What Happens If You Slip and Fall at Walmart?

There are plenty of Walmarts in the Metro East area. From the Supercenter on Green Mount Commons to the one off Highway 50 in O’Fallon, these massive retailers are popular because they seem to have everything….plus the exciting danger of falling on a wet floor and splitting your chin. A slip-and-fall can catch you off…

Seeing a Lot of Privacy Policies in Your Inbox?

Meet the New Data Protection Regulations Now in Effect If it seem like you’ve been getting a lot of emails lately asking you if you want to unsubscribe from a particular mailing list, or alerting you to an update in a website’s privacy policy, you’re not alone. The reason for this recent influx of such…

An Overworked Delivery Driver Hits You – Who’s to Blame?

In this day and age, the majority of us are familiar with a delivery-service-gone-wrong scenario, whether it’s receiving the wrong size shoes before your big conference, or a Christmas gift arriving on your doorstep well into the New Year (and in pieces). What do you do when this happens? You go straight to the source—the…

How a Hot Car Can Lead to Tragedy

The hot Illinois summer is upon us, and that means it’s time to break out the shorts and turn up the air conditioning. Unfortunately, summer also brings with it the potential for serious tragedy in an unexpected place. More than 36 kids die in hot cars every year, according to CNN, and the hottest months…

Tractor-Trailer Underride: Not Your Average Rear-End Accident

Rear-end car accidents. They’re equivalent to a fender bender, and all parties can leave with just an exchange of insurance information, right? Wrong. These accidents can be quite dangerous, especially when a tractor-trailer enters the mix. What Is an Underride Crash? When a car hits the back of a tractor-trailer, a standard rear-end crash often…