A car accident in Lake County earlier this week sent five people to the hospital. One transported was in critical condition. The accident involved just one vehicle, a 2013 Kia Rio. The Rio went off the road and struck a tree, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office. Five people were in the car. The … Continue reading Lake County car accident sends 5 to hospital
Getting in an accident while you are traveling to, from or for work can prove to be a more complicated situation than you expect. Not only are you dealing with the painful injuries that can be suffered in any accidents, but you can also be confronted with what, if any, compensation is available for damages, … Continue reading What to know if you’re injured while going to or from work
What is one of the most important elements of a Chicago motor vehicle accident? If you said evidence, then you are correct. Without evidence, you may fall short in your efforts to make a successful claim. Documenting a motor vehicle accident is an excellent way to gather this evidence. If you are seriously injured and … Continue reading What is an effective way to document a motor vehicle accident?
Accidents can happen any time, anywhere. Sometimes they are due to our own negligence, such as tripping over a shoe you left lying on the bedroom floor. Other times, they happen because someone else was negligent. For example, imagine driving to work when a driver runs a red light and T-bones you in the middle … Continue reading The ABCs of your personal injury case
Unfortunately, it has become far too common to see news reports in which a Chicago resident has died because of a drunk driver. It has happened once again, this time killing a 55-year-old woman and injuring three other women riding in the car. According to reports, the motor vehicle accident occurred at about 11:30 p.m. … Continue reading Drunk driving takes another Chicago resident’s life
Chicago residents who rent or lease a home sometimes feel they are at the mercy of their landlords. In a lived-in home, things can malfunction or simply stop working due to ordinary wear and tear. Often, this presents safety hazards to those who reside on the premises. For example, say your home’s electrical system wiring … Continue reading Know what duties and responsibilities your landlord holds