In Chicago, Illinois workers’ compensation attorneys from David Abels & Associates, P.C. have reached a settlement for an employee of the Chicago Tribune who was injured on the job in June, 2004. She was working as a press operator and hurt herself when she walked into a box with sharp edges. She incurred traumatic compartment syndrome with surgeries to her left leg, and other leg injuries as well. The bodily injury portion of her work injury case settled for $105,000.
These comments were posted by David Abels & Associates, P.C., a personal injury law firm that represents injured workers throughout the Chicago area and the entire State of Illinois. Many of our personal injury cases come from Cook County, Lake County, DuPage County, McHenry County, Kane County, and Will County, as well as nearby towns and neighborhoods such Rogers Park, Lincoln Park, Logan Square, Joliet, Wheaton, Elgin, Saint Charles, Aurora, Skokie, Evanston, North Chicago and Waukegan.
Chicago work injury lawyers from our firm handle all kinds of injuries resulting from injuries on the job, including fractures (some that require surgical repair), lacerations, back and neck injuries, and severe burns.