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What To Do if Your Employer Is Violating Your Light-Duty Work Restrictions

By Connolly Injury Law |

After suffering a work-related injury, your life may be disrupted. You may be unable to go to work as you recover from your injury. However, depending on your condition, your doctor may provide some work restrictions and allow you to return to work after some time. If this happens, your employer is supposed to… Read More »

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Workers’ Compensation Claims for Work-Related Auto Accidents

By Connolly Injury Law |

You probably already know that Illinois employers are required by law to pay workers’ compensation benefits to employees who suffer injuries while on the job. When most people think of work-related accidents, they think of accidents such as machinery accidents and slip-and-fall accidents. However, apart from being eligible to recover workers’ compensation benefits after… Read More »

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Are Seasonal Workers in Illinois Eligible for Workers’ Compensation Benefits?

By Connolly Injury Law |

Seasonal workers are any workers who are employed in temporary employment situations that repeat themselves yearly around the same time. The work that a seasonal worker does is generally exclusive to a specific season of the year in a particular place, which is why they do not work all year round. Seasonal workers can… Read More »

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Why Is It Important to Report a Work Injury Promptly?

By Connolly Injury Law |

After suffering a work-related injury, it is crucial that you report your injury promptly to your employer. In Illinois, the law requires that you report your work injury to your employer promptly if you want to receive workers’ compensation benefits. Specifically, under Illinois workers’ compensation law, you have 45 days after suffering your work… Read More »

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Common Challenges Employees Face When Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim

By Connolly Injury Law |

Suffering a work-related injury is the last thing any worker wants to happen to them. A work-related injury can cause financial hardships, especially if you must take time off work to recover. Fortunately, the workers’ compensation system is in place to help employees who suffer injuries while on the job. In Illinois, workers’ compensation… Read More »

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