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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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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What Are Punitive Damages in Illinois Personal Injury?

April 3, 2024 Holley Rosen Beard
After suffering injuries in Illinois due to another party’s negligent or intentional actions, many people understand that they have a right to file a personal injury claim. A successful claim can permit the injured person to recover compensation for losses such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and loss of enjoyment of...
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What to Do After a Truck Accident in Illinois

March 22, 2024 Holley Rosen Beard
Truck accidents occur every day in Illinois on the highways, side streets, and in commercial and industrial zones. As a driver, you should be prepared to know what to do if you are in an accident with a truck and then what steps to take to ensure you recover compensation if the truck driver...
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