How to File a Medical Malpractice Claim in Illinois

May 27, 2024 Brian Beltz
Medical care is necessary at some point in almost everyone’s life, often putting your well-being in the hands of medical practitioners. While you would like to hope that your trust and faith are well-placed, this is not always the case. Sometimes, the people you entrusted your life to are negligent, failing to help you...
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How Much Compensation Can You Get for a Personal Injury?

May 17, 2024 Holley Rosen Beard
Experiencing an injury can profoundly impact your life, causing trauma and significant changes. Beyond enduring physical discomfort and emotional upheaval, you may grapple with increasing medical expenses, loss of income, and additional financial pressures. Additionally, if someone else’s actions caused the accident that harmed you, you may be feeling anger and resentment. In such circumstances, seeking...
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Understanding Illinois Medical Malpractice Law

May 8, 2024 Brian Beltz
While we would all like to believe we can trust medical professionals completely, the truth is that everyone makes mistakes. Doctors and nurses have a duty to their patients to provide the best possible treatment within their means. When they are negligent and not fulfilling this duty, it can worsen conditions or cause new...
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Is Brake Checking Illegal in Illinois?

April 23, 2024 Brian Beltz
Brake checking, the process of slamming on your brakes to risk the other driver hitting your car from behind, is illegal in Illinois. It is an unsafe practice that is a form of negligent driving under the state’s laws. If you are hurt as a result of another driver brake checking you, you may...
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