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Prom, Graduation and the Dangers of Under-Aged Drinking. Who is Liable?

Prom, Graduation and the Dangers of Under-Aged Drinking. Who is Liable?

It’s the season for proms and graduation parties, which means increased underage drinking and serious safety concerns. What many adults do […]

Chronic Brain Damage and the Hidden World of Sports Injuries

Chronic Brain Damage and the Hidden World of Sports Injuries

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy is difficult to diagnose, and victims may fail to take precautionary measures to reduce the risk of […]

The rate of workplace fatalities in Illinois

The rate of workplace fatalities in Illinois

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) conducts annual studies regarding the cause of workplace fatalities in the United States. These […]

When Falling Asleep Isn’t OK: Truck Driver Accidents a Major Danger

When Falling Asleep Isn’t OK: Truck Driver Accidents a Major Danger

Despite more stringent regulations put in place by the United States Department of Transportation and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety […]

New Campaign Raises Awareness of Railroad Intersection Dangers

New Campaign Raises Awareness of Railroad Intersection Dangers

In the wake of the Amtrak derailment in Pennsylvania earlier this month, Operation Lifesaver is promoting a new public awareness […]

Family awarded $53 million in birth injury lawsuit against UCMC

Family awarded $53 million in birth injury lawsuit against UCMC

A Cook County, Illinois jury awarded $53 million to Lisa Ewing and 12-year-old Isaiah Ewing for permanent brain damage that […]

Maternity and Medical Malpractice. Why are there More Cases?

Maternity and Medical Malpractice. Why are there More Cases?

When it comes to medical malpractice, there are an unusually high number of cases related to maternity and birth complications. […]

Ten most common OSHA safety violations

Ten most common OSHA safety violations

The ten most common workplace safety violations primarily occur in construction and heavy industry and, as a result, the majority […]

Non-Owner of Vehicle Gets in Accident: Who is Liable?

Non-Owner of Vehicle Gets in Accident: Who is Liable?

If a person loans his/her car to someone such as a relative, friend, or a designated driver, and the driver […]

The Alarming Statistics Behind TBI

The Alarming Statistics Behind TBI

Traumatic Brain Injuries, long known as a threat to athletes on the playing field also represent a serious threat in […]

Illinois Personal Injury Law makes it Simple to Seek Compensation

Illinois Personal Injury Law makes it Simple to Seek Compensation

After a car accident, victims should call an attorney as soon as possible after reporting the accident to the police. […]