OSHA | December 8, 2021

Anytime a person sustains a workplace injury, they should be able to receive workers’ compensation coverage. However, those who have sustained a workplace injury are going to hear the term “maximum medical improvement,” but they may not completely understand what this means. Here, our Chicago workers’ comp lawyers want to discuss MMI and how this plays a role in your work injury claim.

Understanding Maximum Medical Improvement

What is Maximum Medical Improvement?

Truck Accidents,Work Accidents | December 7, 2021

If you work in the trucking industry, then you need to know whether or not you are covered by the workers’ compensation system in Illinois. The good news is that just about every employee in this state is covered by workers’ compensation in the event they sustain a workplace injury. This includes truck drivers. However, you do need to know what type of coverage you can receive in the event you sustain a workplace injury and have to turn to the workers’ compensation system.

What is Available for Truck Drivers Through Workers’ Comp?

Mesothelioma & Asbestos | December 6, 2021

For those who have worked in industrial settings or in areas where they may have been exposed to asbestos, it is crucial to understand the warning signs of mesothelioma. However, we do need to point out the importance of not relying on a self-diagnosis. You need to contact a skilled medical professional who can help you through this process. You should be evaluated by a trusted and qualified medical professional if you suspect you may have mesothelioma or if you have been exposed to asbestos in the past.

Signs and Symptoms to Look Out For

Work Accidents | November 9, 2021

Workplace accidents are not uncommon in and around the Chicago area. However, industrial accidents that occur inside of factories often result in severe injuries that lead to significant time away from work for the victim. Here, we want to discuss the most common types of factory accidents that can occur as well as steps that individuals can take to recover the compensation they are entitled to in these situations.

How Common Are Factory Work Injuries?

Car accidents | November 8, 2021

Analyzing the Long-Term Costs of an Amputation
Amputations are one of the most catastrophic types of injuries that can occur. Amputations can happen in a wide variety of ways, including vehicle accidents, agricultural accidents, factory or warehouse accidents, and construction accidents. Here, we want to discuss the long-term costs of an amputation incident.

Analyzing the Long-Term Costs of an Amputation

Truck Accidents | November 7, 2021

Accidents involving large commercial trucks often result in major injuries and extensive property damage. There are various types of collisions that can occur involving larger commercial trucks, but perhaps the most dangerous is called an underride collision.

Underride crashes occur when a smaller passenger vehicle ride underneath the back or sides of the larger commercial truck. Here, we want to discuss how these incidents typically occur as well as the most common types of injuries sustained by individuals inside the passenger vehicles.

Truck Accidents | November 6, 2021

Accidents involving large commercial trucks often result in significant injuries and major property damage. However, determining liability in the aftermath of these incidents can be challenging. It is often necessary for an attorney to get involved and send a letter of spoliation to every party. Here, our team of personal injury lawyers want to discuss a letter of spoliation and how this important documentation can help preserve evidence regardless of whether or not the case is handled through insurance carriers or goes to a personal injury jury trial.

What is a Letter of Spoliation?

What is a Letter of Spoliation?

Truck Accidents | November 5, 2021

If you or somebody you care about has been injured or sustained property damage due to the careless or negligent actions of a truck driver or trucking company, you need to seek legal assistance immediately. Accidents involving large commercial trucks become incredibly complicated, particularly when it comes to determining liability and securing fair compensation. Here, we want to discuss what a Chicago truck accident attorney can do to help resolve your case in a way that secures maximum compensation for your losses.

Call an Attorney Once the Emergency is Over

Pedestrian Accident | November 4, 2021

Crosswalk Safety Tips
Crosswalks should be areas where pedestrians can safely get across the street and not have to worry about speeding vehicles. Unfortunately, drivers tend to disregard crosswalk safety laws in Chicago and throughout Illinois. Here, our Chicago child injury lawyers want to discuss how to keep children safe at crosswalks. It is crucial for adults to always discuss roadway and crosswalk safety with children of all ages. By instilling traffic safety values, parents are taking the steps necessary to build a lifetime of safe roadway practices in their kids.

Safety is The Most Important Aspect for Children and Crosswalks

Bus Accidents | November 3, 2021

School Bus Safety Tips
As a parent, we know that there is nothing more important than the safety of your child. This is especially true when it comes to school buses. However, school bus laws often seem vague or confusing for parents. Here, our team of local injury lawyers wants to do what we can to explain the most important school bus safety measures that you need to be aware of.

Some Common School Bus Safety Rules

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