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Chicago Workers’ Compensation Attorneys Work to Protect Your Rights

If you’ve been injured at work, retain the services of an experienced workers’ comp attorney at Herbert Law Firm. Our law office in Chicago provides legal advice and representation to injured police officers, firefighters, and other emergency responders as well as workers throughout Illinois. We can help steer you through the tricky and often frustrating process of dealing with your workers’ compensation claim.

Speak with our worker’s compensation attorneys today to learn more about your legal options regarding a workplace injury. Call 312-655-7660.

Getting Workers’ Compensation Claims Started

Our workman’s’ comp lawyers will be beside you from the very beginning. We’ll assist you with filing your claim, provide clarification and advice on what forms to sign (and maybe more importantly what forms not to sign), keep track of medical bills and paperwork, pay all upfront costs and much more.

Denied Workers’ Compensation Claims

Employment insurance companies routinely deny claims. We’ve had great success in appealing these denials and getting our clients the money they need to pay medical expenses and recover lost wages.

Change or Loss of Workers’ Comp

If you’ve received notice that your benefits are going to be modified, suspended or terminated, we can help you extend the length and terms of your benefits.

Lump Sum Settlements

If you’d prefer a lump sum payment for your workers’ compensation settlement, our injury attorneys will negotiate the best possible lump sum settlement with your employer’s insurance company.

You Pay Nothing Until We Get Money for You. Contact Us Today for a Free Workers Compensation Case Review (312) 655-7660.

Do I Have a Workers’ Compensation Case?

Our workers’ compensation attorneys hear it time and time again in our Chicago law office- “Do I have a workers’ compensation case?” The easiest way to find out is through a free consultation with an experienced work injury attorney. Our experienced work injury lawyers can make an adept assessment of your claim during your visit and let you know the next steps to take right away.

What Rights do Injured Workers Have in Illinois?

The following rights are granted to workers who have been injured on the job in Illinois.

  • You have the right to seek medical treatment from the provider of your choice and your employer must cover the cost of your care in full.
  • You are entitled to receive financial compensation to cover two-thirds of your lost wages while you recover from your injuries. If you have more than one job, your combined wages are considered when determining the amount you will receive.
  • When severe injuries result in permanent disability, workers may receive additional lump-sum compensation to pay for income opportunities they would have had throughout the remainder of their lives.
  • You have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against any third-parties who may be responsible for your injuries.

Our workers’ compensation attorneys will explore every legal option available to ensure that you recover maximum compensation for your claim. Call us today at 312-655-7660 for a free consultation. There’s no obligation to hire our firm and you don’t pay a dime unless and until we get you your money.

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