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Pedestrian Accidents and Compensation

Pedestrian Accidents

On average, a pedestrian was killed every two hours and injured every seven minutes in traffic crashes. Fourteen percent of all traffic fatalities and an estimated 3 percent of those injured in traffic crashes were pedestrians.” (Traffic Safety Facts: Pedestrians, April 2014). US Dept of Transportation, National Highway Transportation Safety Administration. Chicago is a great walking […]

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Dog Bites and Animal Attacks

Dog Attacks and Animal Bites

A UPS delivery driver knocked on the door of a familiar Chicago home where he had been delivering packages regularly for several years. When he heard a dog inside, he asked the resident to please not let the dog out. The response was, “Don’t worry. It’s a nice dog. I can handle it.” Almost simultaneously […]

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Pain and Suffering After an Accident or Injury

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Pain and suffering is a big category. Pain is a physical sensation, but suffering? What is suffering? Suffering is the mental, emotional thoughts and feelings you have that accompany your pain. Insurance is available for those that need support after an injury or accident. If you are involved in an accident and are consequently injured, […]

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Social Media and Personal Injury Cases

Social media and personal injury

In early 2014, a Utah man received national news media attention after he posted a video of himself and another man pushing over a huge rock that was part of a larger rock formation at Goblin State Park in Utah. After the successful rock push, the men were shown high-fiving each other and jumping up […]

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Cruise ship Injuries and Deaths 

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In early April, a San Diego Bay cruise boat crashed into the dock causing many potential serious injuries to the boat’s passengers. In February 2016, the cruise ship Crown Princess, returned to its Los Angeles port after a two-week cruise on which 200 of the passengers contracted Norovirus. A Canadian cruise ship that hit a wall caused […]

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