Liverpool took advantage of a quick start and two early goals from Luis Suarez to down QPR 3-0 on Sunday.
Liverpool now finds itself only eight points out of a Champions League place.
QPR, on the other hand, finds itself in huge trouble with only 10 points from 20 games and dead last in the table entering 2013.
Here is the game as it happened.
Liverpool 3 - QPR 0
Goals - Suarez 10', Suarez 16', Agger 27'
Starters for Liverpool: Reina, Johnson, Skrtel, Agger, Enrique (Suso 70'), Gerrard, Allen (Carragher 87'), Henderson (Lucas 64'), Sterling, Downing, Suarez
Starters for QPR: Cesar, Diakite (Granero 63'), Traore, Hill, Cisse (Derry 45'), Taarabt, Wright-Phillips (Fabio 80'), Mackie, Onuoha, Nelsen, Mbia
For Liverpool, Brendan Rodgers was not on the touchline after being sent home due to illness.