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Workers’ Compensation

Protecting the injured worker

At Brill and Fishel, we concentrate on using  effective strategies and the most up-to-date knowledge of Illinois workers compensation law to get you the compensation you deserve.

If you are injured at work, or you become sick because of conditions you were exposed to at work, you are entitled to compensation. You may be entitled to payment of medical bills and compensation for any disability caused by the injury or illness. Other compensation can include vocational rehabilitation services, job training, and wage differentials.

However, in order to obtain this compensation, Illinois workers compensation laws require you to timely follow certain steps. You must notify your employer of a work-related injury within 45 days. If you were exposed to a chemical or other harmful substance that affected your health,  we may be able to file a claim even years after the initial exposure.

The employer may tell you that you are not entitled to any money or other compensation.  It is important for you to contact  us to assure that you receive the benefits you are entitled to.

Put our experience to work for you

With the attorneys of Brill and Fishel to represent you, you will have the best chance of obtaining all the benefits the workers compensation laws afford you.  With more than 65 years of combined experience, we will bring you the skill, commitment, and diligence that your case deserves. Through decades of practice in this area of law, we have handled a wide variety of workers compensation claims, including:

  • back injuries
  • hand injuries
  • fractures
  • sprains and strains
  • crush injuries
  • eye injuries
  • hearing loss
  • vision loss
  • fatalities
  • heart attacks
  • complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)
  • fibromyalgia
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • cubital tunnel syndrome
  • tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • repetitive trauma
  • lung diseases
  • orthopedic injuries

Brill and Fishel will give your claim the thorough, focused, meticulous representation it deserves.  Call us at 1 312 236-6693 for a free consultation, or use our online contact form.