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Nelson & Nelson, is a personal injury firm based in St. Clair County Illinois. Located in the county seat of Belleville, our practice extends across six downstate counties and into St. Louis City and County. The firm focuses on civil claims arising out of automobile and construction accidents, products and premises liability, and medical malpractice. We also boast of a strong workers’ compensation practice.

Nelson & Nelson has successfully represented thousands of injured workers, including members of the NEA, UMWA, UAW, IBEW, Ironworkers’, Operating Engineers’, Laborers’ and Carpenters’ unions.

May 11, 2022 in Car Accidents, Case Wins, Reed Nelson

Single vehicle crash causes injuries to passengers near Mascoutah, IL, resulting in policy limit recovery

A reckless driver crashed his car in rural St. Clair County, near Mascoutah, IL, causing significant injuries to his passengers.  Reed’s client was a passenger in the vehicle. The driver…
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May 11, 2022 in Case Wins, Motorcycle Accident, Reed Nelson

$1mm + recovery for motorcycle rider rear-ended by work truck in Madison County, IL

Just north of Edwardsville, IL, a motorcycle rider was rear-ended by a company vehicle while he was stopped at a construction zone.  The motorcycle rider, Reed’s client, suffered severe injuries…
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May 11, 2022 in Car Accidents, Case Wins, Reed Nelson

T-Bone crash in Mascoutah, IL, leads to 6-figure policy limit recovery

Reed’s client was traveling with her young daughter when she was t-boned at an intersection near Mascoutah, IL, in St. Clair County.  The defendant driver ran a stop sign and…
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May 11, 2022 in Case Wins, Reed Nelson, Truck Accident

Fatal Trucking Crash on I-70 in near Columbia, MO, results in multi-million dollar recovery

Reed co-counseled with several other attorneys to secure a 7-figure recovery for the estate of a person killed in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 70 in rural Missouri. The defendant…
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