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Landlord Liability in Apartment Accidents

Posted by A. Lou Benassi | May 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you have been injured in a slip-and-fall accident in your rental apartment, you may be facing severe physical pain along with financial hardship. Luckily, there is hope--you may be eligible to receive compensation from your landlord or his or her insurer to help pay your medical bills and comp...

Illinois' Electronic Distracted Driving Laws

Posted by A. Lou Benassi | May 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Drivers trying to use certain electronic devices while they are behind the wheel has resulted in an increase in distracted driving accidents. Due to this increase, the state of Illinois introduced a number of changes to their distracted driving laws in order to cut down on the number of people ge...

Police Body Camera Usage in Illinois

Posted by A. Lou Benassi | May 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

The use of body cameras by law enforcement officers has become increasingly commonplace in recent years to both prove that officers' actions were necessary. For example, if an officer is forced to kill someone in self defense and the camera records the incident, the body camera video can be used ...

New Sick Leave Law in Illinois

Posted by Athena M. Herman | May 09, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Illinois Sick Leave Act, which first went into effect on January 1, 2017, has made a few changes to the way employers are required to let their employees make use of their sick leave benefits. Before, it only required them to let employees take time off for their own health issues. The change...

Recovering Compensation After a Burn Injury in Illinois

Posted by A. Lou Benassi | Mar 01, 2018 | 0 Comments

Injuries caused by burns can range from uncomfortable to excruciating--and, in some instances, life-threatening. If you are the victim of a severe burn from an accident that occurred in Illinois, then you may be entitled to recover compensation for the pain that you have suffered. The experienced...

Seeking Justice After a Birth Injury

Posted by A. Lou Benassi | Feb 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Bringing a child into the world should be a time of joy. Sometimes, however, complications arise during labor or after delivery that cause injury to your baby. Facing this situation can quickly turn a celebratory moment into one of heartbreak. If you find yourself in this situation, you dont hav...

What to Know about Tractor Trailer Accidents

Posted by A. Lou Benassi | Feb 06, 2018 | 0 Comments

Theres no question that any type of car accident can lead to serious injury. Tractor trailer accidents, however, can produce catastrophic injuries that might not occur in a similar passenger vehicle accident. If you are suffering from injuries resulting from a tractor-trailer crash in Illinois, ...

Handling Harassment in the Workplace: A Go-To Guide

Posted by Athena M. Herman | Jan 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you are the victim of harassment at your place of employment, then you know how stressful it can be to face going to work every day. Harassment is never something you should have to accept as an annoying part of work. If you have been harassed on the job in Illinois, its time to take action, ...

Medical Malpractice: What to Know if You've Been Hurt

Posted by A. Lou Benassi | Jan 05, 2018 | 0 Comments

Each day, hundreds of people in Illinois enter the hospital for a routine medical procedure or visit their doctor with hopes of curing an ailment. We trust doctors and healthcare professionals to heal us. Sometimes, however, a doctor can cause more harm than good. Although doctors take an oath to...

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