The personal injury attorneys at The Horwitz Law Group represent truck drivers in Chicago who have suffered injuries due to their line of work. Truck drivers will often develop injuries over a long period of time. Due to the nature of their work, commercial truck drivers are required to sit in one position for long periods of time. Overtime drivers may experience stiff joints, blood clots or back injuries among other possible bodily injuries.
Also, truck drivers may experience injuries due to accidents or collisions while on the road. Workers’ compensation in Illinois is rewarded regardless of fault or negligence. If your injury occurred while you were on-the-clock and properly performing your duties as an employee, you have a case to receive workers’ compensation benefits.
Injuries suffered by truck drivers might include:
Leg or Knee Injuries
Trauma or Broken Bones following a collision
The Chicago workers compensation attorneys at The Horwitz Law Group represent commercial drivers following injuries. If you are unable to work due to injuries sustained while performing your job you may be eligible for workers compensation covering medical bills, rehabilitation costs, and lost wages.
Call our Chicago truck driver workers comp attorneys today to discuss your option. We will help determine if you qualify for workers compensation benefits. Our attorneys will assist you in gathering evidence and medical records to present your case to your employer and ultimately the court if necessary. We will insure you obtain the maximum settlement possible for your case. Call today and ask to speak with a truck driver workers compensation attorney in Chicago, Illinois.