Does having kids change millennials’ texting and driving habits?

Category: Car Accidents

Does having kids change millennials’ texting and driving habits?
Does having kids change millennials’ texting and driving habits?

Many Millennials have never known a time when they didn't have their phones next to them while they were driving. They may even feel like...

May 20, 2019
Georgia teenager dies 2 weeks after crash that killed her mother
Georgia teenager dies 2 weeks after crash that killed her mother

A 14-year-old Georgia girl died recently from injuries suffered in a car crash, two weeks after her mother died in the same incident. The girl...

May 16, 2019
How to spot — and avoid — unsafe drivers
How to spot — and avoid — unsafe drivers

The dangers of driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs are well-known and much talked about. However, driving while drowsy or distracted can be...

May 06, 2019
Illinois woman killed when Uber car hit by alleged drunk driver
Illinois woman killed when Uber car hit by alleged drunk driver

A man has been arrested on numerous charges in Will County, Illinois after a 23-year-old woman died while trapped inside a burning Uber car. The...

May 03, 2019
The physical and financial cost of car accidents in Illinois
The physical and financial cost of car accidents in Illinois

The losses because of car accidents in Illinois and the rest of the United States are immense. According to the Washington, D.C.-based Association for Safe...

April 09, 2019
Off-duty sheriff’s investigator killed in crash with teen
Off-duty sheriff’s investigator killed in crash with teen

The Illinois law enforcement community is mourning the death of an off-duty sheriff's investigator in Cook County, killed when his car was hit by a...

April 05, 2019
16-year-old girl killed in Illinois hit-and-run crash
16-year-old girl killed in Illinois hit-and-run crash

An Illinois family is mourning the loss of a 16-year-old girl, killed when the car she was driving with three passengers inside was struck by...

March 22, 2019
Woman convicted for fatal DUI crash
Woman convicted for fatal DUI crash

Imagine having a mechanical problem with your vehicle. Perhaps it's overheating or maybe the oil light came on. Whatever the problem is, you pull over...

March 01, 2019
Hit by a distracted driver? Think about your legal claim
Hit by a distracted driver? Think about your legal claim

Distracted drivers make the choice to put themselves and others in danger. There isn't any reason for them to pay attention to other things going...

February 27, 2019
Peoria looks for ways to boost fire department’s budget amid cuts
Peoria looks for ways to boost fire department’s budget amid cuts

When you travel out of town, you know that you'll have a risk of being involved in a crash while away from home. If someone...

February 16, 2019
Enjoy safer snowmobiling this winter
Enjoy safer snowmobiling this winter

Many Peoria residents like to head out to Jubilee State Park and other outdoor areas in the winter for snowmobiling fun. This cold weather activity...

January 25, 2019
Car wrecks can cause impacts in all areas of your life
Car wrecks can cause impacts in all areas of your life

When you are involved in a car wreck, there are a lot of things that occur. One of the primary concerns that you will initially...

January 15, 2019
Crash on icy Illinois highway leaves 1 dead, 3 injured
Crash on icy Illinois highway leaves 1 dead, 3 injured

A multi-vehicle crash on the Bishop Ford Freeway near South Holland, Illinois, left one man dead and three people injured recently. The incident occurred on...

January 11, 2019
Illinois correctional officer dies in crash, colleague arrested
Illinois correctional officer dies in crash, colleague arrested

One Cook County sheriff's correctional officer was killed and another arrested in a three-vehicle crash recently in Woodridge, Illinois. The crash occurred at Davey and...

January 04, 2019
Illinois woman killed by allegedly drunk, distracted driver
Illinois woman killed by allegedly drunk, distracted driver

A 38-year-old woman from Mattoon, Illinois, was killed recently in the community when the car she was driving was hit by another car when the...

December 14, 2018
How can you prove a distracted driver caused a car accident?
How can you prove a distracted driver caused a car accident?

Those who have suffered injuries in a car accident know what they were doing when the crash occurred. While these victims may have an idea...

December 07, 2018
How to adjust your driving if you’re caught in a whiteout
How to adjust your driving if you’re caught in a whiteout

There are few things more frightening about driving in wintry Illinois weather than getting caught in a whiteout. If you've lived here for any amount...

November 23, 2018
Illinois crash kills 48-year-old pedestrian
Illinois crash kills 48-year-old pedestrian

A 48-year-old Decatur, Illinois, a man was killed as a result of being hit by a pickup truck as he stood on a sidewalk. Officers...

November 15, 2018
Five schoolkids killed in three days by distracted drivers
Five schoolkids killed in three days by distracted drivers

The news of the deaths of young children jolted the nation, though it is difficult to know if that jolt of awareness will last or...

November 07, 2018
Negligence is a common cause of motor vehicle accidents
Negligence is a common cause of motor vehicle accidents

Negligence takes many forms, from a person who doesn't turn off a hot stove and forgets to tell others to those who drive while intoxicated....

September 05, 2018