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What Does Vocational Rehabilitation Pay For?

We are experienced Illinois workers’ compensation attorneys who will talk to you for free about your case.  Call us any time at 888-705-1766.  We cover all of Illinois. Vocational rehabilitation does not occur in most work comp cases.  It happens when injured workers have permanent restrictions that can not be accommodated by their employer.  A … Continue Reading

Tips For When Your Lawyer Leaves Their Firm

There is no law that requires your attorney to have any amount of experience to handle your case. If you have an Illinois law license, you can sign up an Illinois workers’ compensation case. Now if you are an injured worker, while you can hire anyone you want, you’d certainly want an attorney that has … Continue Reading

When You Have A Pre-Existing Injury You Never Knew About

Dealing with insurance companies on Illinois workers’ compensation cases often feels like a game of cat and mouse. We only represent honest workers with legitimate claims. Insurance companies will still treat some of these people like scammers and fight cases that shouldn’t be denied. They will also use questionable and sometimes outright gross tactics to … Continue Reading

Truck Driver Leg And Foot Injuries

If you would like to speak to a work injury attorney for free, call us at 888-705-1766 or fill out our contact form and we will call you. We have helped thousands of truck drivers over the years with workers’ compensation cases.  Many of these are based out of Illinois.  Others were injured while traveling … Continue Reading

Being On TTD Doesn’t Mean You Are A Prisoner

So here’s an interesting story, at least as far as Illinois work comp law goes. This really nice guy called me after getting a back injury at work.  He’s done EVERYTHING right. He reported the accident right away.  He got medical treatment right away.  He told the doctor he was hurt at work.  He has … Continue Reading

Hearing Loss And Illinois Workers’ Compensation

Hearing loss cases are unique because we all are exposed to loud noises at various times of the day.  If you live in Chicago it’s probably worse for you than if you live in a more rural area like Champaign or Belleville, but no matter where you are, there are likely cars honking, people yelling, … Continue Reading

How Does Workers Comp Work In Illinois

We are Illinois workers compensation attorneys who will talk to you for free. Call us at 888-705-1766 or fill out our contact form and we’ll call you. I like direct people.  I’m very blunt when people ask me questions.  I’ll talk to anyone about an Illinois work injury, but the best calls are when people … Continue Reading

The Illinois Workers’ Compensation Doctor

If you are injured at work, your workers’ compensation doctor will have a very big impact on your workers’ compensation claim. Your doctor will greatly influence: What kind of treatment you should receive. How long you should be off of work. How your injury will affect you for years down the road. Now, remember that … Continue Reading
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