Monthly Archives: April 2016

Chicago area residents likely remember hearing stories of a catastrophic wrong way collision in May 2014. A 23-year-old man under the influence of alcohol drove his SUV the wrong way on Lake Shore Drive in the early morning hours of … Continue reading

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The occurrence of pedestrians being hit by vehicles is ever increasing. So many factors can contribute to pedestrians being knocked down and can lead to very serious injuries and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control, in 2012, 4,743 … Continue reading

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 Speed limits exist for a reason, and they affect more than just car accident statistics; they impact pedestrian injury statistics as well. The Illinois State Police report that out of all fatal crashes, approximately 32 percent of those are speed … Continue reading

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There are countless reasons for motorcycle accident crash and fatality statistics, and identifying fault can sometimes be extremely difficult. Fingers are pointed and blame is placed on one or more drivers, but no matter who causes an accident, all motorists … Continue reading

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Did you know that the roadways of Illinois are among some of the safest in the nation? This is largely due to the state’s strict laws on drunk and distracted driving, which continue to be recognized and praised around the … Continue reading

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It is hard to ignore overwhelming motor vehicle accident statistics. The Illinois State Police report that driver inattention is a primary factor in more than 1 million car crashes every year. That is a hefty statistic, and one we should … Continue reading

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After your car has been towed and you have been to the doctor comes the part of a car accident most people hate the most, dealing with insurance. While every car accident is different, there are several common mistakes that … Continue reading

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Today, more than ever before, we hear of the devastating motor vehicle accident statistics caused by distracted drivers. The number of injuries and fatalities caused by distracted drivers is not only alarming; it is on the rise, increasing year after … Continue reading

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