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Injuries result from Illinois truck accident

On behalf of Jeffrey Frederick of Frederick & Hagle posted in Truck Accidents on Thursday, May 28, 2015.

When a driver slows to make a turn, it is crucial that vehicles behind that driver also slow their vehicles, especially large trucks. If a tractor trailer does not slow down when a vehicle in front of it is about to turn, it is likely that a truck accident will occur. Continue reading “Injuries result from Illinois truck accident”

4 workers sent to hospital after construction accident

On behalf of Jeffrey Frederick of Frederick & Hagle posted in Construction Workers’ Accidents on Monday, May 25, 2015.

A construction site became the scene of an accident following a serious fall that injured multiple workers and a subcontractor. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration — a federal agency that investigates workplace accidents in Illinois and across the country — plans to investigate the events leading up the fall. Continue reading “4 workers sent to hospital after construction accident”

Prom night turns fatal after Illinois car accident

On behalf of of Frederick & Hagle posted in Car Accidents on Thursday, May 21, 2015.

Though a prom is typically a time of fun and celebration, individuals should still act responsibly. It is an exciting time for teenagers across the country, but unfortunately, this night can also be a tragic one for parents whose children are involved in serious accidents. Continue reading “Prom night turns fatal after Illinois car accident”

Proposed workers’ compensation changes leave some uncomfortable

On behalf of Jeffrey Frederick of Frederick & Hagle posted in Workers’ Compensation on Tuesday, May 19, 2015.

Although Illinois workers’ compensation benefits already underwent a significant overhaul several years ago, lawmakers are currently considering making even more changes to the system. While those in favor of the proposed changes believe that it will benefit employers by cutting out some of the cost involved with workers’ compensation insurance, opponents have some serious concerns. Continue reading “Proposed workers’ compensation changes leave some uncomfortable”

Car accident claims life of Illinois driver

On behalf of of Frederick & Hagle posted in Car Accidents on Thursday, May 14, 2015.

When a vehicle crosses over into the opposite lanes of travel, there may be little that a driver can do to avoid that vehicle. Unfortunately, this situation could lead to a severe car accident that results in an individual or individuals being seriously or fatally injured. Continue reading “Car accident claims life of Illinois driver”

4 hit, 2 injured in serious construction accident

On behalf of Jeffrey Frederick of Frederick & Hagle posted in Construction Workers’ Accidents on Tuesday, May 12, 2015.

When conducting roadwork, construction workers in Illinois have to deal with motor vehicles passing by at high rates of speed in addition to the daily hazards of construction work. Four out-of-state road workers were injured in a construction accident after one motorist struck them with his vehicle. Continue reading “4 hit, 2 injured in serious construction accident”

What rights do I have to avoid a workplace injury?

On behalf of Jeffrey Frederick of Frederick & Hagle posted in Workplace Injuries on Friday, May 8, 2015.

First and foremost, as an Illinois employee you are entitled to a workplace that is safe. While safe is a relatively broad term that can be viewed differently in different work situations, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration typically defines a safe workplace as one that does not put Continue reading “What rights do I have to avoid a workplace injury?”

Car collision leads to fatalities in Illinois

On behalf of of Frederick & Hagle posted in Car Accidents on Wednesday, May 6, 2015.

When an accident occurs, it may be difficult for certain individuals to come to terms with the outcome. If a car collision results in a fatality or multiple fatalities, family members or the victims may wonder how to move forward and what options may be available to them. Continue reading “Car collision leads to fatalities in Illinois”

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