Lake County On-the-job Injuries Lawyer
Libertyville Work Injury Claims Attorney
The Law Offices of Ross J. Peters, Ltd. is a premier employment law firm with a successful reputation of obtaining workers’ compensation for those who experience on-the-job injuries. Named by the Leading Lawyers Network as one of Illinois’ top ten plaintiffs’ employment lawyers, Attorney Ross J. Peters fights aggressively for the just compensation his clients deserve.
Understanding On-the-job Injuries in the Chicago Workplace
If you incur an injury on the job, you should report it immediately to your employer. The employer may not take the proper steps to record and report the claim because they are concerned about how it will affect the company’s bottom line. Employers will protect the company. Who is protecting you? Ross Peters will. With over 18 years of experience in the successful handling of workers’ compensation claims, he knows how to properly address your claim.
Depending on the line of work you are in, you may be exposed to different hazards or conditions that may cause an injury, illness or even death. Attorney Ross J. Peters frequently handles workplace injury claims from employees of various industries. Common injuries include, but are not limited to:
- Repetitive physical stress injuries such as carpal tunnel syndrome, leg injuries, and back and neck injuries
- Work-related illnesses such as heart disease, breathing problems, and loss of hearing or vision
- Work-related trauma such as burns, falls, loss of limbs, and electrocution
Serving Injured Employees in Chicago in Multiple Industries
Regardless of the industry you work in, Mr. Peters is knowledgeable about what it takes to pursue a claim on your behalf. The Workers’ Compensation Act has provisions for employees that are injured or develop diseases related to employment tasks and conditions. The Federal Employees’ Compensation Act (FECA) provides for federal employees.
If you need help sorting through the process or feel that you are experiencing discrimination for filing a workers’ compensation claim, you should involve him immediately. Mr. Peters will handle your legal concerns while you focus on what is necessary to help you move forward. Whether you work in a hospital or office, from a construction site to a factory, Ross Peters has you covered.
Contact Attorney Ross J. Peters today to schedule an appointment concerning your on-the-job injury claim. No fees will be charged unless Mr. Peters recovers money for your claim. He serves clients throughout Lake County, Cook County, McHenry County, DuPage County, Will County, Boone County, and Winnebago County. Appointments are available at locations near you. Please call 312-595-9595, 847-625-1854 or 888-531-7400 today.