Work Comp Trial–Permanent Hand Injury

The Incident

A 53-year-old employee of Recorder of Deeds (Cook County) tripped while walking through the office on unsafely-maintained rug. She suffered multiple fractures to her right wrist and has had multiple surgeries to repair them, and her hand was left severely impaired.

The Result – $98,878

This case was tried before an IWCC Arbitrator in Chicago, who awarded the Petitioner the equivalent of nearly 100% loss of use of her hand.

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