As it turns out, though, Farrow altered and submitted falsified medical records to his supervisor to support his failure to return to work
. In fact, the records he submitted were from an injury sustained by him four years earlier.
The court rejected the hospital's argument that the award of Social Security Disability to the LPN prior to the original opinion and award in the case as well as the failure to return to work
barred reopening the case.
Evidence continues to mount that a failure to return to work
within a short time costs the insurer, employer and worker more than is commonly thought.
They claimed her decision to take maternity leave earlier than she had first anticipated and her failure to return to work
at the appointed time meant she had been absent for an unacceptably long period.