How Is A Wrongful Death Settlement Paid Out?

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If your loved one has died due to the negligence or recklessness of someone else’s behavior, you can file a wrongful death lawsuit. This lawsuit determines the compensatory money and damages that you should receive due to the wrongful death of your loved one. While money certainly will not help ease your pain, it can… Read more »

What Is The Time Limit To File A Personal Injury Case?

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If you have been injured in a car accident, a slip and fall, or some other incident due to someone else’s reckless or careless behavior, you should be thinking about filing a personal injury case in Illinois’s civil courts. However, it is essential that you know, understand, and comply with the statute of limitations in… Read more »

Who Decides If You Qualify for Workers’ Compensation?

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All businesses operating in Illinois with employees are required to sign up for worker’s compensation insurance. This also includes businesses that only hire part-time employees. According to Illinois law, employers have to purchase a policy from an insurance company or get permission to self-insure. What Does Workers’ Compensation Cover? Worker’s compensation, also known as worker’s… Read more »

One Leg Is Shorter After Hip Replacement Surgery – What Do I Do?

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Hip replacement surgery is far from a simple or painless procedure. The ideal outcome is if a competent surgeon used appropriately sized components correctly to recreate the precise way the patient’s original hip was positioned. Naturally, imprecision can cause complications. The surgeon may end up using a hip replacement that is not sized correctly which… Read more »

Can I Get Worker’s Compensation For Contracting COVID At Work?

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The COVID-19 pandemic has forced more employees in their homes due to quarantine than businesses can handle. While granting worker’s compensation in these unprecedented times is tricky, professionals that deserve to be compensated are frontline and healthcare workers who are on the front lines trying to keep the pandemic at bay. COVID has caused record-high… Read more »

Common Causes of Auto Accidents

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More than 2 million people are injured in car accidents in the U.S. every year and many succumb to their injuries. With the rise of distraction triggers and smartphones, that number is increasing annually as-is business for a car accident attorney. Here are some of the most common causes of auto accidents not only in… Read more »