Rockford Personal Injury Blog

Bodily Injury Insurance Claims and Lawsuits

Bodily Injury Insurance covers medical bills, lost wages and even legal fees after an accident. But is it enough? And when should you get a lawyer? Car Accidents and Bodily Injury Claims After a car accident the part of insurance that is responsible for paying emergency services, hospital care, future medical expenses, lost wages and even legal bills, is called bodily injury coverage.

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Financial Recovery in a Pedestrian Hit and Run

Pedestrian Insurance Coverage in Hit and Runs Financial recovery from your own insurance in a hit and run accident. If you’ve been involved in a hit and run accident that left you with medical bills, or lost wages due to missing work – contact our law office.  We’re very familiar with pedestrian accidents and working with insurance companies, even if the person at fault cannot be found.

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Pedestrian Accidents

Injured or Killed by Negligent Motorist Traffic accidents lead to more than 1,000 tragedies in Illinois every year. In 2019, 938 people died in automobile accidents, and 166 of those victims were pedestrians. Click to see more Illinois pedestrian accident statistics.

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Bus Accident Injuries

It’s not only people inside the bus that can get hurt.  Bus accidents in Illinois happen more frequently than you might think. A majority of buses operate in areas that are busy and have several different types of traffic.

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What to do After a Automotive Accident

If you’ve just been in a car accident it’s important that you understand how to protect yourself. Not all injuries show up right away, some show up days or weeks after. Not every insurance company plays fair or will give you their best settlement without fighting it.

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Exposure to carbon monoxide can lead to the sudden onset of illness and even death if the carbon monoxide reaches a certain level. It’s a dangerous gas that is both odorless and colorless. And sometimes the exposure can lead to long-lasting injury.  When carbon monoxide poisoning is caused by someone else’s negligence you might be able to hold that person or entity responsible for your medical bills and other expenses.  If you’ve experienced carbon monoxide exposure that has made you sick please contact us and tell us your story – there is no cost for our consultation – contact@rockfordpersonalinjuryattorney.com   Filing a Lawsuit for Carbon Monoxide Injuries Where you were injured, who or what was the cause of the injury and when it happened are all important when filing a lawsuit.

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Common Construction Site Accident Cases We Work

Common Construction Site Accidents Workers on construction sites are exposed to several hazards on a daily basis, which may lead to serious or fatal injuries in the event of an accident. Sometimes an employer’s workers’ compensation insurance won’t cover the entire cost of your injury.

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Workers & Non-Workers Construction Site Injury Claims

Construction Site Lawyers Your Claim Type Will Depend on if You’re A Worker, A Contractor, or Bystander Construction sites are full of hazards. They’re also full of several different types of workers. Some workers are direct employees, some are contractors, subcontractors, and some can be bystanders.

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