Contacting a Personal Injury Attorney in Chicago The process of filing a personal injury claim is a lot more than filling out some forms. You must also be aware of the statutes as well as the legal procedures for filing your claim. All it takes is a single mistake to set your case back or … Continue reading Five Instances Where You Should Contact a Personal Injury Attorney
Injury Attorneys Serving Chicagoland’s Halloween Accident Victims Halloween is the time of year when everyone gets to be something else. Whether that is a ghost, goblin, a favorite superhero, or professional they’ve always wanted to be, it is all about the fun. But, Halloween is also notorious for something else: Accidents. Regardless of whether you … Continue reading Tips for Avoiding the Most Common Accidents on Halloween
When you enjoy the fare of a food truck, the last thing you plan to order up is a side of food poisoning. While your case of food poisoning may not require hospitalization, you could still suffer injuries and damages as a result of the foodborne illness that you acquired. From lost wages to medical … Continue reading Could I Sue a Food Truck for Food Poisoning?
Fighting for Pedestrian Safety in Chicago In busy cities like Chicago, accidents that result in injured pedestrians are a common reality, and are extremely unfortunate. In some cases, the pedestrian is killed or suffers from long-term injuries that affect quality of life. Whether you are walking in the city or you are driving, it is … Continue reading Pedestrian Safety in the City – Are You at Risk for Injury?
Chicago Attorneys Assisting with Insurance Claims There are an estimated five million motor accidents that occur each year, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). If you are involved in an accident, would you know what pertinent information is in your auto insurance policy? Would you know who to call or what costs you … Continue reading Knowing Your Auto Insurance Policy Could Help After an Accident
Serving Victims of Truck Accidents in the Chicago Area According to the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, out of the 411,000 reported crashes involving large commercial vehicles in 2014, there were more than 3,000 that resulted in a fatality and 82,000 injuries. Accident attorneys know how devastating truck collisions can be, … Continue reading Proving Your Truck Accident Case Using Data from the Black Box
Chicago Attorneys Serving Victims of Distracted Drivers Distracted driving is something that is 100 percent preventable; yet, it is still a growing problem in the United States. More drivers are finding themselves distracted behind the wheel, with the biggest culprit being phone usage while driving. Nationwide, thousands are killed and hundreds of thousands are left … Continue reading Distracted Driving – How to Break the Habit
Attorneys Working to Keep Chicago Drivers Safe More car makers are recognizing the consumer’s desire to be connected, but in order to meet the demands of their buyers, they must also put safety in the backseat. Ford and Fiat Chrysler are two carmakers that have announced a state-of-the-art infotainment system that is being inserted into … Continue reading The “Connected” Lifestyle: What Does That Mean for Driving Safety?
Chicago Lawyers Fighting for Victims of Uber Driver Accidents While Uber is technically legal, more cities and local governments are putting bans and restrictions on these ride-sharing programs – specifically because of accident rates and a lack of recourse for accident victims. In a normal accident situation, the driver of the other vehicle is responsible … Continue reading Determining Liability in Uber Accidents
Experienced Attorneys Helping Accident Victims After an accident, you may wonder if you need to speak with an attorney regarding your case. After all, your injuries appear to be minor. Even if this is the case, you should still speak with an attorney. Failing to consult an attorney could actually impair your ability to receive … Continue reading Do You Need an Attorney Even if Your Accident Injuries Were Minor?