Premises Liability Lawyers In Central And Northern Illinois Have you been injured on someone else’s property because of their failure to properly maintain buildings, sidewalks, driveways, stairways or other fixtures? At Strong Law Offices, we represent individuals who have been injured on residential and commercial property due to property owner negligence. If you have been … Continue reading Slip-and-Falls
Investigating A Slip-And-Fall Accident When investigating a potential premises liability or slip-and-fall accident, Strong Law Offices looks at and speaks to potential clients for detailed information. It is very important that our lawyers develop a thorough understanding of exactly how, when, and where the slip-and-fall or premises liability accident may have occurred. There are many … Continue reading Investigating a Slip-and-Fall Accident
Slip-and-fall accidents are often thought of as accidents that only happen in the winter, but they can easily happen in any season. When you’re around water, ice, snow or other slick materials, there’s a chance of falling. One place that many people end up slipping and falling is at the pool. Pools typically have gritty … Continue reading What can you do to avoid slip-and-fall accidents at the pool?
You may think of slipping and falling as something that only happens to the elderly or to people who are walking on ice or snow in the winter. However, lots of slip-and-fall accidents happen in the spring and summer despite warmer temperatures. One of the main causes of slip-and-fall accidents is water on slick tiles. … Continue reading What are some common slip-and-fall injuries?
It’s interesting that slip, trip and fall accidents happen as often as they do, because people, by nature, are fairly good at recognizing hazards and avoiding them. However, some are simply not as obvious, and they can lead to falls that cause injuries. Slips and trips cause many injuries for people visiting friends, shops and … Continue reading What are the common causes of slip-and-fall accidents?
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), falls are the leading cause of death and injury for older Americans. However, don’t believe that only seniors can be the victims of slip-and-fall accidents. The CDC reports that only 25 percent of the people who visit emergency rooms for injuries related to a fall … Continue reading Slip-and-fall injuries don’t happen only to senior citizens
Slip-and-fall accidents are serious matters that must be treated accordingly. One thing that you have to remember is that these kinds of accidents can lead to devastating injuries, even though a “simple fall” might not sound too serious at first. The way that a person’s body hits the ground in a fall — and that … Continue reading Treat every slip-and-fall accident seriously
A person who slips and falls while in a Peoria store or a restaurant could be at risk for suffering serious ankle injuries. Depending on the severity of the injury, the person could have trouble with temporary or permanent limited mobility and severe pain, making it difficult to get around and potentially even preventing him … Continue reading Ankle injuries caused by slip-and-fall accidents
Winning Workers’ Comp Claims For Work-Related Back Injuries If you have suffered a back injury on the job, or because of the negligence of someone else in an accident off the job, you may be able to recover compensation for your losses. Back injuries can severely restrict movement and may limit your ability to work. … Continue reading Work-Related Back Injuries
Lawyers For Injuries From Falls In Illinois Injuries from working at heights can cause back injuries, neck injuries, head injuries and other serious injuries that can require a significant amount of recovery time. While you are unable to work, you are entitled to receive workers’ compensation benefits. Our lawyers are here to help you through … Continue reading Injuries From Falls
Workplace Injury Lawyers Serving Illinois We are the legal team at Strong Law Offices, serving people throughout Illinois in all types of workers’ compensation claims. Our firm is an experienced and trusted source for legal advice and is entirely committed to helping our clients recover the highest possible monetary award for injuries suffered on the … Continue reading Types of Injuries in Workers’ Compensation
Where We Have Won Car accidents — An injury from a car accident, which can be caused by something as trivial as the other driver being on the cellphone, can affect your life in many ways. Our lawyers will work to gather evidence in a timely manner and work to make your claim as strong … Continue reading Where We Have Won
Helping People Who Have Lost A Loved One In A Fatal Accident When you have lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligence, the emotional pain can be so overwhelming that it may be difficult to deal with the financial consequences. You may have lost your family’s primary provider. There may be extensive medical … Continue reading Wrongful Death
Representing Victims Of Property Owner Negligence The owner of a property owes a duty of care to visitors to that property. The owner must comply with fire codes, provide adequate security measures, remove ice on sidewalks in a timely manner and remove dangerous conditions throughout the building. When a property owner fails to do so … Continue reading Premises Liability
Hospital Malpractice Lawyers Hospital and emergency room physicians and nurses have a hard job, and for the most part, they perform remarkably well. This does not release them or their institutions, however, from surgical and anesthetic errors or from the duty of treating patients in a reasonable time frame — following through on patient complaints … Continue reading Surgical & ER Errors
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
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 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
Injuries happen in the workplace. Sometimes a slip-and-fall on the way into work causes an injury; other times it is a car accident while driving as part of work duties. In some of the most serious cases, workplace violence may result in a life-changing injury or even death. In most cases, workers’ compensation is available … Continue reading Who Pays When an Illinois Workers’ Comp Insurer Goes Broke?
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