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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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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 … 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

Games Workers’ Comp Adjusters Play

As I get older, my weekends are certainly way less about going to bars than they were when I was in my twenties.  My wife and I like to go to dinner with friends.  We also do game nights with our friends.  It’s a good excuse to get together and laugh at ourselves and our … Continue Reading

Injured At Work. What Happens Next?

A reader of our blog contacted us and asked the following: I hurt my back the other day while working in Chicago.  I reported it to my boss and went to the doctor. Do I wait to hear from the insurance company or should I do something else? That’s a good question. There is no … Continue Reading

Do You Need To Go To A Second IME?

A reader of the blog had a very interesting situation.  He had been hurt at work and right after he was injured, the insurance company sent him for an IME.  That hired gun doctor said he was fine and could go back to work. Fortunately this injured worker was smart enough to seek out his … Continue Reading
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