Take these steps after you’re hurt to support your claim

Month: May 2018

Take these steps after you’re hurt to support your claim
Take these steps after you’re hurt to support your claim

Negligence can happen almost any time, and when it does, it often puts people in danger. For example, a worksite where construction teams are negligent...

May 31, 2018
FMCSA report: fatal truck crashes went up 3 percent in 2016
FMCSA report: fatal truck crashes went up 3 percent in 2016

One of the duties of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is to address unsafe trends in the commercial trucking industry. While trends in the...

May 29, 2018
Illinois man killed in chain-reaction accident
Illinois man killed in chain-reaction accident

A 45-year-old Illinois man is facing serious criminal charges after being involved in a fatal accident in Will County on the afternoon of May 14....

May 25, 2018
4 tips to get your landlord to make those safety repairs
4 tips to get your landlord to make those safety repairs

Your landlord refuses to make repairs, and you're sick of it. You're also worried. Some of the issues create serious safety hazards in your apartment...

May 23, 2018
Study finds seat belts reduce severity of liver injuries
Study finds seat belts reduce severity of liver injuries

Illinois drivers and passengers can lessen the severity of crash-related liver injuries by wearing a seat belt, according to a new study. The study was...

May 16, 2018
Rideshare drivers at high risk for fatigue behind the wheel
Rideshare drivers at high risk for fatigue behind the wheel

According to a position statement from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, drowsy driving is an inherent risk in the rideshare industry. As drivers in...

May 09, 2018
Driving safety app identifies states with most distracted drivers
Driving safety app identifies states with most distracted drivers

Illinois motorists can take a small amount of pride in falling just below the national median for phone use while driving. According to statistics released...

May 01, 2018
Knee injuries: What you can do to recover
Knee injuries: What you can do to recover

You were in your car when you were struck by a large semi. After the impact, you were pleased to feel fine. At first, you...

May 01, 2018