Tag Archives: Illinois

Temp Worker Injuries In Illinois

We get contacted all the time by workers who were placed on a job site by a staffing agency and sustained an injury.  They are often told that temp workers aren’t covered under the Illinois Work Comp Act.  That simply is not true. The minute you start working, you are covered under the law. There … Continue Reading

Governor Rauner Doesn’t Want Cheap Work Comp Insurance

We normally blog about work injuries, but sometimes things happen that can affect injured workers so it’s worth talking about. If you have any questions about a claim call us at (312) 346-5578 or fill out our contact form. We cover all of Illinois. By a big majority, the Illinois House and Senate recently passed … Continue Reading

What Happens When You Get Fired While On Work Comp?

First point, it’s illegal to fire someone for pursuing a workers’ compensation claim in Illinois.  We’ve seen cases where that’s happened and the fired worker has sued and won millions.  But that’s not what this post is about. What I’m talking about is when you are hurt at work and get let go because the … Continue Reading