Man facing DUI charge after hitting squad car | News-Gazette.com.

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If an officer is hurt in an accident like this, then he is entitled to Workers’ Compensation in Illinois.

WorkersCompensation.com CompNewsNetwork – Eighteen Foot Fall from Ladder did not Aggravate Preexisting Back Condition.

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Shows the difficultly of winning a pre-existing case with inconclusive diagnostic tests. However, it makes you wonder about common sense. An 18 foot fall would make my feel worse.

WorkersCompensation.com CompNewsNetwork – EMPLOYER MAY BE ENTITLED TO OFFSET FOR OVERPAYMENT OF BENEFITS TO PETITIONER.

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There is the concept of overpayment in Illinois Workers’ Compensation law but I do not think it would apply in this type of case. More likely the disability company may be able to claim a credit.

MOUNT VERNON: 'I am not a monster': Mitchell wants license back, says he won't drive or live in Illinois again | Metro-east news | News Democrat.

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This is the officer who also filed for Workers’ Compensation benefits related to his injuries in the crash. It lead to major scandal with the Arbitrator assigned to his case.

WorkersCompensation.com CompNewsNetwork – Illinois Award for Repetitive Walking Got Me to Thinking…...

Click above to read. Actually, it makes sense anatomically. There are quite a few cases involving standing for long periods on hard surfaces.