61-year-old ironworker injured back and shoulder lifting; no surgery; after trial commission awarded permanent total disability to receive workers compensation benefits for the rest of his life. 49-year-old hospital aid injured shoulder carrying surgical equipment; surgery denied by employer; after trial commission ordered respondent to authorize and pay for necessary surgery for the shoulder and pay all workers compensation benefits while petitioner off work. 50-year-old police officer injured knee tripping over parking lot abutment; employer denied claim refused to pay for surgery or workers comp benefits; after trial commission ordered employer to pay for necessary surgery and pay all workers compensation benefits. If you or a loved one have been injured through the negligence of another, call Vrdolyak Law Group, LLC. today to get the money and results you deserve. Call (773) 731-3313.


What You Need To Know:

Stergenics, Medline Industries, Vantage Specialty Chemicals and the Risk to Our Community

• According to The US Department of Health, Sterigenics has been releasing Ethylene Oxide (a known cancer-causing agent) into the air since 1984.

• There is an elevated cancer risk among residents and workers in Willowbrook and the communities around Sterigenics.

• Air samples in some areas revealed that the current cancer risk is over 50 times the acceptable limit.

• Exposure has been linked to leukemia, breast cancer, brain cancer, lymphatic cancer, cancer of the connective tissues, and birth defects.

If you or a loved one developed cancer because of Sterigenics' negligence, you may be entitled to monetary compensation.

Call (773) 731-3311 to schedule an appointment.