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March 2019 Archives

Is my injury covered by workers' compensation?

Most employers are mandated by state law to provide insurance for their employees who are injured or become ill during the course of their employment. Many Illinois residents may not be aware that injured employees can get workers' compensation for work-related injuries, regardless of whose fault the accident was. However, it's important to know which injuries are covered by workers' compensation and which are not.

Thousands die in preventable railroad accidents annually

Thousands of trains pass through Illinois yearly and passersby rely on the rail industry to keep them safe from accidents. This means commuters, pedestrians and motorists alike all rely on the train operator to be properly licensed, the crossing gate to operate properly and warning sounds to function correctly. When this does not happen, a catastrophic crash could occur and cause the loss of many lives.

Risk of injury increases for Illinois motorcyclists in spring

Were you among other Illinois residents who eagerly awaited the results of Punxsutawney Phil's assessment of the climate, in particular, whether there would be six more weeks of winter or spring time weather would soon arrive? Groundhog Day is a national custom many people enjoy. Whether or not there is merit to the famous ground hog's weather forecast is debatable.

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