Category Archives: Personal Injury
What Is My Personal Injury Case Worth?
There are many costs associated with a personal injury, both personally and financially. An accident, whether it be a dog bite, motor vehicle incident or slip and fall often has a tremendous negative impact on your quality of life. Fortunately, if a person, company or government entity is in any way responsible for your… Read More »
Amazon Drivers: What To Do After A Slip And Fall Accident
Delivery drivers face significant dangers in making deliveries. In fact, about 20% of all workplace fatalities are suffered by delivery drivers. The following article will provide some information regarding the actions Amazon drivers should take after a slip and fall accident. Report the accident. The first thing you will need to do after being… Read More »
How To Prevent Knee Injuries In The Workplace
The following article will provide some helpful information regarding the occurrence of knee injuries in the workplace and how employers can help prevent them. How do knee injuries typically occur? Though most knee injuries occur due to a slip and fall accident, knees are also vulnerable when they perform repetitive motions, make odd turns… Read More »
What To Do During An Independent Medical Examination (IME)
The following article will provide some tips regarding how to prepare for independent medical examinations (IMEs). What is an independent medical examination (IME)? An independent medical examination (IME) is a medical examination that is scheduled and paid for by the insurance company. The examination is performed by a physician chosen by the insurance company… Read More »
Understanding Spinal Cord Injuries
Spinal cord injuries can have devastating physical and mental effects. These types of injuries often require extensive treatment which could last for months or even several years. The following article will prove an in-depth analysis of spinal cord injuries. What are some types of spinal cord injuries? The severity of a spinal cord injury… Read More »
Workplace Products Liability Claims
If you were ever injured on the job from using defective safety equipment, you may have a valid products liability claim. The following article will provide some helpful information regarding the elements of proof for products liability claims. What is a products liability claim? A products liability claim is a civil action which is… Read More »
How Should I Prepare For An Independent Medical Examination (IME)?
The following article will provide some tips regarding how to prepare for independent medical examinations (IMEs). What is an independent medical examination (IME)? An independent medical examination (IME) is a medical examination performed by a physician that is used to resolve questions about your medical condition for purposes of a workers compensation claim. As… Read More »
How To Prove Pain And Suffering Damages In A Personal Injury Case
If you were recently injured in an accident and are planning to file a personal injury lawsuit, you may be entitled to pain and suffering damages. The following article will provide some information regarding how to provide evidence of your pain and suffering in court. What are pain and suffering damages? Pain and suffering… Read More »
Is A Business Liable For A Customer Injury In Illinois?
If you were ever injured in a business before, you have likely considered filing a personal injury lawsuit to hold the owner responsible for your injuries. The following article will provide some information regarding whether store owners in Illinois are liable for customer injuries that occur in their stores. What does Illinois law say… Read More »
What You Should Know About Illinois’ Slip/Trip And Fall Laws
Slip and fall accidents are very common. In fact, these slip/trip and fall accidents currently account for over 1 million hospital visits. If you are injured in a slip/trip and fall accident in Illinois, there are some things you should know before you decide whether or not to file a personal injury claim. You… Read More »