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Chicago City Dump Truck Runs Over and Critically Injures Bicyclist

Last year, a bicyclist suffered critical injuries when a city dump truck struck and ran over her in a neighborhood on Chicago’s Northwest Side.   A 31-year-old woman was biking northwest on Milwaukee Avenue in Avondale. Both the bicycle and the truck turned right at the same time at the busy Belmont Avenue intersection. The …

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Chicago Attorney Explains What to Expect in a Personal Injury Case

Personal injury lawsuits are filed to hold negligent parties accountable for causing injuries to someone. The aim is to compel them to compensate an individual who has been harmed due to their carelessness or wrongdoing. Common types of personal injury cases include car accidents, premises liability, medical malpractice and defective products. The injured individual can …

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Illinois Man Calls for Harsher Penalty for Dog’s Death in Pit Bull Attack

Residents in the village of Westchester, Illinois, are outraged that two pit bulls who attacked and killed a man’s dog were not put down nearly a month after the incident. Carl Panek, 81, said he was preparing to file a civil lawsuit over the death of his dachshund, Harry. Panek took the 7-year-old rescue dog …

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Illinois Construction Worker Dies from Arm Injury in Machinery Accident

An excavation company employee was killed in an industrial accident in suburban Volo, Illinois. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is investigating the workplace incident.   Lake County authorities identified the worker as 33-year-old Michael Rowell of Woodstock. He suffered a traumatic injury to his arm. Autopsy results from the coroner’s office showed that …

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What to Do if You Are Involved in a Mass Transit Accident

Mass transit accidents can be frightening and have the potential to inflict serious injuries on a large number of people. Such accidents can involve train derailments or bus crashes, to name a few. If you or a loved one has been hurt in a mass transit accident in Illinois, you have the right to pursue …

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Three steps to remember in case of a bicycle accident

Safety is of utmost importance when riding a bicycle. However, accidents can occur no matter how careful you are, whether they are due to road hazards or vehicle collisions. Knowing what to do in the aftermath of a bicycle accident will improve your chances of recovering compensation for your injuries. Here are three key steps …

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Here Is What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at what you should do if a negligent third party was responsible for you suffering a slip and fall accident. https://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/www.briskmanandbriskman.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/BBG-PODCAST-JULY-31-2022.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

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What to Do After an E-scooter Accident in Chicago

Electric scooters have had a polarizing effect since they were first introduced to Chicago in June 2019. While people have enjoyed riding scooters as a convenient transportation option, they have also raised safety concerns. E-scooters can cause serious accidents that can result in injuries or even death. If you have been injured after being hit …

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