We've become so accustomed to the convenience afforded to us by motor vehicles that most of us usually take forgranted their dangers. For all of the safety improvements adapted by vehicle manufacturers and designer, operator error is still the primary cause of accidents on the road. Of the more than 10 million vehicular accidents that take place every year, people of all ages and demographics suffer serious injuries and even fatalities. As Chicago accident attorneys, we have helped thousands of clients recover maximum compensation for injuries sustained in motor vehicle collisions via negotiations with insurance carriers, litigation or trial.
Nearly 100,000 people die every year due to the negligent care of a physician or hospital staff. Thousands of other patients have had their lives forever changed due to an injury sustained Illinois law provides that a victim of negligent medical has the burden of proving that the care that they received was not up to the standard of care in the community. Assuming this threshold can be met, an individual can recover damages related to their tangible (medical expenses, lost wages) and intangible losses (pain, disability) pursuant to Illinois. The medical malpractice attorneys at Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers have helped individuals and families recover significant funds with these difficult cases.
Nursing homes provide an important component of medical care for patients who require short-term or long-term care. By law, nursing homes must provide the highest level of care to patients to achieve their highest level of functioning. Unfortunately, many nursing homes are more focused on maximizing their profitability rather than providing the care that their patients' require. Staffing levels are regularly reduced and inexperienced employees may be providing care to patients with comprehensive medical needs. Consequently, vulnerable nursing home patients may be victims of nursing home negligence and suffer a serious injury or death during their admission. Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers has a team of attorneys who has prosecuted all type of nursing home injury cases and stands ready to do the same for you.
The most promising pharmaceutical drugs and medical devices may arrive to a very receptive market place as they offer hope of pain relief or a higher quality of life for patients who may have a chronic condition or disease. While many of these medical advancements are truly revolutionary, others do little more than add to the problems a patient may have been suffering from originally. As pioneers in the areas of pharmaceutical recalls and medical device failures, Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers is uniquely positioned to litigate these vigorously defended cases. Our lawyers know how devastating medical complications can be after a patient has put their trust into a drug or medical device that was offered alleviate a debilitating condition and are committed to holding these companies fully responsible. Below are are sampling of some of our pending matters.
Every day skilled workers attend head off to work in factories and construction sites with the goal of putting in a full day's worth of work and helping support their families. In the industrial setting, when corporations put a premium on profits over employee safety, basic safeguards and basic common sense may be ignored resulting in situations where workers are seriously injured. When a worker is injured on the job, the impact is felt on both the individual and his or her family. As legitimate medical concerns ease, a ready source of strain economic strain may pervade the family unit. Our Chicago work accident lawyers appreciate the broad impact a work accident can have on a family and do everything possible to secure a recovery for the immediate and future costs related to: medical bills, lost wages, disability and pain.
As guests to business or home, you have a right to expect that the property is safe and well maintained. When building codes are not followed and maintenance is avoided dangerous conditions can develop when may cause and injury to an invitee. In order for an injured person to recover damages for their injuries under a premises liability theory, they generally must establish that the landowner had knowledge of the condition or defect which caused their injury. The premises liability attorneys at Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers have successful prosecuted premises liability cases against: landlords, owners, architects, property maintenance contractors and even municipalities.
You or a family member may have suffered an injury in an unusual circumstance. You may be unsure of the underlying cause or responsible parties. Not a problem. As established Chicago personal injury lawyers we have handled a very diverse range of accident cases throughout Illinois and stand ready to help in the investigation on prosecution of serious injury cases. Our law office is unique in that we have attorneys and investigators who are available to talk with you and begin the investigation of an accident immediately. Our hands-on approach to accident cases ensures that the unique aspects of every case gets the attention it deserves in order to maximize the value for you.