Third-Party Claims

Aggressively Seeking Compensation From Negligent Third Parties Under Illinois law, you cannot sue your employer for an injury that happens in the course of your employment. Your only remedy against your employer, even if your employer’s negligence caused your injury, is to file for workers’ compensation benefits. However, when someone other than your employer is … Continue reading Third-Party Claims

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Accident Injury Lawyers Fighting For You In choosing a personal injury lawyer, you want to look for these attributes: A lawyer bold enough to ask for the maximum settlement A lawyer with a track record of significant wins A lawyer who communicates well with you — good “chemistry” We believe Strong Law Offices meets these … Continue reading Personal Injury lp

Back Injuries in the Workplace

Back injuries are one of the most common types of injuries sustained in the workplace. Some work-related back injuries are the result of direct trauma such as slip-and-falls or lifting heavy objects, and others are the result of repeated activity over an extended period. How Do Back Injuries Happen? Most back injuries sustained in the … Continue reading Back Injuries in the Workplace

Returning to Work After Suffering From a Workplace Traumatic Brain Injury

Workers who have obtained a traumatic brain injury from an accident that occurred on-the-job may have difficulties returning to work. Workers in Illinois and across the country run the risk of becoming injured while on the job. Although some industries are more hazardous than others, a simple slip-and-fall, trip or falling object can have serious … Continue reading Returning to Work After Suffering From a Workplace Traumatic Brain Injury

Illinois Supreme Court Clarifies Issue Involving Snow and Ice Removal Act

In December 2016, the Illinois Supreme Court issued a ruling that in some cases, limits the immunities provided to residential owners and operators by the Snow and Ice Removal Act. In doing so, it expands a plaintiff’s right to claim damages for injuries resulting from some types of slip-and-fall cases involving snow and ice. Early … Continue reading Illinois Supreme Court Clarifies Issue Involving Snow and Ice Removal Act