s offer of $5,000.00, including $1,000.00 as attorney fees.

 

EXHIBIT:  Resolution No. 2021-________

 

KEY ISSUES:  N/A

 

FUNDING SOURCE:  Sinking fund

 

STAFF RECOMMENDED COUNCIL ACTION:  Adopt a resolution approving the Joint Petition settlement and making payment in the pending workers’ compensation claim of Matthew McKinney.