Can an Estate Receive Workers’ Compensation Benefits When a Worker Is Killed?

The estate of workers in Illinois can receive death benefits when a worker is killed on the job. This helps families recover from the aftermath of the unexpected accident or illness and the resulting loss of income. Many individuals may be able to claim long-term death benefits after a work-related fatality. These benefits are allocated… Continue reading Can an Estate Receive Workers’ Compensation Benefits When a Worker Is Killed?

Are Energy Drinks Really Safe?

Energy drinks, which are very popular among young people in Illinois, may not be safe to drink, according to recent research. The combination of caffeine with other stimulants, including guarana extract and taurine, may cause more adverse effects than drinks that only contain caffeine. Habitual consumption of energy drinks can lead to stroke, renal failure,… Continue reading Are Energy Drinks Really Safe?

These Three Vehicle Safety Features Are Saving Lives in Illinois

Seat belts, airbags and anti-lock braking systems, when properly utilized and functioning, can reduce the severity of injuries and possibility of death in vehicle accidents. Although these three features have been around for a while, they continue to be rated as some of the most effective safety technologies for modern vehicles on the road. Greatest… Continue reading These Three Vehicle Safety Features Are Saving Lives in Illinois