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Chicago, Illinois Injury Lawyers Reach Premises Liability Settlement With Local Store

In Chicago personal injury attorneys from Abels & Annes, P.C.have reached a premises liability settlement with a Calumet Park, Illinois grocery store stemming from a August, 2007 trip and fall injury. The plaintiff was walking down a grocery store aisle when her foot got caught in a rope protruding from an onion bag that was left on the floor by a stock person employed by the store.

Our client fell hard, sustaining neck injuries and fracturing her front tooth. She went to the emergency room at Ingalls Urgent Care, and she later had follow up treatment with a dentist in Olympia Fields and a chiropractor in Park Forest, Illinois. The case settled without having to file a lawsuit, and Travelers Insurance is paying on the claim.

These comments were posted by Abels & Annes, P.C., a personal injury law firm that represents clients 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 as Lincoln Park, River North, Morton Grove, Deerfield, Zion, Round Lake, Arlington Heights, McHenry, Saint Charles, Lombard, River Forest, and Oak Lawn.

Chicago slip and fall lawyers from our firm handle all kinds of injuries resulting from Illinois premises liability cases, including fractures (some that require surgery to repair), lacerations, and back and neck injuries. They also handle Chicago area, Illinois wrongful death cases for families who have lost loved ones because another person negligently maintained property and caused a fatal accident.