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Drunk Driving During the Holidays

Published: Dec 12, 2018 Auto Accident, Personal Injury

Approximately 29 people in the United States suffer fatal injuries each day in alcohol-related vehicle crashes, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The risk of being involved in a drunk driving accident is particularly high during the winter holidays, including Thanksgiving,...

New Insight on Fatal Car Accidents

Published: Dec 5, 2018 Auto Accident, Personal Injury

Last month the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released their annual report on fatal car accidents across the country. While there is some good news, other fatal crash data is concerning. The good news is that last year, the United States saw the...

Car Accidents Caused by Texting and Driving

Published: Nov 28, 2018 Auto Accident, Personal Injury

Distracted driving is the leading cause of fatal car accidents in the United States.  Texting while driving is the most common distracted driving behavior. Despite educational campaigns, public service announcements, and legal consequences, texting while driving continues to contribute to the number of fatal...

Safety Tips for Driving During the Fall

Published: Nov 15, 2018 Auto Accident, Personal Injury

The air has become cool and crisp, and it is a great time to enjoy seasonal activities like pumpkin picking, hayrides, and football games. However, the change in season also brings unique hazards that all drivers should be aware of before they hit the...

Winter Road Accidents

Published: Dec 16, 2016 Auto Accident, Personal Injury

Illinois drivers face any number of hazardous road conditions throughout the long and sometimes grueling Midwest winters. On average Illinois sees at least five severe winter storms per year, which can result in limited visibility, reduced traction, difficulty braking or maneuvering, and slick pavements....