The Cost of Motorcycles

Motorcycle Accidents

Ever since the days of James Dean and Hunter S. Thomson, the motorcycle has been an integral and legendary part of the American automotive landscape. The motorcycle represents something bigger than just a way to get from one destination to...

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Drunk Driver Kills One, Injures Two More

In The News

A Chicago man struck three pedestrians with his car while intoxicated, killing one and seriously injuring two others. At around 12:45AM on Saturday the 22nd of February 2013, Leroy Bobo drove his Chrysler PT Cruiser into a parked car, which...

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Wrong Way Driving Accident Injures Several

In The News

A 42-year-old woman was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital after driving the wrong way down Lake Shore Drive, causing a four-car collision that injured several people. Police said Friday, February 22nd, 2013 the woman turned southbound into the northbound...

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College Freshman Dead, Family Sues Fraternity

In The News

The family of a deceased 19-year-old college freshman is suing his fraternity for making him drink dangerous amounts of alcohol. The morning of November 2nd, the night after an initiation party, members of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity found David...

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The Gym: Healthy or Dangerous?

Personal Injury

An important part of their daily routine, helping them get ready for the day or unwind after a tough day of work. Methodically pounding out a few miles on the treadmill or pushing yourself to new strengths in the weight...

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The Basics of a Slip and Fall Injury

Premises Liablity

Slip and fall accidents are incredibly common and can lead to serious injuries. A property owner has the duty to exercise reasonable care to protect individuals who are invited on the premises from dangerous conditions. The owner is not required...

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The Importance of Windshields

General

One key safety feature of your car that you’ve probably not thought much about – in fact, you probably look right through it! – is your windshield. Of course windshields act as their names suggest, shielding you from the wind,...

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Man Crashes After Flight From Police

In The News

A man abruptly stopped his midnight flight from the police by crashing into two cars on Chicago’s South Side. The man injured himself and one other driver in the process. Chicago police spotted the driver speeding and chased in pursuit....

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Daughter Lost in Car Wreck

In The News

A family was robbed of their daughter when a car accident took her life late one Saturday night. Around 10:45PM on Saturday the 9th of February 2013, Danielle Pisterzi, 21, was driving to her family's home from her internship with...

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Car Crash in Lincoln Park Sends Five to Hospital

In The News

An early morning crash in the Lincoln Park area left five in the hospital in serious-to-critical condition. The collision took place at 2:25AM, Saturday the 9th of February 2013 at the intersection of Halsted Street and Lincoln and Fullerton avenues....

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Car Crash in Southwest Chicago

In The News

On the morning of February 3rd, 2013, five people crashed into a pole in the Scottsdale neighborhood of Southwest Chicago. At 5:20AM, the car slammed into a pole on the corner of 84th Place and Cicero Avenue traveling northbound, said...

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What to do About Dog Bites

Dog Bites or Animal Attacks

Dog bites are horrible for a number of reasons. First and foremost are the health reasons; not only is it painful, a dog bite can lead to serious infections or diseases if the dog doesn’t have its immunizations. Dog bites...

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Knee Injuries: Meniscal Tears

General

Meniscal tears are one of the most common knee injuries. The meniscus is a pad of cartilage that cushions the connection between the tibia and the femur. Sudden jarring movements, like those associated with sports, can tear the meniscus. Conversely,...

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When Do Premises Liability Laws Apply?

Premises Liablity

Premises liability law involves holding land owners or possessors liable for injuries that occur on their land. Historically, a landowner’s duties differed depending on the status of the injured party. In 1984, the Illinois Premises Liability Act changed the law....

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Far South Side Car Crash Kills One, Injures Two

In The News

One was killed and two were hospitalized after a car wreck on the Dan Ryan Expressway on Chicago’s Far South Side. The accident took place at 2:15PM on 3 February 2013. The identities of those involved in the crash have...

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