Were you injured on the job in Illinois during the course of your employment? You may be scared that this serious injury may cause you to lose your job and income, and you are probably wondering how you will pay your bills. Watch this video to learn about your rights under the Illinois workers’ compensation law.

Many injured workers are afraid of filing workers’ compensation claims in Illinois because they fear losing their jobs; however, an injured employee has the right to file a workers’ compensation claim in Collinsville for benefits. If you suffered an injury at work, you need to know that you are entitled to pick your own doctor, and you are entitled to a certain percentage of your average weekly wages for the time you are off of work.

To find out more about your workers’ compensation benefits and whether you are entitled to a settlement from your employer or the insurance company, please call a skilled Collinsville workers’ compensation attorney at the Giacoletto Law Firm at 618-346-881 or toll free at 888-346-8841, or online at

Steve Giacoletto
Collinsville Personal Injury Attorney