The Daily Herald reports that a Metra train hit and killed a bicyclist on Monday, June 25. The victim, who officials estimate is around 30-years-old, was crossing the tracks when he was struck near the train station […]
On October 19, 2007, an employee of BNSF Railway was driving a vehicle during the course of his employment which collided with a vehicle driven by Kenneth Lough. Lough died 22 months later, on August […]
Have you ever been involved in an auto accident caused by someone who does not have insurance? If so, who will pay for your property damage and medical bills? The answer is …
Filing a complaint is one of the first steps taken when filing a lawsuit. It is also one of the most important. The dangers of conflicting allegations and exhibits attached to the complaint is evidenced […]
In Burress-Taylor v. American Security Insurance Company, the plaintiff’s home was damaged by fire. She had two insurance policies, both of which covered loss by fire. Unfortunately, the shared liability of the two insurance companies was […]
When commercial truck drivers become fatigued after long shifts, they are at an increased risk of causing a collision resulting in death or serious injuries. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, more […]
In Delatorre v. Safeway Insurance Co., a passenger was injured in a motor vehicle collision and he sued the driver. The driver’s insurance policy contained a provision requiring the insurance company to defend the driver. […]
Has your insurance company denied your valid claim, or has it taken an unreasonably long time for your insurance company to pay your valid claim? If so, you may have a legal remedy.