workers compensation claim

The Step By Step Guide: How to File a Workers’ Compensation Claim

In the state of Missouri (and everywhere else in the United States), employers are legally required to pay workers’ compensation to employees who are injured on the job. Workers’ compensation ensures that honest, hardworking employees are able to maintain their income while recovering from work-related injuries. Were you recently injured on the job? Wondering how…


New Illinois Texting and Driving Law

No More Warnings for Texting and Driving for Illinois A new Illinois texting and driving law enacted on July 1st calls for stricter penalties for anyone caught texting at the wheel. Former Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner signed house bill 4868 into law August 2018, and current Governor J.B. Pritzker recently added an amendment, stating: “If…


Ethicon Stapler Recall Lawsuit

Ethicon, Inc. — the medical sutures manufactures and Johnson & Johnson subsidiary — was issued a Class 1 recall by the FDA for a line of endo-surgery endoscopic and non-endoscopic staplers last week. The recall will affect approximately 92,496 staplers manufactured between March 15, 2018, and March 8, 2019. The various defects can increase the…