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Changes to Exclusive Remedy Provision in Illinois Effective Now
Thursday Aug 15th

Changes to the exclusive remedy provision in Illinois give workers greater freedom when filing claims against employers for latent injuries. […]

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Why Is Chicago Handing Over Control of the Workers’ Comp Program?
Wednesday Jul 17th

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has initiated plans to hire outside firms to oversee the operations of the city’s workers’ compensation […]

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Understanding the Dangers of Working with Portland Cement
Monday Jun 17th

Prolonged or repeated exposure to portland cement through direct contact or inhalation can cause serious injuries to construction workers, limiting […]

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What’s Causing Your Hearing Loss and What Can Be Done to Minimize the Damage?
Friday May 24th

Hazardous noise levels and ototoxic chemicals at work can cause hearing loss. Employers in Illinois are requires to protect workers […]

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Ladders: Tools of the Trade or Tragedy Waiting to Happen?
Thursday Apr 25th

Ladders may be tools of the trade for construction and maintenance workers, but they are also some of the most […]

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Don’t Hold Back when Talking to Your Doctor After a Work Injury
Tuesday Jan 22nd

Candid conversations and full disclosure of symptoms to physicians are crucial following a work-related accident. Disclosing all symptoms and their impact […]

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What Is a Functional Capacity Evaluation?
Wednesday Dec 26th

Individuals who have suffered a work injury in Illinois may need to take a Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) to determine […]

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Injured Workers’ Benefit Fund: When Your Employer Doesn’t Have Workers Comp
Wednesday Nov 21st

When an uninsured employer fails to pay for workers’ compensation benefits, injured workers in Illinois can apply for benefits via […]

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When Scaffolding Gives Way
Wednesday Oct 17th

Scaffolding failure can cause serious, potentially lethal injuries. When falls from height occur, a workers’ comp lawyer can help investigate […]

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Did Your Fall Accident Leave You Hanging?
Wednesday Sep 19th

Fall arrest systems, including safety straps, harnesses, and cables can cause suspension trauma, or orthostatic intolerance, if a worker remains […]

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