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April 2014 Archives

Alleged drunken driver causes crash on Interstate 355 northbound

Drunken driving is a common problem on Illinois' highways. No one who has been drinking should ever get behind the wheel, otherwise they risk causing an alcohol-related accident that endangers the lives of other motorists as well as their own.

Feds ban Illinois truck company for repeated safety violations

Ben Franklin's adage that "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure" is something the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) probably wishes someone had taken to heart a long time ago. The agency recently prohibited an Illinois truck company from continuing in business after citing it as an imminent danger to the public's safety following the death of a state toll worker and critical injuries to a state trooper.

Athlete's 2010 wrongful death case transferred to another county

The loss of a loved one can usually brings grief, but that grief can be overwhelming if the death was avoidable. In Illinois, when a death is caused by someone else's negligence, such a loss may be the basis for a wrongful death lawsuit.

How to identify and prevent nursing home abuse and fraud

Aurora, like the rest of Illinois, has a sizable population of elderly residents -- that is, people in their 70s and older. Many of these residents live in nursing homes and other assisted-living facilities so that their particular needs can be addressed more easily and more quickly.

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