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September 2017 Archives

Worker injured in construction site accident in Illinois

Even as summer ends and fall begins, construction work is continuing across the state of Illinois. It is understood by most that construction work can be dangerous. Workers often work high above the ground or with heavy machinery. There is always the risk of falls, crush injuries and other on-the-job injuries.

What is 'negligence' in Illinois?

Being seriously injured is no fun at all. Unfortunately, many Illinois residents likely have had to deal with the pain and discomfort that comes with having an injury. It can create a feeling of helplessness, lead to expensive medical bills and lost wages at work, and just generally keep a person from living their best life. When such injuries are the fault of someone else, such as the result of a car accident caused by another driver's carelessness, injured individuals may wish to remember that they may have a legal right to compensation.

Help for nursing home and medical malpractice cases

Residents of Granite City, the eastern suburbs of Saint Louis and all of southern Illinois put a lot of trust in medical providers like doctors, hospitals, and nursing homes. In many cases, they quite literally put their lives in the hands of these people, trusting that they have the competence and willingness to protect and preserve their health.

Injured railroad worker keeps $21 million judgment

Workers often face the risk of serious maritime and railroad injuries and exorbitant medical expenses in Illinois. Recently, a state appeals court affirmed a $21 million judgment for a conductor for the Northern Southern Railway Company who suffered a crushed foot in a work-related accident.

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