Category: Car accidents

Do I Need Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Insurance?

Car accidents | October 12, 2020

While nobody wants to be involved in a vehicle accident, the reality is that crashes occur regularly throughout Illinois. These incidents can leave victims with significant property and injury damages. Unfortunately, many drivers throughout Illinois are uninsured or underinsured. Here, our Chicago car accident attorneys want to discuss the implication this has on victims and…

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Chicago Reckless Driving Laws

Car accidents,Personal Injury | October 5, 2020

Vehicle accidents happen in a variety of ways in and around the Chicago area. Unfortunately, these accidents are regularly caused by the careless or negligent actions of others on the roadway. This includes reckless driving. Here, our Chicago car accident lawyers want to discuss the Chicago reckless driving laws that you need to be aware…

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Can a Passenger Sue Both Drivers?

Car accidents | September 4, 2020

Getting into a car accident as a passenger can be a terrifying experience. Passengers are just as likely as drivers to sustain injuries in an accident, and it is important to understand that passengers should be entitled to recover insurance compensation for their expenses. In most states throughout the country, including Illinois, liability for these…

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Child Seat Belt Laws in Illinois

Car accidents,Child Injuries | September 1, 2020

Any driver in Illinois who will have children in their vehicle needs to understand there are various laws in place regarding child car seats and seatbelts. Seatbelts and car seats are one of the main ways to keep drivers and passengers inside the vehicle safe if an accident occurs. An unsecured child is much more…

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Is Fault Automatic in a Rear-End Car Accident Case?

Car accidents | August 22, 2020

While no one expects that they will be involved in a rear-end collision, the reality is that these accidents are not uncommon. Rear-end collisions regularly occur at intersections, in stop-and-go traffic, when vehicles are making turns, and in various other situations. You may have heard that fault for these incidents always falls onto the driver…

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Headache After A Car Accident: Can I Still Make A Claim?

Car accidents | August 20, 2020

Car accidents can lead to severe injuries for victims. While some of these injuries are immediately apparent, others may be delayed or even hidden for a period of time after a crash occurs. Often, car accident victims report having a headache after a car accident and wonder if they can still make a claim if…

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Car Accidents and Internal Bleeding

Car accidents,Personal Injury | August 2, 2020

Nobody ever expects to get into a car accident, but the reality is that these incidents are not uncommon in and around the Chicago area. Most car accidents result in only minor injuries, and victims are able to make a full recovery within a short period of time. However, some car accident injuries are severe…

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What to Expect in a Car Accident Lawsuit in Illinois

Car accidents | July 22, 2020

If you or somebody you love gets injured in a car accident caused by the negligent actions of somebody else, there are various ways to recover compensation. Typically, this will happen through the insurance claims process. However, it may be necessary to file a personal injury lawsuit to recover full compensation. Here, we want to…

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Can You Sue For PTSD After A Car Accident?

Car accidents | July 21, 2020

Thankfully, most car accidents result in relatively minor injuries or only property damage. However, that is not always the case. Some accidents are so severe that they lead to significant injuries, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), for victims. Here, our Chicago car accident lawyers want to discuss whether or not a car accident injury victim…

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