Injury at New Home Construction Site

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Mundelein client was injured at his new home site when checking on the contractor’s progress. While inspecting some finishings his hand got injured when some tooling was improperly stored. He was awarded $25,000 minus medical bills. Category: Case Results Blog, Construction Accidents, Hand Injuries, Negligence, Premises Liability, The Law Offices of Robert T. Edens, P.C.

Barrington, IL Personal Injury Attorney – Bicyclist Hit From Behind By Truck-Thrown Over Handlebars

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Plaintiff was riding her bicycle in the bike lane when she was hit from behind by Defendant Enterprise and thrown over the handlebars landing on her head.  Plaintiff, who was a 3rd year college student at Columbia College, sustained a traumatic brain injury; brain hemorrhage in the left temporal lobe; altered consciousness; fractures of T-6,… Read more »

Round Lake, IL. Personal Injury Attorney, Rear-ended While Stopped At Traffic Light

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Plaintiffs were rear-ended while stopped at traffic light.  Plaintiff female age 24 sustained soft tissue strains/sprains to her neck, back, shoulder and knee.  Plaintiff male suffered neck and back strain. Verdict:$14,460; $7,340 to female Plaintiff ($6,340 past medical expenses; $1,000 past pain and suffering); $7,120 to male Plaintiff ($6,120 past medical expenses; $1,000 past pain… Read more »

Grayslake IL Workers’ Compensation Attorney – Electrician Slips On Ice Cream Residue

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Date: November 2010 County: Lake Plaintiff’s Medical Doctors: Dr. Robert Sulo (Internist), Dr. Sherwin Ho (Orthopedist) and Dr. Scott Price (Orthopedist) Plaintiff’s Experts: Timothy Galarnyk (Safety), Jeffrey W. Lucas, Ph.D. (Vocational Rehabilitation) and Dr. Steven Sclamberg (Orthopedist) Plaintiff was a union electrician employed by a 3rd party to perform work at a Kraft Foods Bakery…. Read more »

Barrington IL Workers’ Compensation Attorney-Carpenter Falls At Construction Site – Verdict: Not Guilty

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12 Things Every Injured Worker Must Know-FREE to All Illinois Injured Workers Verdict: Not Guilty County: Cook Plaintiff’s Doctors: Dr. Michael Zindrick (Orthopedist) Plaintiff’s Experts: Kenneth J. Yotz (Safety and Jason Tolmaire (Accountant/CPA) Plaintiff, a journeyman carpenter, was walking across a wooden plank when it broke causing him to fall 5 to 8 feet into the… Read more »

Lake County IL Workers’ Compensation Attorney – Ironworker Trips Over Debris At Jobsite – Verdict: $436,095

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Verdict:$436,095 Date: October 2010 County: Cook Plaintiff’s Doctors: Dr. Lawrence W. Frank (Rehab/Physical Medicine) and Dr. Mark Lorenz (Orthopedist) Plaintiff’sExperts: Dennis Puchalski (Safety) Summary: Plaintiff was working below a bridge that was having demolition work done on it when, while carrying equipment, he stumbled over fallen debris causing him to sustain a lumbar disc herniation… Read more »

Antioch IL Workers’ Compensation Attorney – Mason Injured in Fall-Verdict: $275,000

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Lake County IL Workers Compensation Attorney – 20 Years Experience Verdict: $275,000 Date: February 2011 County: Cook Summary: Plaintiff fell 12 to 15 feet when the porch roof he was standing on collapsed. Plaintiff suffered C6-C7 fracture dislocation requiring surgery and extensive physical therapy. KNOW YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS. GET A FREE LEGAL CONSULTATION. Getting the… Read more »

Grayslake IL – Coal Miner Injured Moving Roof Supports-Verdict: 3,000,000

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Antioch IL Workers Compensation Attorney Verdict: 3,000,000 Date: February 2011 County: 1st Judicial Circuit Summary: Plaintiff was helping to unload mine roof supports when the shield mover he was using suddenly shifted and pinned Plaintiff between it and a shield already on the ground. Plaintiff suffered transverse process fractures at L1-L3 and extensive damage to… Read more »

Lake County IL Wrongful Death and Workers’ Compensation Attorney – Father and Son Buried In Trench Collapse – Verdict: $9,607,598

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Lake County Wrongful Death Attorney Robert Edens Has Been Awarded Millions for His Clients Verdict: $9,607,598 Date: April 2011 County: Cook PLTF Medical: Dr. Steven Louis (orthopedist) and Dr. Timothy E. King (Pain Management) PLTF Experts: Stephen E. Fournier, P.C. Robson Forensic Inc. Summary: Father and son were working for a sewer subcontractor. They were… Read more »