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Amazon Workers’ Compensation Claims

Amazon is an amazing company. It’s gone from an online seller of books to the main seller of everything.  The demand for their products is incredible and it’s been great for all of the jobs that it has created. Most of the Amazon jobs involve working in their Warehouse. They have locations in Joliet, Waukegan, … Continue Reading

A New Way For Your Lawyer To Blow You Off

As a business owner, I am constantly getting pitched services that will “help me grow my business.”  Virtual offices, search engine marketing, doctors who want to send me patients, the list goes on and on and it’s usually 3-4 calls a week. The latest pitch I got I’d never heard of and it came from … Continue Reading

Illinois Workers’ Compensation Questions

We are Chicago workers’ compensation attorneys who help with cases anywhere in Illinois.  We’ll talk to you for free and in confidence.  Call us at (312) 346-5578 or fill out our contact form.  We of course blog every couple of days.  Sometimes we get good questions that aren’t enough for a blog post, but I … Continue Reading

Marijuana And Illinois Work Injuries

It’s essentially legal to smoke marijuana in Illinois.  It’s also legal to drink alcohol.  But if you get hurt at work and have alcohol in your system, you’ll likely lose your case.  If you get hurt at work and have marijuana in your system, you might not lose your case in the long run, but … Continue Reading

Advice For Laid Off Butterball Employees

Last week Butterball announced that it was laying off around 600 workers at its Gusto meatpacking plant in Montgomery, Illinois.  Apparently they are going to stop making the pork products that are manufactured there. If you work at Gusto or any place else that is closing or has layoffs, there are some things to know.  … Continue Reading
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