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Peaceful Protests, Nonlethal Weapons & Serious Injury

Peaceful Protest Injuries

In the News: Protests Sparked by the Death of George Floyd The social-media-captured death of George Floyd has sparked a fire to an already brewing turmoil concerning the tactics of police and the way our communities are policed. Floyd’s death has created a more visible and vocal frustration, restlessness, and fear. In response to his...

Staying Safe on the Road this 4th of July

4th of July DUI Facts

Fourth of July and Car Accidents The Fourth of July is a day that is characterized by families, grilling, parades, and of course, fireworks. Many people travel to see family and friends and use the extra day off work to make a long weekend getaway out of it.  With summer’s biggest holiday around the corner,...

Illinois DUIs and Negligence Per Se: Who is at Fault?

Illinois DUI Facts

In the News: Tragedy Strikes, Fatal Elgin Car Crash Results in DUI Charges In the early morning hours of March 22, 2019, Adrian Velasco was driving in the westbound lanes of Summit Avenue near the intersection of Summit Avenue and Dundee Avenue in Elgin when he left the westbound lanes and caused a collision with...

Fourth of July Firework Dangers: Know the Facts

Fireworks Dangers Facts

The Fourth of July brings many Americans together for BBQ, celebration, and fireworks. Fireworks and Independence Day have become synonymous. Though the bright and vibrant spectacles in the sky make for an amazing conclusion for celebration, there are many people who become injured or become fatalities because of fireworks. Know the facts, and remember to...

Injured in an Accident with the CTA? Know Your Rights

CTA Accident Infographic FB

Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) Statistics According to the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), 1.6 million rides are taken on the CTA on an average weekday. This makes the CTA the nation’s second largest public transportation system. It is a regional transit system that serves approximately thirty-five suburbs and provides connecting service to Metra, Pace, Midway Airport,...

Truck Accident FAQ

Truck Accident FAQ

In the News: Two High School Students Killed in Carol Stream Truck Accident Tragically, on Friday June 12, two 17 year-old Wheaton North High School students were killed in an accident involving a large truck.  The friends were driving a vehicle when it was involved in an accident with a box truck on North Avenue...