The law office of Edward S. Rueda concentrates in Personal
Injury and Workers' Compensation law. If
you are injured while you are working “on the job” it is likely you have a
worker’s compensation claim. If you are
injured due to some other person’s negligence or irresponsibility you likely
have a personal injury claim. There is a
big difference between the two, and the law office of Edward S. Rueda is
experienced at handling both types.
WORKERS COMPENSATION CASES
Workers compensation laws make it easier to collect money
for the injuries you have suffered on the job but it also limits how much you
New workers compensation laws restrict and limit your rights
to receive medical treatment from the doctor of your choice. In most cases if you do not know your rights
you may be forced to see the company physician or even lose the right to seek medical
treatment at all. Consult the Law office
of Edward S. Rueda if you have any questions about your injury.
STEPS TO TAKE AFTER YOU SUFFER AN INJURY AT WORK
Get medical attention as
soon as possible. Report your injury to your
supervisor. Know your rights; call a
qualified experienced attorney to answer any questions.
PERSONAL INJURY CASES
Personal injury law covers just about any injury you may
have suffered resulting from another’s negligent, recklessness or intentional
behavior. This includes slip and fall,
construction injuries, car accidents, firefighter or police accidents, medical
malpractice cases and many many other situations. The law Office of Edward S. Rueda is
experienced in all areas of Illinois
personal injury law. We will be more
than happy to talk to you about your case.
Be aware of your rights!
Do not talk to intrusive insurance adjusters who ask you to settle the
case. You should know that insurance
companies are in the business of paying the least amount to claimants. Most of the time they will offer you a
settlement amount far below the true value of the case: just pennies on the
dollar. Before you sign anything,
talk to us, we will be sure to secure your rights and get you the true value of