How Are Medical Bills Paid After Car Accident?

The number one priority of any person involved in a vehicle accident must be to seek medical care. However, who will end up paying medical bills after a vehicle accident occurs? In the long run, the answer to this question should be that the at-fault driver’s insurance carrier will pay the medical bills. However, that…

Car Accident Investigation Procedure: What You Need To Know

Vehicle accidents occur regularly throughout Illinois, and the number one priority after these incidents occur is determining liability so victims can recover compensation. However, these cases can become incredibly complicated. Often, a vehicle accident case requires extensive investigation by law enforcement officials, insurance carriers, and attorneys involved in the case. Here, we want to discuss…

Are Car Accident Settlements Taxable?

Anytime a person is injured in a vehicle accident caused by the careless or negligent actions of another driver, they should be able to recover compensation from the at-fault party. Even though these cases can become incredibly complicated, it is not uncommon for a person to be offered a settlement by the insurance carriers or…

When to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer

The last thing anybody expects when they go about their regular daily activities is that they will sustain an injury. Unfortunately, there are times when the careless or negligent actions of others cause harm, and this is out of our control. If you or somebody you care about has been injured as a result of…

How Is A Workers’ Compensation Settlement Calculated?

Anytime a person goes to work, they expect that they will be protected in the event they sustain an injury. After all, that is what the workers’ compensation system is for, right? Unfortunately, securing workers’ compensation payments can be complicated, particularly if there are any problems with the insurance carrier or the employer. Here, we…

How are Personal Injury Settlements Paid Out?

Personal injury settlements are crucial for those who have sustained an injury caused by the careless or negligent actions of another individual. However, the process of obtaining a settlement after an injury occurs can be fraught with challenges. Individuals in these circumstances often have to use a personal injury attorney because handling these situations alone…

Can Student Loans Take My Personal Injury Settlement?

According to the most recent data available, more than half of college students in this country have to go into debt to pay for their college education. Right now, the average student loan debt is above $37,000 per person. In total, people in this country owe approximately $1.6 trillion in student loans. Student loans are…

Can Child Support Take My Personal Injury Settlement?

In a country where many marriages end in divorce, it is not uncommon for many people to owe child support. There is nothing wrong with this, and child support payments are a crucial part and ensuring the welfare of a child until they reach the age of 18.   However, there are times when people…

Are Personal Injury Settlements Taxable?

If you or somebody you care about sustained an injury caused by the careless or negligent actions of another individual, company, or entity, then you are likely entitled to various types of compensation for your losses. The process of securing compensation in these situations can be challenging, but it can be done. However, many people…

The Most Common Types of Personal Injury Cases

Nobody expects that they will sustain an injury when they go about their daily activities. Unfortunately, there are times when the careless or negligent actions of individuals, businesses, or entities in Illinois cause significant injuries to others. There are countless ways in which personal injury cases arise in this state. However, we have found that…