$775,000 Settlement Attained For Pedestrian Crash Injuries

A pedestrian crash often leads to serious accident injuries. A broad range of injuries can occur during a pedestrian crash. Many such injuries lead to the death of the pedestrian, either at the accident scene or at some later time. On this site, Lake County pedestrian accidents are summarized in posts found under the “Pedestrian …

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Elman Law Group, LLC Wins Big With A Stunning $621,000 Jury Verdict In Cook County (Chicago, Illinois) “Wrist Fracture” Car Accident Case

Anthony R. Elman of Elman Law Group, LLC has successfully achieved a $621,000 jury verdict involving a wrist fracture stemming from a Chicago car accident. The case, John Calhoun vs. Peter Ochoa, was tried in Cook County Circuit Court, Chicago, Illinois. Elman Law Group took the case to trial after there was a Last Offer …

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Loss Of Control Issue Preceding Gurnee Motorcycle Collision

A loss of control issue is commonly cited in Illinois motorcycle accidents. As seen in the motorcycle accidents summarized in this site, a loss of control issue often leads to a motorcycle accident. Often, such a loss of motorcycle control leads to serious accident injuries and in many cases to the death of the rider. …

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Unincorporated Zion Traffic Crash Leads To Life-Threatening Injuries

There was an Unincorporated Zion traffic crash Monday, September 9, 2019. This Unincorporated Zion traffic crash involved a box truck and minivan. The accident occurred at Russell Road and Kenosha Road. The crash is discussed in a number of media sources, including the September 9, 2019 Lake County Sheriff’s Office media release titled “Unincorporated Zion …

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Route 41 Truck Accident Closes Route 41 In Highland Park

There has been a truck accident along northbound Route 41 in Highland Park. This Lake County truck accident, which occurred August 26, 2019, The involved two jackknifed semi trucks and two cars. An excerpt regarding the crash, from the August 26, 2019 Highland Park Patch article titled “Crash Closes Northbound Route 41 In Highland Park“: …

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Scott’s Law Description And Video Of Scott’s Law Violations

Scott’s Law is an Illinois law that is supposed to improve traffic safety. It is also known as the “move over law.” A detailed explanation can be found on the “What Is Scott’s Law…” post. Scott’s Law is supposed to enhance traffic safety by providing extra space from vehicle traffic to those pulled over in …

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