It really depends – driver’s in car accidents are responsible for driving according to the weather conditions. When it is wet or snowy outside, we are supposed to drive slower, but many times people don’t – they ignore the weatherContinue reading
First, get the medical attention you need. Secondly report the accident to the appropriate authorities, get witness names and take pictures if you can. Then after all of that stuff is done contact a competent attorney to help you.
A fender bender is simply a crash in which there is typically only damage to the cars.
We would need to understand all of the specifics, but for example if there was a pothole that caused damage to your car often times the municipality is responsible for repairing your car. Most people don’t know that.
If there is a crash involving Uber or Lyft almost always the driver is at fault, but there are circumstances in which the company itself is responsible. Those companies do sometimes try to avoid this responsible. We at Dixon LawContinue reading
You have been involved in a serious crash, you had to go to the hospital and a towing company that you don’t even know about has taken your car and towed it to the yard. Now you are trying toContinue reading
My mom passed away just a few days ago. As she battled her illness, she was hospitalized for days at a time, released, only to come back again. At the end of her life she spent about two weeks inContinue reading
Three letters you never want to hear, ICU. Your loved one has been involved in an accident and now is in the Intensive Care Unit, ICU. Her injuries are serious and life-threatening. In times like this, it seems life standsContinue reading
Pedestrian and motor vehicle accidents happen everyday in our country. Just recently in Riverside, IL an armed robbery gone wrong resulted in an out of control vehicle that just missed crushing nearby pedestrians – you can read more @ “ThisContinue reading
Drunk driving accidents can easily result in injury or worse. After all, a vehicle being manned by a drunk driver may as well have no driver at all. Yet, the automobile can still quickly reach an unsafe speed, putting everyoneContinue reading