What If You’re Injured Off the Clock?

December 27, 2023 Holley Rosen Beard
Many Illinois work comp cases are not 100% straightforward. Don't assume that just because you're off the clock means your employer and their insurance carrier are off the hook for workers' compensation. The insurance company may try to fight you or limit your benefits even when it is obvious that you were injured at work through...
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Steps to Take When the Other Driver Doesn’t Have Insurance in illinois

December 20, 2023 Holley Rosen Beard
You are in a car accident and now have medical bills and ample pain and suffering. What you did not know when you got into the car that day is that you would be hit by someone who does not have adequate insurance to cover the losses you now have. These are the steps...
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What Has to Be Proven in a Slip and Fall Case?

November 28, 2023 Holley Rosen Beard
The National Floor Safety Institute estimates slip and fall accidents account for approximately 20% of all hospital emergency room visits annually. With a hospital visit in Illinois costing an average of $1,818 before insurance, it is clear victims of slips and falls caused by another’s negligence need more than medical treatment. Recovering financial compensation...
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Suing an Insurance Company After an Accident

November 15, 2023 Holley Rosen Beard
Have you been hurt in an accident only to find that the insurance company is unwilling to pay for your losses? It is not uncommon to feel this way, but you do not have to settle for it. Suing an insurance company after an accident is a very real necessity in many cases. At...
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