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Chicago Car Accident Lawyers

At Donald W. Fohrman & Associates, our car accident lawyers have decades of experience handling motor vehicle crash claims in northeastern Illinois. Our law firm is composed of some of the top injury attorneys in the state and we have helped countless victims recover millions in compensation over the years.

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Our Injury Attorneys Level the Playing Field

If you were severely injured in a car accident in Chicago or the surrounding areas, you may have noticed that the insurance company’s team of adjustors, investigators, and attorneys were on the scene, asking questions, and involved in your case soon after you arrived at the hospital – if not before. While such a quick response might seem efficient, and maybe even impressive, it is important to understand that the insurance company’s “team” does not have your best interest in mind. In fact, it is their responsibility to limit the amount of compensation you receive from your personal injury claim. In many cases, they will go to great lengths to achieve their goals, even if their actions are dishonest, unfair, or even illegal. 

Without our car accident lawyers on your side, your rights as a victim are likely to be violated. You could be blamed for a crash you didn’t cause. And you could spend the next phase of your life unable to work, owing massive medical bills, and even paying for the other party’s losses. When you retain our injury law firm to handle your car accident case, our team will:

 

Common Types of Car Accident Injuries in Chicago

Our car accident lawyers see a wide range of injuries that are caused by motor vehicle crashes in Illinois. While some injuries are fairly minor and heal without significant medical intervention, others are so severe that they prevent victims like you from returning to work, participating in activities, or even living without the help of special medical equipment or machines. In the worst of cases, car accident victims lose their lives. 

Some of the most common types of car accident injuries our attorneys see include:

 

Common Types of Car Collisions in Illinois

More than 300,000 motor vehicle crashes occur in Illinois every year. Over 21% of these accidents cause serious injuries. In approximately 1% of cases, car accidents in Illinois are fatal. While severe injuries can occur in even minor fender-benders, some types of car accidents are more likely to cause serious, permanent, or even deadly injuries. Some of the most common types of car accidents our injury law firm sees include:

Head-On Collisions
T-Bone (Side-Impact) Collisions
Rollover Accidents

Frequently Asked Questions About Car Accidents in Chicago

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What are the most common causes of car accidents in Chicago?

The most common causes of car accidents in Chicago are:

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Who do I sue if I was injured in a hit and run accident?

If you were injured in a hit and run accident and the police are unable to locate the offending driver, you can often still recover compensation for your losses by filing a claim against your own uninsured motorist coverage within your auto insurance policy.

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What are the most common causes of car accidents in Chicago?

The value of your car accident case depends on a variety of factors including, but not limited to:

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