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Synopsis: Stumbling Along In IL Work Comp—A New Permanency Concept of “Loss of Job???” Thoughts and commentary from Gene Keefe, J.D. Editor’s comment: Probably around a decade ago, someone or three of the IL WC Petitioner’s bar was successful in getting IL Arbitrators to award “loss of trade” to firefighters and police officers who could not longer be in the fire or police department due to a work-related event. To my mind, this was happening as a “going-away-present” as such workers receive line of duty disability pensions that provide lifetime benefits. You may not know but when police/fire officers get… Continue Reading 10-20-2020; Stumbling Along In IL Work Comp—A New Permanency Concept of “Loss of Job???”; Marsh Publishes an Amazing and Informative Update on COVID-19 and Workers’ Comp and more