Why Are Many Defendants Sometimes Sued Over a Single Injury?

In a recent case filed in Joliet, Illinois, a woman’s attorney sued no less than six defendants in a single wrongful death lawsuit....

When Can a Personal Injury Lawsuit be Filed for Sexual Abuse?

A personal injury lawsuit may take many forms. People mostly think of these suits in the context of car accidents or medical malpractice...

Patient Death Prompts Hospital to Change Policies

University Hospital has changed the way it deals with patients in its psychiatric unit who are aggressive. This change in policy was prompted...

Electrical Injuries – On the Job and Elsewhere

Recently, two men, who were electrical workers on a construction site in Lubbock, Texas, were accidentally exposed to live electrical wires while drilling...

My Child was injured on Playground Equipment, Who Is Liable?

Liability for an injury to a child on a playground depends a great deal on the specific circumstances of an accident. With that...

How Prolonged Labor can Result in Infant Brain Damage

Prolonged labor refers to a childbirth session that goes longer than medical professionals expect. When this type of labor occurs, a number of...

Uber Drivers and Insurance: What You Should Know

Confused about insurance coverage and liability when it comes to Uber drivers and taxis? You are not alone. But the situation is actually...

Where the Sidewalk Ends and Premises Liability Begins

Injuries on a sidewalk can be quite serious, usually resulting from a slip or fall, and may cause lacerations, bruising, and broken bones....

Is Vacuum Extraction During Childbirth a Safe Option?

The safety of vacuum extraction depends a great deal upon how it is performed and the particular situation in which a Chicago-area doctor...

Keeping Children Safe at Amusement Parks in Chicago

While going on rides at an amusement park is statistically one of the safest forms of entertainment available, a recent surge in theme...