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How to Prove A Slip And Fall Case in Illinois

how to prove and win a slip and fall case in Illinois

According to Injury Facts, slip and fall accidents were ranked the number 1 nonfatal preventable injury in 2017. Everyone is bound to slip and fall at some point in their lives and it’s important to know your rights. For example, if you go to the grocery store and slip on a wet spot, do you have the right to sue? If you choose to file a claim, your lawyer will need to prove that the property owner was responsible for your injuries. There are many factors that go into proving fault and ultimately winning a slip and fall case. This...

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Construction Accidents on the Job

Construction accidents on the job

Chicago area construction workers are skilled and hard working. You are the reason that this area continues to grow and thrive. But you work a dangerous job and injuries are frequent. You undoubtedly have suffered more than a few injuries over the years. Your employer should have insurance that covers your injuries, but not all construction firms purchase the best coverage. And if you are working for a subcontractor, things can get even trickier when it comes to insurance. Construction workers frequently suffer from falls, cuts, fractures and head injuries while on the job. These injuries cause you to lose work...

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