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Personal injury claims: Is it better to settle or go to court?

If you are filing a personal injury claim, you may be wondering whether you would be better off negotiating a settlement with the other party or taking the case to trial. There is no straightforward answer to this question as each claim is different, and both options have pros and cons. Many Illinois personal injury …

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Pedestrian Dies After Collision Involving Metra Train and Car in Chicago

In a recent case, a 19-year-old man died after sustaining serious injuries in an accident that involved a Metra train striking a vehicle. Three car occupants were also severely hurt in the collision, which occurred near Pulaski Road and 87th Street on Chicago’s Southwest Side. The pedestrian was waiting to cross the intersection when the …

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What Is The Difference Between Recklessness And Negligence

On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at determining liability in a personal injury case by differentiating recklessness and negligence. Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

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Walking safety: five common causes of pedestrian accidents

Most pedestrians understand the risks they face when crossing intersections and walking on streets. However, sometimes a pedestrian can get hurt in an accident even after being cautious, following all traffic signals and using crosswalks. Pedestrian accidents can result in serious injuries or death, even in collisions that involve slow-moving vehicles. Here are some of …

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Chicago’s most dangerous roads and highways for car accidents

Traveling on busy roads and highways is unavoidable when living in a bustling city like Chicago. As one of the biggest metropolitan areas in the country, Chicago sees thousands of deaths each year due to car accidents and an even higher number of crash-related injuries. Highways like the Dan Ryan Expressway and Eisenhower Expressway provide …

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The difference between negligence and recklessness in a personal injury case

Getting hurt due to the actions of another person or entity can turn your life upside down. If you have suffered a personal injury, you may be able to collect compensation for your medical bills and other expenses from the liable party. In order to determine liability, it is helpful to understand the difference between …

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Nursing Home Is Sued For COVID-19 Deaths

On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at a Geneva, Illinois nursing home where a quarter of its residence has died from complications due to the COVID-19. Multiple lawsuits have been filed against this nursing home for wrongful death, negligence, and disregarding state-mandated COVID-19 guidelines. Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

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Woman sues Thorntons after slipping on nacho cheese dip

Slip and fall accidents can occur across a variety of public properties, ranging from supermarkets and restaurants to parking lots and workplaces. Earlier in 2020, a woman filed a slip and fall lawsuit against a Thorntons gas station in Joliet, Illinois. She accused the business of negligence in cleaning up spilled nacho cheese dip that …

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Geneva nursing home sued for negligence in COVID-19 deaths of residents

Several lawsuits have been filed against a Geneva, Illinois, nursing home where a quarter of residents died from COVID-19 complications. The facility has reported some of the highest coronavirus case numbers and deaths among the state’s long-term care facilities. The estate of Helen Osucha, 97, sued Bria of Geneva for wrongful death. An alarming allegation …

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Illinois grants COVID-19 workers’ compensation coverage to essential workers

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed legislation that will provide workers’ compensation benefits to frontline and essential workers, including first responders, who become infected with COVID-19 on the job. The law acknowledges the fact that the coronavirus pandemic is threatening the safety of workers whose jobs are typically not considered dangerous. In enacting HB 2455, Illinois …

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