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Nursing Home ConcussionMay 22, 2022-We typically think of concussions in the context of athletic injuries or car accidents, but concussions happen quite often in the elderly, as well. Nursing home residents, in particular, are at high risk for experiencing concussions and other head injuries. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 25 percent of people over age […]
Five Little-Known, Science-Based Tips to Reduce Injury Risk in a CrashApril 24, 2022-Every time we get in a vehicle, there’s a chance that we’re going to experience an accident. After all, despite recent innovations that have resulted in heightened vehicle safety, accidents still happen. It may surprise you to learn that — even with this sense of inevitability — there are things you can do to make […]
Spring Break Road Trips: Potential Dangers and How to Minimize ThemApril 18, 2022-After a winter cooped up inside, waiting for blue skies and warmer days, once spring break arrives we’re all ready to hit the open road in search of freedom, fun, and sun. Families pack up their cars with games and snacks, college students grab their best friends and their playlists, and everyone hits the open […]
Staircase AccidentsApril 11, 2022-We often don’t think of staircases as hazardous since most of us use them daily. Yet, staircase accidents are one of the leading causes of injury in the country. A study of U.S. emergency room statistics shows that an average of 1 million people are injured in staircase accidents every year. Many people suffer minor […]
Rollover Accidents in IllinoisApril 2, 2022-Rollover accidents are among the most dangerous and deadly types of vehicle accidents. In fact, while rollovers occur in only three (3) percent of accidents, they account for nearly one-third of all passenger vehicle fatalities, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Rollovers can be caused by many things, but quite often, they […]
Proving the Driver Responsible for Your Accident Was Using a Cell PhoneMarch 26, 2022-“Sending or reading a text takes your eyes off the road for 5 seconds. At 55 mph, that’s like driving the length of an entire football field with your eyes closed.” — U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Thousands of car accidents—too many of them fatal—are caused every year by distracted drivers texting, talking on […]
Defective Tire Tread AccidentsMarch 21, 2022-As simple as they seem, your tires are actually one of the most important safety features of your car. Their good condition ensures that your vehicle moves smoothly and predictably, capably handling all challenges from sharp curves or wet roads. Driving on damaged or defective tires substantially heightens your risk of having a serious accident, […]
Ladder Accidents in IllinoisMarch 6, 2022-Each year, hundreds of thousands of people are injured in ladder accidents. While many of these injuries are relatively minor, some can be quite severe, leading to long-term disability or even death. Many of these accidents are work-related, meaning worker’s compensation will cover treatment for these injuries–but in some cases, ladder accidents happen due to […]
Police Car Accidents in IllinoisFebruary 28, 2022-When you’re injured in a vehicle accident, the party at fault is typically liable for your injuries. Personal injury cases can range between straightforward and complicated. But when a police car is involved in causing your injuries, your case can be exponentially more complex because filing a claim against the police or another government agency […]
Rear-End Accidents in IllinoisFebruary 20, 2022-Rear-end collisions are quite common on Illinois roads. In fact, according to the Illinois Dept. of Transportation, rear-end accidents are the most common type of collision in the state (more than 92,000 rear-end accidents in 2017 alone). Being hit from the rear also causes more injuries than other types of collisions—and in many cases, those […]
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