How Much is My Car Accident Claim Worth?

Recent statistics show that there are 6 million car accidents in the U.S. each year. An average of 27% of those crashes result in non-fatal injuries. 72% of them involve property damage. In the wake of a car accident, you’ll need funds to recover for your injuries, fix your car, and repair property damage. With…

What to Do if You Can’t Work After a Car Accident

If you are in a car accident that was someone else’s fault, you are entitled to compensation. Medical expenses related to the crash and damage to your vehicle are the first things that come to mind for reimbursement. But what if you can’t work after a car accident? It is possible to receive a settlement…

How Car Accident Claims Work in Missouri and Illinois

Getting into a car accident is bad enough; not being fully compensated for your injuries and damage to your car is even worse. It’s best to get the advice of a professional who knows the law and how car accident claims work.  Even though Missouri and Illinois are just a bridge-length apart, there are distinct…

Should I Hire a Lawyer After a Car Accident?

It happened: You’ve been in a car accident, and now, after the initial shock has worn off, you realize that you’re in deep. Maybe you're facing a huge mechanic’s bill for your car, or a hospital bill for yourself. Or maybe you are only beginning to suspect that, yes, the accident has injured you in…

Semi-Truck Accidents: Too Common in Illinois

I am sure we’ve all had a frightening experience with a semi-truck: whether it’s looking up in your rear-view mirror to see a semi-truck’s grill feet away from your bumper; dodging falling rocks from a semi-trailer; or trying to pass a swerving semi on a narrow road. Recently, I was run off the highway when…