The new law stems from the 2007 Uhl sisters tragedy.
Mitchell later pleaded guilty to reckless homicide and was sentenced to 30 months of probation. His claim for workers’ compensation for his injuries was denied.
She allegedly exchanged email with arbitrator hearing workers’ comp case
Belleville media report questions workers comp claims at Menard.
Governor Quinn will sign the legislation
A number of big matters await Illinois Senate action including redistricting, additional casinos and workers’ compensation.
State Sen. Kwame Raoul says he might now call the measure to abolish the workers’ comp system entirely.
Legislators staying in Springfield for weekend work.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) __ Talks on how to reform the Illinois workers’ compensation system could be paying off. Two key lawmakers said Thursday that there’s a tentative plan to control the program’s cost to business […]
The governor’s office, and Senate democrats, are both working on their own plans.