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Iowa and Illinois Truck Driver Laws

The landscapes of Iowa and Illinois are crisscrossed by highways filled with semi-trucks. When truck drivers and trucking companies do not operate their vehicles responsibly or follow Iowa and Illinois truck driver laws, these vehicles increase the risk of deadly crashes and catastrophic injuries.  In this blog, our Quad Cities truck accident lawyers review Iowa […]

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How to Prevent Child Dog Bite Injuries

As the weather warms up and summer approaches, more people, especially dog owners, will be spending time outdoors. Taking your dog for a walk is a great way to exercise, enjoy the weather, and spend time with your pet. In some locations, dogs are allowed to run free in parks. While this can be fun […]

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What Are Your Legal Rights After a Dog Bite?

Dogs have been man’s best friend for thousands of years. But, despite their endearing qualities, dogs can also be a source of danger, particularly when they bite. As National Dog Bite Prevention Week approaches, everyone must know their legal rights after a dog bite. Most dog bites can be prevented by responsible pet ownership, but […]

Illinois premises liability
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Understanding Illinois Premises Liability Law

For property owners, maintaining your investment by keeping the premises safe is vital. Not only is it common sense, it’s also the law. Under Illinois premises liability law, property owners are legally responsible for keeping their property safe to protect visitors from injuries or even wrongful death. If you are injured on someone else’s property, […]

Iowa Premises Liability Laws
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Understanding Iowa Premises Liability Law

If you own any property, it makes sense that you’d want to keep it as safe as possible for both yourself and visitors. Property owners are legally responsible for providing safe premises to protect visitors from injury or wrongful death. This concept might seem obvious, but it actually is the foundation of Iowa premises liability […]

Negligence in Personal Injury Claims
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Negligence in Personal Injury Claims

People who suffer injuries due to an accident caused by negligence are usually eligible for financial compensation. However, some people are unsure of their eligibility because they’re unfamiliar with the legal definition of negligence and how their state defines it. The Quad City injury lawyers at Winstein, Kavensky & Cunningham explain negligence in personal injury […]

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What Is Loss of Consortium in a Personal Injury Claim?

After a loved one has suffered a severe injury or wrongful death due to the negligence or recklessness of another, the impact extends far beyond the physical pain and medical bills. The emotional and relational consequences can be equally devastating, especially for spouses and close family members. While no amount of money can compensate for […]

New Year's Eve in Quad Cities
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Safety Measures for Quad Cities New Year’s Celebrations

With the new year just around the corner, many of us look forward to ringing in 2024 with friends and family. Sadly, many accidents happen on New Year’s Eve because people aren’t careful. Here are a few common NYE injuries and safety measures to take at Quad City New Year’s celebrations.

Winter Pedestrian Injuries | Quad Cities Slip and Fall Lawyer
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Pedestrian Safety: Quad Cities Winter Risks and Precautions

For many Quad Cities residents and visitors, winter is the best time of the year. People love strolls through snow-filled parks, sipping hot cocoa by a fire pit, cross-country skiing, and more. Unfortunately, our scenic winters also lead to winter pedestrian injuries. To help you and your family stay safe when ice and snow are […]

Autumn driving safety tips
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Autumn Driving Safety Tips for Quad Cities Motorists

It’s officially autumn in the Quad Cities. The season brings the holidays and other festive, fun events. It also comes with some hazards, especially when driving. As the leaves change color and the weather cools down, it’s important to adjust your driving habits to stay safe on the road. In this blog, the Quad Cities […]