We’d Like to Change Attorneys

  Question: We recently filed a lawsuit since my father-in-law lost his life in a defective truck that exploded at the moment of impact. We have a lawyer, but I think that the deal is not going so well with him and I’m afraid he will rip us up if we don’t do something about…

During an Auto Accident, All Six Airbags Failed

  Question: My mother and sister where recently involved in an auto accident. It was a head-on collision when they where turning and they where hit on the right side front of the vehicle. The police report I believe states the other driver was traveling at 50mph. My mother was knocked unconscious and received several…

My Brother was Killed While Working in a Coal Mine

  Question: My brother was killed in a coal mine. The machine he was running proved to be faulty. The company that makes the machine and the company that was allowing the employees to use the machine both knew about this danger. My brother’s wife has filed a suit against these companies. My siblings and…

My Husband was Injured 3 Years Ago… Is there a Way I can Get the OSHA Report?

Question: My husband was injured 3 years ago. His foot was caught in a hydraulic cylinder and was cut off. The foot was reattached. The doctor said now that there is nothing more he can do. The accident happened three years ago. Now they have recommended amputating from the knee down. We have opted to save…

Our Party Food Made Our Guests Sick

  Question: On Saturday the 16 we had an event at our home.  About 100 people participated.  We catered food from a restaurant.  Every thing went great until next morning when we got a call from almost everyone who was at the party that they are all sick. Please advise me on taking a appropriate…

Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim in Illinois?

Each state has specific policies and procedures related to wrongful death claims, and it is important to understand how your state defines wrongful death, as well as how to go about filing a claim if you believe a family member or loved one’s death was due to the wrongful conduct or actions of another person…

How Long is My Case Going to Take?

When someone has suffered a serious personal injury, their lives and that of their entire family are affected. In addition to the difficulties often associated with recovery from the injury itself, normal work and family routines are often interrupted adding to the burden. You want and need answers as medical bills and lost wages mount.

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.

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…

What Toys Should Consumers be Aware of?

This year’s toy recalls for excessive lead and other hazards are down, but consumer advocates warn that potential dangers to children remain on store shelves. In the last few months U.S. Public Interest Research Group went into major retail and discount stores and found several toys with high lead levels and several toys that could…