No. 1 CA-IC 1861.

122 Ariz. 312 (1978)

594 P.2d 1008

CONTINENTAL CASUALTY COMPANY, Petitioner, v. The INDUSTRIAL COMMISSION of Arizona, Respondent, Santos J. Lira, Respondent Employee, Farmers Investment Company, Respondent Employer.

Court of Appeals of Arizona, Division 1, Department C.

Rehearing Denied October 25, 1978.

Review Granted December 12, 1978.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Jennings, Strouss & Salmon by Steven C. Lester, Phoenix, for petitioner.

John H. Budd, Jr., Chief Counsel, The Industrial Commission of Arizona, Phoenix, for respondent.

Davis, Eppstein & Tretschok, P.C. by Robert W. Eppstein, Tucson, for respondent employee.


NELSON, Judge.

In this Special Action — Industrial Commission, the petitioner insurance carrier, Continental Casualty Company (Continental), asks us to determine whether the Industrial Commission acted correctly when it refused to administratively close a claim covered by Continental following a second injury to the same disc in the employee's back.

The respondent employee, Santos J. Lira (Lira), first injured his back in the course...

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