In 2011, the Illinois General Assembly passed a bill that requires student athletes be removed from play if they show concussion-related symptoms. A player would have to be cleared by a licensed doctor before returning to the game.
People may suffer an injury while walking in a shopping mall or a store. The injury may be caused by defects in the building or water spillage on the floor. Residents of Illinois should be aware that in such cases, the victim might be able to file a premises liability claim against the owner of the property on which the injury occurred.