Injured at a Chicago Beach?

When hazards on land and in the water cause injuries at Chicago beaches, legal options may be available to help victims recover damages from negligent parties. Staying Safe at the Beach Whether having a family picnic,  playing in the sand, swimming offshore, or riding motorized watercraft, beach injuries can happen without warning. Chicago beach accidents […]

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Labor Day 2019: Did Your Designated Driver Drink Too Much?

Labor Day partygoers in Chicago are encouraged to use a designated driver to ensure they make it home safely, but studies reveal that selected drivers may not be staying sober. Designated Drivers Should Not Drink Designated drivers should be chosen based on complete sobriety. Instead, many people choose their designated drivers based on who in the […]

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Are Cruise Ships Doing Enough to Prevent Fall Accidents?

Cruise ships may not be doing enough to protect passengers from slip and fall accidents. Although the cruise line industry claims that falls are usually the result of reckless passenger behavior, advocates assert that implementing warning systems, enhancing training for crew members, and taking advance safety precautions could significantly reduce the number of injuries and […]

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How Will Recent Changes to the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act Impact Your Case?

A new Senate Bill recently signed into Illinois law creates changes to the Workers’ Compensation Act that allow workers to bring civil lawsuits against Illinois employers in occupational injury and disease cases. Recent Changes to the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act Illinois employers have relied on the fact that the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act and the Workers’ […]

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