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Illinois Work Injury During Training

Many Illinois companies make you feel like you aren’t a real employee until they say so.  That can be done through probationary periods or a time of extended training. Often it’s a way to pay you less for a short time or to make firing you easier.  It happens with small companies and even big … Continue Reading

IL Work Comp – When You Fall At Work

One myth that I hear when it comes to Illinois workers’ compensation law is the belief that if you get injured at work you automatically are entitled to work comp benefits.  Usually you do, but it depends on the facts.  Your injury has to arise out your job duties and be in the course of … Continue Reading

Shady Lawyer Alert

We are Illinois work injury lawyers who will talk to you for free at any time.  Fill out the form to the right or call us at (312) 346-5578. Our blog discusses real life scenarios with the hopes of helping injured workers. This one is a doozy. There is a law that says if you … Continue Reading

“Is my injury work related?”

A lot of times the callers to our office don’t even know if they have a case.  Often they notice pain while working or someone has told them to look in to work comp benefits, but they haven’t had a specific accident. In other cases they are told (usually by an insurance adjuster) that they … Continue Reading
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