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If you work in a tough environment and are often exposed to risky elements, you may suffer a workplace injury. Such an injury means that you lose significant time on the job, need expensive medical treatments, and may become unable to perform to your maximum capacity. What you need to obtain workers' compensation for all your expenses and mental stress. Here, we first describe the law in Illinois and...

Category: Workers’ Compensation Lawyer,

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There are times when you can get injured because of using a particular product. It is important to understand that if you can prove that your injury is caused by a defective product, you can hold the vendor legally accountable and obtain compensation for your medical and other incurred expenses. Here are some more details of how product liability may apply in personal injury situations. What is Pr...

Category: Product Liability Attorney,

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Auto accidents often happen suddenly and unexpectedly. They often produce an injury that can prevent you from working at your optimum capacity. In fact, car repairs are costly as well. Getting the appropriate compensation for car accidents is important, if you want to ensure that you are not negatively affected by an accident. Hiring an auto accident lawyer in Illinois will help ensure that you get f...

Category: Auto Accidents Lawyer,

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Truck accidents are dangerous and often cause damage to property, and even loss of life. It is important to understand the common truck accidents and the ways in which you can avoid them. These auto accidents are the most expensive and you may need the support of an experienced truck accident lawyer to receive compensation from an insurance company. Here are some truck accidents and the ways to avoid...

Category: Truck Accident Lawyer,

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When you have a visitor on your property, you automatically are liable to make sure that nothing on your property may cause them a personal injury. This concept is the basis of all premises liability cases. You as a building occupant are responsible for creating a safe environment and ensuring that visitors are aware of the dangers present on the property and can avoid them with advance knowledge....

Category: Premises Liability,

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Driving in winter conditions is dangerous and raises the risk of suffering injury in an auto accident. These risks are greatly elevated for people who are unprepared for the weather. You should hire an accident lawyer to obtain the best compensation from your insurance company, if you suffer an accident due to poor weather. Here, we describe common winter conditions that can cause auto accidents: ...

Category: Auto Accident Lawyer,

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Most auto accidents happen in a flash and it is nearly impossible to avoid them. You have to go through a typical process after an accident to obtain compensation for the damages from the involved insurance companies. The process is complex and there are a few mistakes that you must avoid in order to present a strong insurance case. You can always get detailed information by seeking a reputed auto ac...

Category: Auto Accident Lawyer,

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Distracted driving is known to be the leading cause of traffic vehicle accidents on American roads. According to the statistics issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in 2015, over 391,000 people were injured and 3,477 died in auto accidents due to distracted driving. About 660,000 drivers have been found to be distracted by their cell phones while driving, leading to h...

Category: Auto Accident Attorney,

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Medical malpractice claims are influenced by numerous factors, and are difficult to prove, even though it may seem like an open and shut case to the plaintiff. Generally, when a patient files a claim, it is to recover damages caused due to the negligence or malpractice on part of the doctor, staff, or hospital. However, in order to defend themselves, doctors or hospitals try to pin the blame onto the...

Category: Medical Malpractice Attorney,

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Going for shopping in the holiday season is an activity everyone is eager about and looks forward to. Some people make plans with their loved ones to travel to the other side of the town to shop at an exclusive shopping center. Whether you are window shopping or purchasing a dress/suit from your favorite brand’s shop in a mall, you expect the premises to be free from any hazards. Unfortunately, ...

Category: Slip and Fall,

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People driving on Illinois roads are always at the risk of being involved in accidents, but during the holiday season, the risk increases for motorists manifold. Inclement weather, increased traffic, drunk driving, road rage, and many other factors make the holiday season particularly dangerous for everyone on the road. From Black Friday to Christmas and New Year’s Eve, it is the time when people a...

Category: Auto Accident Attorney,

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When you purchase a motor vehicle, equipment, appliance, or any other product, you believe that a reasonable care has been taken during its manufacturing to ensure that its construction and design will not cause any unreasonable risk of harm or injury when the product is used. Unfortunately, that is not always the case, as sometimes those products malfunction due to defects or absence of precautionar...

Category: Product Liability Attorney,

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An auto liability insurance provides you protection in case you caused an accident, resulting in bodily injury and property damage. The plaintiff will make a claim on your insurance policy to recover damages up to its limit. Similarly, a homeowners’ insurance keeps you safe in the event a guest slips, trips, or falls from your potential hazard on your property or is bitten by your dog off your prem...

Category: Umbrella Insurance,

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Thousands of accidents happen every day – fortunately, a majority of them result in minor damages with no physical harm, while some of them cause serious bodily injury and property damage. However, if you are involved in an accident as a passenger, you may not know how you can get compensation for their injuries. Generally, passengers have several options at their disposal for making a claim to rec...

Category: Auto Accident Attorney,

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Generally, auto accidents happen when one or both drivers acted negligently, resulting in a collision. However, sometimes when a driver is driving responsibly and safely, they face an unexpected and sudden event that was beyond their control, causing the accident. For example, the driver getting an unexpected seizure, causing them to lose consciousness and crashing into another vehicle. In such a sit...

Category: Auto Accident Attorney,

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Also known as insurance fraud, bad faith is the term used in cases where the consumers and businesses have been mistreated by insurance providers. Bad faith claims arise when an insurance company wrongfully denies a potential claim and refuses to pay the insured, leading to the violation of the insurance policy terms and conditions. Unfortunately, it is a common occurrence in personal injury cases, l...

Category: Auto Accident Attorney,

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Local, county, and state governments own many properties, ranging from office buildings and schools to parks and sidewalks. Just like private businesses and homeowners, the authorities have the duty to maintain their property and make them safe for the public. If you are injured on a public property, you can seek compensation to your damages by filing a claim against the government. However, the l...

Category: Premises Liability,

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Motorcyclists are more susceptible to experiencing catastrophic injuries as compared to car drivers because there is nothing solid and sturdy around them to stop them from impact against the rough pavement. This can lead to grave consequences, such as broken bones, road rash, traumatic brain injuries, and even death. According to a report by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA...

Category: Motorcycle Accident Attorney,

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When you are involved in a hit and run accident, it is likely you’ll feel anger and frustration. After all, someone just caused you damage and didn’t even hang around to offer help. In such situations, you may be confused as to how you can make a claim against the responsible driver and get compensation for your bodily injuries and vehicular damages. According to Illinois law, fleeing after an ac...

Category: Car Accident Attorney,

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Ridesharing services have become a preferred means of transport for many people, due to the reliability convenience, and low costs they offer to customers. Uber is among the most established ride-sharing programs in the United States known for successfully completing thousands of rides daily. It has been found that Uber completed its 2 billionth ride in Christmas 2015, which was its sixth year in the...

Category: Auto Accident Attorney,

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