Many of the firm’s cases have made the local and national news Over the...
On April 6, 2014, Ryan McClelland drowned in the Chicago River after becoming intoxicated at a Chicago topless bar. His family has sued for wrongful death claiming the bar knew McClelland was visibly intoxicated and posed a danger to himself and others when employees kicked him out of the bar. There can come a point
Few people realize the dangers involved working in and around grain elevators. A nine-year-old boy working at his family’s farm fell into the grain elevator and died. Grain in a grain elevator is like quicksand. Our prayers are with the family who lost their son in this terrible tragedy. Living in Chicago, few people realize
On July 6, 2014 about 4:30 a.m, a car crashed just south of the Interstate 55 ramp, at about 2400 South Lake Shore Drive. The Lake Shore Drive crash killed one occupant and critically injured two other occupants. The passengers of the the Lake Shore Drive crash were taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in critical
A construction worker was killed in the early morning hours of June 21, 2013 at 4900 S. Western Avenue in Chicago. A speeding driver crashed through construction barriers, striking and killing the worker. The driver was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital in critical condition. The car’s two passengers were also taken to local hospitals. When a construction worker is killed
A 19 year old employee of the Frankfort Square Park District was killed on June 19, 2014. The work injury occurred when a lawn mower being operated by the Park District employee capsized. Frank Licka had worked summers for the Park District while in high school and college. The US Census Bureau reported 4,383 work
Tragedy struck in Bridgeview On June 17, 2014 when a six-year-old child drown in the shallow end of a public pool. There were 300 people in the pool including 10 chaperones. How could this happen? The short answer is that it shouldn’t have happened if lifeguards and chaperones and the organization sponsoring the pool outing
Margaret Clark a 102 year-old resident from Flossmoor, IL was pronounced dead at 10:40...