3 Important Questions Regarding Construction Accidents

  Important Questions Regarding Construction Accidents Construction workers play a vital role in social development by erecting houses, offices and bridges, as well as maintaining and repairing infrastructure. Their work is difficult and dangerous, and they operate in some of the most hazardous and taxing situations. Despite strict safety regulations, construction site accidents still occur,…

How Much is My Case Worth?

How Much Is My Case Worth? During an initial consultation, we’re often asked, “How much is my case worth?” Each and every case is considered on its merit, first and foremost.

Critical Procedures to Remember Following a Car Crash in Illinois

A car crash is a traumatic event, and it is easy to act impulsively in the chaos that follows. Acting rashly can result in further trauma down the road, though, and it is best to keep a cool head and handle the situation in a calm manner. If you can manage that, it may be…

Will My Health Insurance Pay for My Bills After an Auto Accident?

They should do so. You should always seek immediate medical attention if you’ve been injured in an auto accident and present your medical insurance card/information to cover all charges for ongoing care. Do not wait for the defendant’s insurance company to pay the bills. They usually wait until the entire case is settled before they…

Three-Vehicle Crash Seriously Injures Semi-Truck Driver

The Chicago Sun Times reports that three people sustained injuries on Monday when someone driving an SUV changed lanes without looking. The SUV crashed into one semi-truck before another careened into it. The accident occurred on Interstate 65, and police say it happened in the early afternoon. After the first crash, a second semi collided…

Driver Dies after Crashing into Chicago Home

The Chicago Sun Times reports that an elderly man who failed to stop at an intersection and crashed into a house has died. According to police, the man was travelling east on Summit Street shortly after 8 a.m. when he drove straight through the stop sign. A vehicle travelling south crashed directly into him. The…

What is a Contingency Fee?

What is a Contingency Fee? When a person is injured and considering hiring an attorney, they often question whether or not they can afford legal representation, and ask, “Do I need to pay an attorney up front?” In many cases, the injured person will try (often unsuccessfully) to manage their own circumstances because they believe…