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Brachial Plexus Symptoms and Causes

Although brachial plexus birth injuries are more common than cases of Down syndrome, most parents have little or no knowledge about such injuries. The brachial plexus is a bundle of five different nerves that run from the spinal cord through the neck and down each arm. This important group of nerves –  the radial, median, […]

Illinois Wrongful Death Statistics Guide

Wrongful deaths can occur due to a variety of different reasons, including car accidents, work hazards, malfunctioning equipment, murder or medical malpractice. For the families of those who lost a loved one due to the carelessness of a company, a professional entrusted with a life or a careless driver, the pain would clearly be unimaginable. […]

Paraplegia Injury Attorney Guide Chicago

Are you looking for a Paraplegia injury attorney in Chicago, IL? While accidents are the most common cause of paraplegia, a condition that results from either trauma to the spinal cord or to the brain, there are a wide range of things that can cause the condition. Top Causes of Paraplegia Almost 13,000 new spinal […]

Most Common Types of Spinal Cord Injuries – Chicago, IL

In 2015, Tierney Darden, an aspiring dancer living in Mundelein, a suburb of Illinois, had just come home from a planning session in Minneapolis for her sister’s upcoming wedding – dancing as she tried on her bridesmaid dress – when life as she knew it changed forever. Darden and other family members were about to […]

Chicago Paraplegia Attorney Guide

Did you or someone you love suffer a serious injury that resulted in Paraplegia? If you or a loved one suffered a paraplegic injury in Chicago or Illinois we may be able to help. Paraplegia is often caused by serious injury or disease. Many times paralysis of the lower legs and body can be the result of someone’s […]

Motorcycle Injury Attorney in Chicago, IL

While the thrill of the open road is a lure for many, riding a motorcycle in Chicago can be a dangerous mode of transportation resulting serious injury or death. According to statistics, motorcycle accidents result in 35 times more deaths than car accidents, most often when a motorcycle is struck by a car or truck.  […]

Tractor-Trailer Accidents in Chicago, IL

Tractor-trailer accidents can be devastating. Highway driving can be challenging and dangerous, especially when small vehicles share heavily-trafficked roads with larger ones like tractor-trailers. According to statistics from the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration, approximately 333,000 semis are involved in accidents each year. Because tractor-trailers can weigh up to 20,000 pounds, cars, SUVs and passenger […]

Chicago Truck Accident Injury Guide

In 2016, severe winds toppled a tractor-trailer on Interstate 94, which travels through Chicago as it makes its way through Illinois, while forcing evacuations from buildings due to falling debris and the closure of some downtown Chicago streets due to broken glass. But wind is not the only reason for semi accidents in either Chicago […]

CTA & Bus Injury Guide – Chicago, Illinois

This blog post is a CTA & Bus Injury Guide for anyone injured on a CTA or Pace Bus in Chicago. A woman is seeking more than $50,000 in damages after she was injured attempting to board a Chicago Transit Authority bus last year. Angelique Land-Harms was attempting to board the bus at 11:15 a.m. on […]