Frequently Asked Questions
Answered by Our Chicago Workers' Compensation Lawyers
Since 2000, McHargue & Jones, LLC has been working hard to provide individuals across Illinois with high-quality legal services, handling personal injury claims and workers' compensation claims. We have helped thousands of clients recover millions of dollars in settlements and awards. Our approach to legal representation is aggressive yet compassionate, and when you work with one of our lawyers, you can feel confident in knowing a skilled advocate is on your side.
To learn more about our personal injury and workers’ compensation services, contact us at (312) 487-2461.
What Types of Cases Do You Take?
Personal injury and workers’ compensation law cover a wide range of legal situations. For nearly 20 years, we have been helping clients across the state, and we have the knowledge and experience to handle any injury-related case.
We have handled many different kinds of injury cases, including:
What Is Workers’ Compensation?
How Do I Report an Injury? How Do I File a Workers' Comp Claim?
If you have been injured at work in Illinois, you need to report the injury and the approximate date and location where it happened to your employer. You may submit your report in writing or orally. You must then file your application with the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission. With your application, you must also file a Proof of Service. A Proof of Service states that you have also served your employer with a copy of your application.
To get help and guidance when reporting and filing your workers’ compensation claim, call McHargue & Jones, LLC at (312) 487-2461.
My Employer Doesn’t Have Workers’ Compensation Insurance. What Do I Do?
What Do I Do if I Suspect Workers’ Compensation Fraud?
For a free consultation with our workers’ compensation and personal injury attorneys in Chicago, call (312) 487-2461.