Free Printed Materials

Donald W. Fohrman & Associates, Ltd., consistent with our commitment to educate and assist workers sustaining on-the-job injuries are pleased to provide free and without obligation the following informational materials produced by our firm.

  • A Worker’s Guide to the Right and Benefits Provided by the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act and Related Third Party Matters– Over 30 pages of significant legal and practical information regarding Workers’ Compensation and Third Party cases.
  • Worker’s Guide to Temporary Total Disability Benefits– Provides sufficient information to assist injured workers in calculating their weekly disability benefits.
  • Worker’s Claim Diary- Assists the injured worker in recording legally significant dates.
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: The Invisible Threat– Alerts workers who develop Carpal Tunnel Syndrome of their legal right to receive Workers’ Compensation benefits.
  • 25 Most Frequently Asked Questions About Workers’ Compensation By Workers Injured On-The-Job
  • 25 Most Frequently Asked Questions About Workers’ Compensation By Workers With Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Thirty minute audio cassette interview with Richard Cantu of WJMK radio in Chicago for his weekly “Chicago Viewpoint” radio program. During the interview, which originally aired on Sunday September 17, 1997, Mr. Fohrman discusses the Carpal Tunnel Syndrome epidemic in the workplace.
  • Reprints of nationally syndicated columns discussing work place issues quoting Donald W. Fohrman in his capacity as a Carpal Tunnel Syndrome expert.
  • Reprints of published articles of interest to the injured and disabled referred to on our Web site:
  1. High Resolution Sonography: State of the Art Cost-Effective Test for Diagnosing CTS
  2. Balloon Carpal Tunnel-Plasty: Recent Development in CTS Surgical Technique Produces Excellent Results
  3. Softflex Glove: New Glove Developed by Plastic Surgeon Could Relieve CTS Symptoms

To receive free copies of any of the above informational materials or articles, simply contact our office any time at 800-437-2571 or by E-mail at

If you are an official of an organization or union and would like to distribute free copies of our informational materials to your membership, please do not hesitate to contact our office.

Dear valued clients:

Our office is aware of the Covid 19 situation and is taking measures to keep our staff safe during these difficult times. For the immediate future, we will not be meeting in person with any of our clients. However, all of our clients can reach us by telephone, email at or by facsimile at 630-451-9477. Our office remains open and we will continue our work as usual. We feel this is best for everyone concerned.

If you have recently suffered an injury from a work related accident and would like to retain our services, the entire process can be done by telephone, electronic and/or regular mail. We have operators available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Please feel free to contact us anytime at 312-661-0450 and speak with one of our experienced and knowledgeable attorneys. Once this is has passed, we will gladly meet with you in person to answer any questions or address any concerns you may have.

Thank you for your patience and consideration. Be safe and stay healthy!


Donald Fohrman
Donald W. Fohrman & Associates, Ltd.