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Free advice from a Chicago workers compensation attorney on what to do if injured on the job in Illinois. Help all over including Wheaton, Peoria, Decatur, Quad Cities, all of IL for job accidents.

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Have You Avoided The Doctor Because Of Covid?

One interesting fact about Illinois Workers’ Compensation law is that it changes all of the time.  The basic principles remain the same, but either new laws get passed or new cases interpret existing law to change how we’ve always viewed things or establish for the first time how a certain aspect of a case should … Continue Reading

Some Random Illinois Work Comp Info

We are Illinois attorneys who will talk to you for free any time for cases everywhere in Illinois.  Fill out our contact form or call us at 312-346-5578. Every few months I like to put a blog post together of answers to questions I’ve received that don’t need a full blog post.  In no order … Continue Reading

The Biggest Factor To Win Your Work Comp Trial

Most Illinois workers’ compensation cases don’t go to trial.  They usually settle well before that is a possibility and in some cases they settle right before the case is going to go to hearing. While this is usual for 90%+ of cases, some do go to arbitration.  That happens because there is a real disagreement … Continue Reading

Are You Having Trouble Getting In To See A Doctor?

About six weeks ago when Coronavirus started to rock our worlds in Illinois, we wrote a blog post about how COVID 19 will affect Illinois workers’ compensation cases.  The last thing mentioned is that we don’t know what we aren’t thinking of.  This is a new situation for everyone.  One thing that clearly wasn’t anticipated … Continue Reading

Staffing Agency Injuries In Illinois

A caller to my office has been working at a well known company for over six months.  She has been doing the same job as every full-time employee in the department who has been there for years.  She’s just not an employee of this Chicago area company.  How is that possible? Well, she was placed … Continue Reading

Jewel Workers Compensation Claims

We are experienced Chicago work comp attorneys who will talk to you for free about your case.  If you would like our help, please fill out our contact form or call us at 312-346-5578 to speak with a lawyer.  One of the great rewards of doing this job is that I get to learn about … Continue Reading
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