Feds Declare Trucker from Fatal I-88 Crash an “Imminent Hazard”

Following last month’s crash on I-88 that left a tollway worker dead and an Illinois State Police officer critically injured, an investigation by federal officials has deemed the truck driver who caused the accident an “imminent hazard to public safety,” and barred him from operating commercial vehicles in the future. The auto accident occurred when … Continue reading Feds Declare Trucker from Fatal I-88 Crash an “Imminent Hazard”

Why Are Charges Uncommon in Bike/Car Collisions?

Although cyclists are often at risk while riding and are often hit, there are not as many citations and charges associated in bike accidents. That’s what a recent New York Times report claims, in which various gathered anecdotes cite instances involving deadly bicycle accidents. Unfortunately, the author of the article, Daniel Duane, found that when many cyclists were hit, … Continue reading Why Are Charges Uncommon in Bike/Car Collisions?