rear end car accident

What to Do After a Rear-End Automobile Accident

Rear-end automobile accidents are one of the most common types of wrecks involving motor vehicles. In 2017, there were over 92,000 rear-end collisions in the state. Although not all rear-end accidents are serious, they cause tens of thousands of injuries every year and dozens of deaths. No matter how serious your accident is, you should…

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Proving Lost Wages After a Personal Injury

If you’re been injured in an automobile or other type of accident, there’s a good chance you will lose time from work for hospitalization, medical appointments, and recovery. You could be compensated for the lost wages you suffer as a result. But lost wages take many forms, and proving them could be a challenge depending…

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After an Accident, Stay Off Social Media

Everyone is online these days, with social media being a particularly popular way to spend time on the internet. With so many people using sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram almost like a personal diary, they will inevitably discuss their accidents (often with strangers). Unfortunately, many personal injury victims have sabotaged their cases by not…

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Car dented in by hit and run accident.

What To Do After A Hit-And-Run Accident

You’re waiting at a traffic light when suddenly another vehicle slams into you. Your fright turns to shock as you see the driver speed off, leaving you with severe injuries and a totaled automobile. Hit and runs are crimes, and the Illinois civil court system also allows victims to seek compensation in court. But what…

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Lawyer looking over expert witness statement.

The Role Of An Expert Witness In Your Personal Injury Case

We think of witnesses as being the individuals who see the events surrounding an accident or injury. There’s another group of witnesses who can provide testimony about more technical, scientific, or specialized matters. These are the expert witnesses, and in many personal injury and accident cases, they play an invaluable role in winning compensation for…

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