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November 13, 2013
These Illinois motorcycle accident statistics highlight how frequently fatal motorcycle accidents occur in the state and, in some cases, why they take place. Last year, 148 motorcycle riders in Illinois were killed in traffic accidents, according to the Illinois Department of Transportation (DOT).... Read Full Post
November 12, 2013
The Delmar Garden’s West Nursing Home in St. Louis County is currently facing allegations of nursing home abuse after one of its residents was found with broken cheekbones. The family of an 86-year-old nursing home patient has recently come forward to allege that their elderly loved one was... Read Full Post
Category: Nursing Home Abuse
November 10, 2013
Lincoln county authorities are still investigating the possible causes of a truck accident that caused a load of corn to spill all over Highway 61. Lincoln county law enforcement officials are still investigating what could have caused two semi-trucks to get into a rollover accident that caused a... Read Full Post
Category: Personal Injury
November 08, 2013
The Missouri Court of Appeals has recently struck down an ordinance that had permitted red light cameras to be installed and operated at certain signals in Ellisville. While many cities are using red light cameras to ticket drivers who are caught running red lights, this trend in enforcing traffic... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
November 07, 2013
The man responsible for killing two teenage sisters in a 2007 fatal car accident is attempting to get his driver’s license reinstated. The man responsible for killing two teenage sisters in a 2007 fatal car accident is appealing the Illinois Secretary of State’s office in an attempt to get his... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
November 06, 2013
The family of the truck driver who died in a fatal truck accident may have a wrongful death claim if negligence is found to have played a role in causing the accident. A fatal truck accident that occurred on Highway 61 in Pike County just before 6 pm on Tuesday November 5 has claimed the life of... Read Full Post
October 29, 2013
When delivery truck drivers are responsible for causing truck accidents, accident victims will likely be entitled to compensation for injuries and losses. Like large semis and some tractor trailers, delivery trucks are regularly on the roads, and when they are involved in traffic accidents, they... Read Full Post
Category: Trucking Accident
October 27, 2013
When medical professionals are not properly trained, are exhausted or abuse drugs, they are more likely to make surgery mistakes that can seriously injure patients. Surgery is often a viable option to help treat a number of different conditions, and when patients need to undergo surgery, they want... Read Full Post
Category: Personal Injury
October 25, 2013
When vehicle equipment failure causes a car accident, injured parties may be entitled to compensation for their injuries and losses from the equipment manufacturer. Although the majority of car accidents are caused by some type of driver error, in some cases, traffic accidents are the result of a... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
October 24, 2013
Choosing a lump sum payment for a personal injury settlement is a better option if tax issues may become a concern or if inflation could devalue a structured settlement in the future. In the aftermath of a personal injury lawsuit, it may be difficult for plaintiffs to choose between whether to opt... Read Full Post
Category: Personal Injury