Abels & Annes

Chicago Work Injury Attorneys reach $50,000 settlement

Chicago injury lawyers from Abels & Annes, working with co-counsel, have reached a $50,000 settlement for an Illinois resident who was injured on the job.

Our client was injured on November 11, 2007 while use a hoe to mix concrete. She was employed at Tyson Fresh Meats in Western Illinois.

After the accident she had severe neck pain. Our client starting treating with orthopaedic physicians in Moline, Illinois and Davenport, Iowa. Due to her complaints, doctors ordered an MRI which revealed the petitioner sustained herniated discs in her cervical spine. She had to undergo surgery to relieve the pain.

The settlement agreement calls for the employer to pay for all of our client’s medical bills that were incurred due to the injury. Further, our client also received disability pay while she was off of work due to the accident.

To learn more about work accident cases, please visit our Illinois Work Comp webpage, or contact our office for a free consultation. Call (866) 99-ABELS.