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. Free […]
According to a new study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), over the last 20 years higher speed limits have resulted in over 33,000 auto accident fatalities. In 2013, more than 19,000 fatalities canceled out the number of lives saved by frontal airbags. In Illinois, thousands of people injured in highway auto accidents consulted Illinois personal injury lawyers for legal assistance.
In 2012, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported that more than 10,000 deaths in the United States were directly related to alcohol, and nearly 350,000 injuries. In Illinois alone, there were 321 fatalities caused by drunk driving, and 41 of those deaths were caused by motorists whose blood alcohol content was above .01, but under .08, which is the legal limit.
Truck Accidents Frequently Asked Questions About Truck Accidents What are the common causes of truck accident? In a truck accident there may be a multitude of reasons that the truck accident occurred in the first place. Some of the most common causes of trucking accidents include: Lack of Training on the part of the truck […]
Motorcycle Accidents Over 80% of multi-vehicle accidents involving motorcyclists are not the biker’s fault. Most automobile drivers don’t recognize, or don’t want to recognize, the unique qualities of motorcycles. If you’ve been involved in an accident, you have the right to file a claim against a negligent driver if you can prove 3 things. Negligence […]