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Workers' Compensation Update on Response to Covid 19

2020-04-17

The Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission has adopted an emergency rule that eases the burden on essential workers' who contract the Covid 19 virus and their ability to pursue a claim for benefits.  This link to the National Law Review provides some basic information.  https://www.natlawreview.com/article/illinois-makes-workers-compensation-more-accessible-covid-19-first-responders-and. Contact J. Kevin Wolfe at jkwolfe@hslaw.us for more detailed information on any possible claim.  As always, take care and be safe.

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