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Chicago Car Accident Attorneys

car accidents

Chicago Car Accident Injury AttorneysWhen you are injured in a car accident, the last thing you want to do is spend hours upon hours fighting with the insurance companies trying to get what you are owed. It is important to hire a capable Chicago car accident attorney who will be able to get what you […]

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Chicago Motorcycle Accident Attorney

Motorcycle Accident

In the U.S. in 2013, the most recent year for which there are statistics, 4,688 motorcyclists were killed and nearly 90,000 injured. In Illinois, there were 136 fatal accidents. The most common cause of fatal motorcycle accidents occurs when a vehicle turning left does not notice the motorcycle. The vehicle either hits the motorcyclist, or […]

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Rising Insurance Rates and Distracted Driving

Higher Insurance Rates Because of Distracted Driving

Gas prices are down. The economy is growing. These factors and others encourage more people to take to the roads for cross-country or cross-town trips. The increased number of vehicles on the roadways leads to increased accidents. The more accidents there are, the greater the increases in vehicle insurance premiums.What has happened? For many years, […]

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Traumatic Birth Injuries

Brith Injuries

There are no words that can adequately describe the grief experienced by parents who discover their newborn baby was injured during the birthing process. They eagerly anticipated the birth of their new baby, normal at all stages of development with no expectations of anything other than giving birth to a normal child. Then, something goes […]

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Injured by a Defective Product? Who is Responsible?

Manufacturing defects

Manufacturers have a legal obligation to design and manufacture safe products that do not injure consumers. A manufacturer’s duty follows the benefit of using our system of commerce on product sales. When a manufacturer makes an unreasonably dangerous product that seriously injures someone, they can be liable for the damages caused by their product. There are […]

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Bicycle Safety and Safe Cycling

Cycling Safety in the Chicago area

In a frightening accident, a bicyclist was hospitalized after he was hit and dragged by an SUV at the corner of 35th and Lowe in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood. The bicyclist was drug by the car for approximately a quarter of a mile. His pelvis was broken in three places, and his femur was also fractured. The […]

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