Monthly Archives: February 2015

THE $250,000 DECISION: WHAT MIGHT THE SURVIELLANCE SHOW?

Last week I had to help my client make a $250,000 decision.  That was the offer we had to settle his workers’ comp case. A quarter of a million dollars is a lot of money, especially for a comp claim.  But, my client is seriously injured and will never work again.  I wanted $400,000 and medical…
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WIN IN TRIAL AND APPEAL ADDS THOUSANDS OF $ IN VALUE TO CASE

A wage differential award could make a workers’ comp claim worth $100,000 -$300,000 or more depending on the age of the worker and the future lost earnings.  We just won another one. On Feb. 24 we received the decision of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission affirming our trial win of a wage differential award.  The…
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