Howard Ankin

When to Hire an Attorney for a Car Accident

Accidents happen unexpectedly. When they happen, there are many things to consider. Health and safety are the most immediate concerns, followed by recovering compensation for personal injuries and property damage. As soon as…more
| Personal Injury

Protecting Young Players from Head Injuries

Playing sports is a great way to improve a child’s health and enhance their athletic skill. While competition can be exciting and enjoyable, it can also be rather dangerous. Each year thousands of young players are injured while…more
| Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Personal Injury

Can Technology Help Prevent Trucking Accident Fatalities?

Inattentive drivers cause accidents every day. When a truck is involved, those accidents often result in heavy property damage, serious injuries or fatalities. Recent annual Illinois crash data shows that tractor trailers with…more
| Personal Injury

10 Most Common Workplace Injuries

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the number of work related fatalities has declined by more than 65 percent in the last few decades, and work related and illnesses have declined by an impressive 67…more
| Worker’s Compensation

When the Middleman Gets Involved with Workers Comp

Throughout the past decade, an alarming 33 states across the nation have passed laws that either reduce workers compensation benefits, make it more challenging for injured workers to obtain adequate medical care, or create…more
| Worker’s Compensation

Preserving the Chain of Evidence After an Auto Accident

The moments immediately following an auto accident can be stressful for drivers and passengers, especially when they sustain injuries. An accident scene can become a confusing hub of activity when police officers, tow trucks,…more
| Civil Procedure, Personal Injury

When Mechanical Failure is to Fault

Automobiles have thousands of parts. Each of these parts operate in concert to propel the vehicle down the road. When these parts fail they can make a vehicle unsafe to drive. Brake failures, tire blowouts, malfunctioning…more
| Personal Injury, Products Liability

New Legal Protections for Illinois Residents in 2016

Each New Year brings a slew of changes to laws and regulations at the state and local level. For Illinois residents, 2016 is no exception. With 230+ new laws on the books as of January 1st, knowing where you stand isn’t always…more
| Personal Injury

Film shines light on brain injury

A new movie starring Will Smith is bringing greater focus to the dangers of football and the risk of traumatic brain injury that football players face. The film is the true story of Dr. Bennet Omalu, a pathologist who discovered…more
| Worker’s Compensation

Workers Compensation Changes. Are There More to Come?

In recent months, workers compensation laws have been a hot topic with Illinois lawmakers. Reform to the laws that protect employees injured on the job, and the reason for them are controversial, and it’s likely that more…more
| Worker’s Compensation

Chicago personal injury lawyer

Chicago, IL. (PRWEB) December 30, 2015 – Recent changes to commercial driver logging rules have resulted in requirements for drivers of trucks and buses to record their driving time electronically. The change comes as part of an…more
| Personal Injury, Transportation

Illinois Law Blocks Decades Old Asbestos Suits

According to the Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance, virtually every individual on the earth has been exposed to asbestos during some point in their lives, and Illinois residents are not excluded. With such a broad range of industries…more
| Personal Injury, Toxic Torts

Fraudulent Auto Accident Claims Cost Consumers

Dishonest motorists, passengers and pedestrians are involved in numerous auto accidents each year, and while actual damages from these accidents may be insignificant, these scammers make fraudulent claims for nonexistent…more
| Personal Injury

Workers compensation benefits decrease, disability insurance increases

Over the past few decades, there has been dramatic increase in the number of Social Security disability insurance claims filed. This increase could be linked to the problems workers find when claiming workers compensation…more
| Worker’s Compensation

Employee or Independent Contractor? What this Means for your Workers Compensation Case.

How an employee is classified in Illinois factors in significantly when it comes to a workers compensation case. Many workers who sign on as independent contractors are unsure of their rights. Many employees are classified as…more
| Worker’s Compensation
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