What You Should Know About Medical Liens
After you’ve won a personal injury settlement following a serious accident, it can feel like you’ve reached the end of a long journey. However, if you’ve never been involved in a personal injury
Workers’ Comp Benefits: How Much Can I Get?
Just about everyone knows if they get hurt on the job they can apply for workers’ compensation benefits. What many people don’t know, however, is how much they are entitled to collect, or even whe
I Was Injured by a Co-worker, Is That Workers’ Comp?
If you are injured while on the job, workers’ compensation will generally cover the medical costs of your injuries. Learn what will happen if you are hurt by a co-worker while at work, and what you
Construction Site Injuries: What You Need to Know
Cities are expanding, and suburbs are growing thicker wherever we turn. It’s difficult to walk a short block without finding yourself wandering onto a construction site. Construction companies have
How FELA Protects Injured Railroad Workers
The idea of workers’ compensation in this country is a relatively recent concept. For the longest time, if you were injured on the job, you could hope for a little money from the company, but there
What Happens When Your Employer Doesn’t Have Workers’ Comp Insurance?
Most employers in Illinois are required to carry workers’ compensation insurance. An estimated 91 percent of all Illinois employers will have workers’ comp insurance, but there is still a chance t