Tag Archives: workers compensation

What Happens When You Get Fired While On Work Comp?

First point, it’s illegal to fire someone for pursuing a workers’ compensation claim in Illinois.  We’ve seen cases where that’s happened and the fired worker has sued and won millions.  But that’s not what this post is about. What I’m talking about is when you are hurt at work and get let go because the … Continue Reading

Intersection Syndrome & Illinois Work Comp

Overuse and injury may cause some major issues with your body when you have a physical job or one that is repetitive in nature. One of those injuries could be intersection syndrome. This syndrome is typically diagnosed due to overuse or physical activities that require large amounts of forearm use. Some common physical actions that … Continue Reading
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