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Semi-Tractor-Trailer Accidents: FAQs

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Semi-Tractor-Trailer Accidents: FAQs On Father’s Day weekend in Central Illinois, a 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee was carrying two people. They were traveling northbound on I-55 north of Pontiac when the unthinkable happened and they collided with the back of a semi-tractor-trailer. Both vehicles were merging into the left lane on the highway as the...

Is Social Media Content Admissible in Court?

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Is Social Media Content Admissible in Court? It is hard to believe that not long ago we lived in a world where social media did not exist. It was a time when we did not particularly want our friends, associates, or foes to know what we ate for breakfast or where we vacationed. Well,...

Why should you have an attorney for a commercial vehicle accident?

Learn what top attorneys say about hiring a lawyer for a commercial vehicle crash We asked 14 experienced accident attorneys the question: “Why hire a lawyer for a commercial vehicle accident?” Crashes involving commercial vehicles and semis cause some of the worst imaginable injuries.  The size, speed, and mass of a commercial truck or semi-truck...

Accidents and the United States Postal Service: Facts and FAQs

Accidents and the United States Postal Service: Facts and FAQs When accidents occur, people don’t often think of the offender being a mail truck for the United States Postal Service. But it happens more often than you think! Dealing with an accident that involves the USPS is also more complicated than you might imagine. The...

Does the Extent of Damage to My Vehicle Impact My Personal Injury Case? and Other Car Accident Questions

Does the extent of damage to my car impact the payout on my personal injury case? Many clients wonder whether the severity of damage to their vehicle or the defendant’s vehicle impacts their personal injury claim and the ultimate value of the case.  Under Illinois law, the short answer is NO according to the Illinois...

Car Accident Lawyer FAQs

What do car accident lawyers do? When you’ve been injured in a crash, a car accident lawyer will ensure that all steps are taken to maximize the value of your case.  An injured party can pursue a civil action against an at-fault driver for damages including your medical bills, wage loss, disfigurement, disability, loss of...

Suing an Insurance Company: FAQs

Why will an insurance company take your case to federal court? Some insurance companies believe that “removing” a case to federal court means they might get a better outcome there. In personal injury cases, venue (where your case will be heard) often plays an important role in your case. There can be a whole stage...

Motorcycle Accidents and Injuries: FAQs

For many motorcyclists, there is nothing more alluring than the call of the open road. Nothing sparks the imagination more than thoughts of a ride on a beautiful June day on a gently curving road. Unfortunately, as we can see from the news, far too often, motorcyclists end up with life changing injuries. In...

How Trucking Companies Can Violate the Law: FAQs

In our guide on hiring the right lawyer to handle your Illinois truck injury case,  we created a comprehensive list of the things that are important for you to know if you are in a trucking accident in Illinois. We are following up on this guide with more answers to your frequently asked questions....

FAQs: Getting into an Accident with a USPS Mail Truck

Update: We’ve answered more of your questions about getting into an accident with a USPS mail truck in our latest blog. We’ve covered the following topics: Statistics About the United States Postal Service Why do there seem to be so many accidents with USPS trucks? Who insures postal vehicles? Do I need a lawyer if...

Injured on a CTA Bus: Know Your Legal Rights

Know Your Legal Rights Have you been injured while traveling on a CTA bus?  If so, it is critical that you know your legal rights and understand how to successfully pursue a personal injury claim against the CTA.  Due to the expansive bus system, CTA bus accidents occur frequently and appear regularly in the news. ...

Pedestrians Hit by a Car: FAQs

October is National Pedestrian Safety Month On September 29, The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) launched the first ever National Pedestrian Safety Month this October. The goal for this month is to increase awareness about pedestrian safety and to remind drivers and walkers that staying safe is a shared responsibility. The NHTSA has provided...

Meet Charles Graham Jr., Kryder Law Group First-Generation College Student Scholarship Recipient

Meet Charles First Generation College Student- Charles Graham Jr., Kryder Law Group First-Generation College Student Scholarship Recipient Charles Graham Jr., 31, of Houston, Texas, is the Kryder Law Group First-Generation College Scholarship winner. Mr. Graham is a law student at Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Southern Texas University. His powerful essay illuminates his diligence and...

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