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truck accident causes
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Common Causes of Commercial Truck Accidents

Interstate 80 is one of the most heavily-trafficked freight corridors in the United States, with more than 8,500 large trucks traveling on the highway every day. Semi-truck accidents, although less common than car accidents, tend to be far more deadly—in 2019, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that 20.5% of traffic fatalities in […]

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Can You Wear Headphones on a Motorcycle?

For motorcycle enthusiasts, nothing compares to riding their bike on the open road. Riders can find peace or a bit of a thrill that frees them from daily mundane tasks and fills them with a sense of control and freedom. Add in listening to their favorite playlist and they can be transported further into their […]

Fatigued Driving and Drowsy Driving in Quad Cities
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What Are the Risks of Fatigued Driving?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 2% of car accident fatalities in 2019 involved fatigued driving. Car crashes involving drowsy and fatigued drivers are often underreported, since there isn’t a definitive measurement, such as blood-alcohol content used to determine drunk drivers. However, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) estimates […]

Injury Attorney in Quad Cities
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What Is an Injury Attorney?

After an injury accident happens because of another’s carelessness, recklessness, or intentional misconduct, the victim may wonder what to do next. On many occasions, they may consider contacting a personal injury attorney to find out their legal options. If you were recently hurt in an accident, you may want to know what an injury attorney […]

Medical Bills After a Car Accident
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Who Pays Medical Bills After a Car Accident?

Medical bills after a car accident can be complex and exorbitant. Between your out-of-pocket expenses, your car insurance company, the insurance company of other drivers involved in the accident, and your medical insurance company, it can be difficult getting reimbursed for legitimate medical bills. Additionally, insurance companies may prioritize profits over compensating you fairly. This […]

Quad Cities Car Accident
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What to Do After a Quad Cities Car Accident

Getting into a Quad Cities car accident can be a traumatic experience. In addition to the pain and suffering that can result from a car wreck, there can also be confusion dealing with other people involved in the accident and, especially, their insurance companies. With so much to worry about, you need an experienced legal […]