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Filing an Uber Accident Report as a Passenger: What You Need to Know

Riding in an Uber should be a safe and enjoyable experience. After all, you’re going somewhere, whether it’s work, coffee with friends, or dinner with your family. But when your Uber driver gets in an accident, and you’re injured as...

Shoulder Dystocia Leads to Long-Term Effects and Complications

Shoulder dystocia can be a terrifying experience. Suddenly, the tone in the birthing room shifts from excitement to worry. The doctors and nurses leap into action.  You don’t know what’s going on, but you pray everything will be okay. Most...

HHS SIRVA Rule Change Delayed for 60 Days

UPDATE AS OF 2/19/20: SIRVA Removal Officially Delayed for 60 Days – New Rule to be Published on February 23, 2021 It is official. HHS’s proposed delay of the rule removing SIRVA from the Vaccine Injury Table will be delayed...

How to Get Your Car Repaired After an Accident In Illinois

No matter how serious or minor they are, car accidents cause stress. You didn’t expect to get in a wreck, and the accident wasn’t your fault. Now, you have to figure out how to get your vehicle back on the...

Your Guide to Mesothelioma Compensation in Illinois

For decades, companies and manufacturers exposed hardworking people of Illinois to asbestos, the mineral of death. These corporations knew that asbestos exposure caused serious health problems like mesothelioma. But they choose to put profits before people instead. The only known...

How Biden’s Freeze May Affect HHS’s SIRVA Rule Change

IMPORTANT NOTICE AS OF 2/12/2021: If you are experiencing any of the SIRVA symptoms described below, contact us as soon as possible. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) may be removing SIRVA from the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program...

Asbestos Exposure at Illinois Caterpillar Plants: What You Need to Know

Illinois has one of the highest asbestos-related death rates in the country. It has recently been reported that workers in the Caterpillar plants located in Illinois may have been exposed to asbestos. Since 1925, Caterpillar has become the world's leading...

How You Can Help Fight the Impending SIRVA Rule Change

As you may know, our team at Shannon Law Group not only helps folks who are seriously injured due to someone else’s negligence. We also help people nationwide get compensation from the federal government when they experience a severe reaction to...

IL Workers’ Compensation Commission Closes for In-Person Hearings

Effective November 23, 2020, the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission (IWCC) has canceled all in-person hearings through December 31, 2020. The IWCC will remain operational on an Emergency basis. What does this mean for my case? The IWCC has five total...

The Nuclear Trucking Verdict Fallacy

Earlier this year, the American Transportation Research Institute released a study about large trucking verdicts and their impact on the industry. The article discusses what has become an insurance and trucking industry buzzword: “nuclear verdicts.” So-called nuclear verdicts are defined...