FROM THE OFFICE OF WORKERS' COMPENSATION - # 4 PARISH OF
LAFAYETTE, NO. 10-03420 SHARON MORROW, WORKERS'
composed of Ulysses Gene Thibodeaux, Chief Judge, John D.
Saunders, and Marc T. Amy, Judges.
D. Scofield Scofield & Rivera, LLC COUNSEL FOR:
Plaintiff/Appellee - Academy, LTD
Smith In Proper Person Defendant/Appellantt - Davita Smith.
ULYSSES GENE THIBODEAUX CHIEF JUDGE.
on-the-job injury occurred on August 24, 2007, while
Plaintiff, Ms. Davita Smith, was employed by the Defendant,
Academy Sports and Outdoors ("Academy") in
Lafayette, Louisiana. Ms. Smith appeals a trial court
judgment denying her additional workers' compensation
benefits for that accident. Based on stipulations in the
record, the primary issues on appeal are whether Ms. Smith is
entitled to ongoing medical treatment and whether Academy is
responsible for penalties and attorney fees due to the
termination of benefits.
following reasons, we affirm the judgment of the trial court.
(1) whether Ms. Smith is entitled to continued medical
(2) whether Academy is responsible for penalties and attorney
fees due to termination of benefits.