August 2, 2018

While the insurance companies continue to make commercials to entice you to go with them and have them behind you in case of an accident, they may not have your best interests in the end.

When you are in an accident you want a company that will pay the claim and not sub...

January 17, 2018

The deadliest weather for driving is rain. Rainy conditions are more common than other types of inclement weather, and they are often the cause of impaired visibility, slick roadways, and less cautious drivers, resulting in more car accidents than any other weather typ...

January 9, 2018

Illinois has the second-highest number of dog bite claims in the United States and increased dog density and the Illinois Animal Control Act could be part of the reason why. Under Illinois law, victims of dog bites may be entitled to compensation for their injuries and...

December 27, 2017

Many ladder-related injuries and fatalities can be prevented when employers and workers take time to follow OSHA's safe ladder use guidelines. Careful planning, the use of safety equipment, and proper training can help keep workers safe.

December 19, 2017

Job demands that come with high intensity, continual pressure, and inmate violence have created a hidden PTSD crisis among prison correction officers in the United States. According to clinical studies, PTSD among correction officers is a serious problem that's linked...

December 13, 2017

Ford is issuing a major recall of 1.34 million trucks in the United States because faulty door latches allow doors to swing open unexpectedly while driving.

December 6, 2017

People who live in rural areas are likelier to be involved in fatal crashes than are people who live in urban areas in Illinois, according to a recent study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC attributes the higher fatality rate to reduced seat b...

November 15, 2017

Advanced technology that reminds parents to check the back seat could significantly reduce the number of children who suffer serious injury or death due to heatstroke. Although hundreds of children have lost their lives to heatstroke in hot cars in the past two decades...