Barrington IL Work Injury Attorney – Fall From Ladder Breaks Electrician’s Leg

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Plaintiff was working in Defendant’s clothing store when he fell from a ladder.  Plaintiff sustained severe distal tibia and fibula fractures with four-inch bone loss requiring permanent fusion, foot fracture, hip fracture resulting from bone loss due to harvesting for graft and permanent disability.  The defense contended Plaintiff was an independent contractor and was responsible… Read more »

Wacaunda IL Personal Attorney- Plaintiff Slips and Falls Due to Wet Carpeting

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Defendant Universal Maintenance was hired to clean the carpets at Plaintiff’s place of employment.  Plaintiff contended that that Defendant cleaned the carpets but failed to place fans, butcher paper, or warning signs on the wet carpeting.  Plaintiff walked onto the carpeting and then stepped onto a tile floor where she slipped and fell because he… Read more »

Gurnee IL Personal Injury Attorney – Bicyclist Struck In Designated Bike Lane

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Plaintiff bicyclist was traveling in a designated bicycle lane when Defendant exists a car wash and collides with the Plaintiff.  The Plaintiff’s chin hit and cracked the Defendant’s windshield.  Plaintiff also suffered a right knee contusion and left shin contusion and later noticed sciatic pain down her left leg.  Defendant admitted negligence but contended that… Read more »