What Are the Leading Causes of Fatal Car Accidents in Illinois?
March 6, 2023
While many people assume that reckless driving or speeding is to blame, the truth is much more complicated. The reality is that Illinois has some of the most dangerous roads in the nation, and these hazards can lead to fatal car accidents. Given the alarming rate of fatalities, it is only necessary to explore the […]
How Do I Get a Police Report for My Car Accident in Illinois?
February 20, 2023
A car accident is a scary and bewildering experience since it happens at unexpected times. People involved in these incidents usually don't know what actions to take afterward and may be thinking "how do I get a police report for my car accident?" In Illinois, it's essential to report vehicle crashes to the necessary authorities. […]
How Much Do Lawyers Charge for Accident Claims?
January 20, 2023
Different lawyers will charge different rates for accident claims. The complexity of the case and the type of payment plan or structure used by the attorney can drastically alter the amount they charge to offer you legal consultation or provide you with legal representation throughout your claim. This can be troubling news to hear for […]
What Damages Can I Collect For a Car Accident?
January 5, 2023
When you’re in a car accident, there are many worries and concerns that arise, as approximately 5 million car accidents happen yearly in the U.S. One important aspect of this process is understanding how compensation works and what you can expect to receive. So, it is critical to know what damages you can collect for […]
What to Do if a Worker's Comp Claim is Denied?
December 20, 2022
Denied workers' compensation claims can be among the most disheartening experiences a worker will face. After all, they’re fighting for justice in an area that affects their financial well-being and quality of life. It takes courage to go through this process — but it might not end with a denial. If you've had a workers' […]
Most Common Types Of Workers' Comp Injuries
December 5, 2022
One can never tell what may happen in the next minute and accidents do not come announced. Most accidents take place in the workplace and these accidents can cause significant injuries to workers. Chicago has laws that provide injured workers, compensation for their injuries. This is known as workers' comp and provides a wage replacement […]
What is the Average 18-Wheeler Truck Accident Settlement?
November 19, 2022
If you or a family member has been injured in a semi-tractor trailer or 18-wheeler accident, you may find yourself facing high medical bills and significant financial losses. Injuries sustained in a crash involving a large vehicle can often lead to permanent disability. Even if your injuries aren’t severe, they could leave you unable to […]
Who is Responsible For Black Ice Car Accidents?
November 4, 2022
As the winter season approaches, black ice on the roads becomes a real threat for drivers. The reason is that black ice is often hard to spot, thus, leading to damage to vehicles and bodily injury or deadly accidents. In fact, every winter, snowy, slushy, or icy pavement is responsible for more than 116,000 injuries […]
How to Know You Have a Medical Malpractice Claim
October 21, 2022
Understandably, medical professionals are human and mistakes can happen. However, when negligence or incompetence results in harm to a patient, it's important to consider pursuing a medical malpractice claim against a such healthcare provider or facility. The reason is not far-fetched - medical malpractice is a serious issue that can have devastating consequences for patients […]
What is My Car Accident Claim Worth?
September 20, 2022
If you have recently been involved in a motor vehicle accident you may be entitled to compensation for your damages. An auto crash claim seeks coverage for a variety of economic damages and non-economic damages including medical expenses, income loss, and emotional damages. This article will outline the types of damages that may be sought […]