What Disqualifies You From Workers’ Comp in Illinois?
In general, individuals will be able to recover compensation after sustaining an on-the-job injury in Illinois. The workers’ compensation system in this state is considered “no-fault,” which means individuals can typically recover compensation regardless of who caused the injury. However, there are certain circumstances where individuals can be disqualified from recovering workers’ compensation. We...Read More
Frequently Asked Questions About Chicago Workers’ Compensation
You should be able to recover compensation after sustaining a workplace injury in Chicago. However, we know that recovering compensation can be challenging, particularly when dealing with aggressive insurance carriers or employers. Here, we want to address some of the most frequently asked questions about Chicago workers’ compensation laws, and as always, speak with...Read More
How Much is My Illinois Workers’ Compensation Claim Worth?
If you or somebody you care about has sustained a workplace injury in Chicago or anywhere in Illinois, you should be able to recover compensation for your losses. However, injured workers often receive pushback from insurance carriers and their employers. Here, we want to discuss how much you can expect to receive for your...Read More
How to File a Workers’ Compensation Claim in Illinois
If you or somebody you care about has sustained a workplace injury, you should be able to recover compensation for your medical bills and a significant portion of your lost wages. However, the process of obtaining this compensation can be challenging. Here, we want to discuss how you, as a worker, can properly file...Read More