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Are These 5 Items in Your Car’s Emergency Kit?

Are These 5 Items in Your Car’s Emergency Kit?

There are several key items that are vital to a car’s emergency kit, all of which can help vehicle owners […]

Random Inspections May Reduce Truck Accident Rates

Random Inspections May Reduce Truck Accident Rates

Federal regulations require regular inspections and maintenance on all commercial trucks. Random roadside inspections performed while a driver is in […]

Does Auto Insurance Follow the Car or the Driver in Illinois

Does Auto Insurance Follow the Car or the Driver in Illinois

In Illinois, most automobile insurance coverage follows the car. When an accident occurs, it is usually the vehicle owner’s insurance policy […]

Is the Covid-19 Pandemic Pushing Truckers Past Their Limits?

Is the Covid-19 Pandemic Pushing Truckers Past Their Limits?

A rise in essential delivery services across the nation is putting more trucks on American roads and highways and pushing […]

What Causes Commercial Vehicle Accidents?

What Causes Commercial Vehicle Accidents?

There are many causes of commercial motor vehicle accidents, including driver caused, vehicle caused, and environmental caused wrecks. In Illinois, it […]

Will the Coronavirus Impact Truck Accident Claims?

Will the Coronavirus Impact Truck Accident Claims?

With federal safety regulations for the trucking industry temporarily suspended, there may be a rise in truck accidents and injury […]

How Many Truck Accidents Are Caused by Texting and Driving?

How Many Truck Accidents Are Caused by Texting and Driving?

Distracted driving plays a significant role in fatal trucking accidents. Truck drivers are 23 times more likely to be involved […]

When Unsecured Cargo Becomes Deadly Debris

When Unsecured Cargo Becomes Deadly Debris

Flatbed trucking accidents often occur from improperly secured cargo that falls into oncoming traffic without warning. Unsecured Cargo can be […]

How to Get the Most out of Your Truck Accident Claim

How to Get the Most out of Your Truck Accident Claim

Victims of trucking accidents often suffer severe injuries and disabilities that require long-term medical care, so maximizing compensation for an […]

Labor Day 2020: Did Your Designated Driver Drink Too Much?

Labor Day 2020: Did Your Designated Driver Drink Too Much?

Labor Day partygoers in Chicago are encouraged to use a designated driver to ensure they make it home safely, but […]

Will Uber’s New Alert System Help Keep Riders Safe?

Will Uber’s New Alert System Help Keep Riders Safe?

To keep riders safe, Uber recently unveiled a new safety alert system that reminds riders to check their Uber driver’s […]