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What Can I Sue for in a Truck Accident?

A tractor trailer truck hauling a load can weigh up to 80,000 pounds. In a crash, all that weight inflicts massive damage on a smaller vehicle, often resulting in catastrophic and fatal injuries to the vehicle’s occupants. Victims of truck crashes have the right to take legal action seeking compensation from individuals, companies, and government […]

Posted in: Truck Accidents

Semi-Truck Accident Lawsuits: How Long Does It Take to Settle?

Trucks are a vital part of commerce; in fact, our economy would come to a standstill without them. Many of the goods and products necessary for modern life are delivered by trucks. The trucking industry also employs thousands of workers. However, there are negative consequences to having so many enormous vehicles on our roads and […]

Posted in: Truck Accidents

“Mild” Concussion Symptoms

Concussions are a type of brain injury. Doctors sometimes refer to them as a “mild” traumatic brain injury, but the truth is there is nothing mild about them. They are serious injuries that can cause long-term health and life consequences. Concussions can cause a wide variety of symptoms, but some symptoms are more common than […]

Posted in: Brain Injury

How to Get Paid After a Car Accident

If you suffered injuries in a car accident, then you are probably already aware of how quickly expenses can start to pile up. Many car accident victims face a sudden and unexpected avalanche of medical bills and extra expenses, while also missing work to heal. Some find they cannot return to work at all because […]

Posted in: Car Accidents

How Much Does It Cost to Talk to a Lawyer?

A common reason people give for not calling a lawyer after they get hurt in an accident is cost. They worry that they simply can’t afford to talk to a lawyer, especially not when they have mounting medical bills to deal with, and have missed work and gone without a paycheck because of their injuries. […]

Posted in: Personal Injury

How Long Do I Have to File a Lawsuit for Dog Bite?

If you suffered injuries in a dog attack, whether or not the dog bit you, then one thing you need to know is how much time you have to take legal action against the dog owner (or someone else) for damages. The law refers to this window of opportunity to file a lawsuit as the […]

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Back Injuries: How Much Is Your Claim Worth?

Back injuries can be debilitating. They can make the most mundane tasks excruciatingly painful, and many cause lingering discomfort and limitations that last a lifetime. What’s worse, the long-term costs of treating and living with a back injury frequently lead to massive medical debt, and keep victims out of work, unable to provide for their […]

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September 1, 2020

Drunk Uber Drivers – Who Can Be Held Responsible?

By Dave Abels

Were You Injured by a Drunk Uber Driver? Under Illinois law, it is against the law to drive with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or more. In fact, it is against the law to drive under the influence of alcohol generally, so it is possible to face DUI charges with a BAC of […]

August 31, 2020

Who Is the Best Personal Injury Lawyer for Me?

By Dave Abels

After an accident, it’s natural to feel a wide range of emotions. Anger, fear, uncertainty: These are all normal. A personal injury attorney can help you navigate through these feelings and help you get the compensation you deserve. But where do you start? How do you find the attorney that’s right for you? If you […]

Posted in: Personal Injury

August 28, 2020

When to Hire an Attorney After a Car Accident

By Dave Abels

Finding yourself the victim of a car accident is truly no fun. Not only can it ruin your day, but in the worst of cases, it has the potential to forever alter your life. Depending on the type of car accident you were in and the injuries you suffered, your life may never be the […]

Posted in: Car Accidents

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