Illinois Uninsured Motorist Coverage

Illinois Uninsured Motorist Coverage

When buying and reviewing your auto insurance coverage, a very important area to look at are “med pay,” “uninsured coverage” and “underinsured coverage” These are items that we are all required to pay for by your insurance company and the State of Illinois, unless you specifically decline the coverage. I’ll explain each of...

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Illinois Nursing Home Care Act

Illinois Nursing Home Care Act

The Illinois Nursing Home Care Act provides the elderly, and all residents of skilled nursing facilities with special protections. This law creates rules to make sure that nursing home residents are provided with a safe and healthy environment in which all of their personal care needs are met. The statute also...

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Understanding Auto Insurance Coverage

Understanding Auto Insurance Coverage

Navigation Of Auto Insurance Coverage

It happened to me, again, yesterday. I took a call from someone who was involved in a car accident. It wasn’t his fault, but he was really out of luck with regard to having his damages covered. Why? The other person didn’t have any insurance. The guy who called me couldn’t drive...

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Expert Advice From Premises Liability Attorneys Vinkler Law

Expert Advice From Premises Liability Attorneys Vinkler Law

READ THIS Before You Need The Premises Liability Attorneys At Vinkler Law Office

Is there anyone walking around the United States today who doesn’t have ready access to a camera on their cell phone? This is important because when you are involved in a slip...

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Medical Errors Increase Causing More Unnecessary Deaths In Hospitals

Medical Errors Increase Causing More Unnecessary Deaths In Hospitals

Medical errors have continued at an unacceptable rate for almost two decades. Medical errors in hospitals alone result in over 90,000 preventable deaths per year according to the staff at the Department of Health and Human Services. In 2010 the U.S government started the Partnership for Patients:...

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Hot Coffee Lawsuit

Hot Coffee Lawsuit

An Illinois personal injury attorney can affect change in society by filing certain lawsuits. The media and the PR firms and corporations that influence them may label some of these cases as frivolous, but are they really?

Illinois personal injury attorney, Jerry Vinkler has talked about the McDonalds’ hot coffee lawsuit before, and...

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Do You Need an Illinois Malpractice Lawyer?

Do You Need An Illinois Malpractice Lawyer?

An Illinois malpractice lawyer should be contacted if you or a family member suffers a hospital acquired illness or injury that could have been prevented. While problems within the U.S. health care system are widely recognized, a recent report by Commonwealth Fund reports that “Chicago is a health care market marked...

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Jerry Vinkler Named Super Lawyer

Jerry Vinkler Named Super Lawyer

Jerry Vinkler Named Super Lawyer For 2012

Being named Super Lawyer for six consecutive years is not something every Illinois medical malpractice lawyer can claim. Jerry Vinkler is one of those super lawyers who can claim that distinction. He first received this prestige award in 2007 and then every year since. This honor...

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Are Hospital Errors Being Reported?

Are Hospital Errors Being Reported?

Preventable medical errors and infections harm one in four hospital patients, according to a new study by the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). As an Illinois personal injury attorney, I find these numbers to be staggering. While all hospitals included in the study had incident reporting systems in place and...

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