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Mesothelioma: Understanding the Risks and Prevention Measures

Mesothelioma is a rare and aggressive cancer that primarily affects the lining of the lungs, but can also affect the lining of the abdomen and heart. It is caused by exposure to asbestos, a mineral that was commonly used in construction materials, insulation, and other products. When asbestos fibers are inhaled, they can become trapped […]

What to do after a motorcycle crash

You could take every precaution to be a safe rider, but the unfortunate reality is that accidents can still happen. Whether due to the negligence of other drivers, poor road conditions, or a momentary lapse in your own judgment, a motorcycle crash can be a life-altering event. The aftermath can be overwhelming, filled with physical […]

Staying Safe on Two Wheels: A Guide for Motorcyclists

Motorcycling offers a sense of freedom that’s hard to match. However, it also comes with its own set of risks. As a rider, it’s crucial to understand these risks and take steps to mitigate them. This article will highlight key facts about motorcycle safety and the role of other drivers in accidents, with the aim […]

3 things to know if you’re the victim of a motorcycle crash

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Motorcycle accidents often involve unique challenges, including immediate legal representation, understanding the unique aspects of these accidents, and comprehensively calculating damages. Securing legal representation swiftly can aid in evidence preservation, accident investigation, and protection of your rights. Experienced attorneys can navigate biases against motorcyclists and highlight the unique factors in such incidents.

The damages due to a motorcycle accident encompass not just immediate costs but future medical expenses, lost wages, and non-economic damages like pain, suffering, and loss of consortium. Particularly severe or reckless actions by the at-fault party may also warrant punitive damages. It’s essential to consult a lawyer specializing in motorcycle accidents to ensure your rights are protected and you receive the appropriate compensation.

Cronauer Law, with its expertise in motorcycle accidents, offers free consultations for victims, guiding you through this complex and stressful period without any financial obligation. Contact them at (815) 895-8585 to discuss your case and potential next steps.

Who is at Fault in a T-Bone Accident?

T-bone accidents, also known as side-impact or broadside collisions, are some of the most dangerous types of car accidents. They occur when the front of one vehicle collides with the side of another, forming a “T” shape. Determining who is at fault in a T-bone accident can be complex, as it often depends on a […]

Honda Issues Massive Recall Over Brake Issues: What You Need to Know

Honda, a leading automobile manufacturer, has recently issued a recall for over 124,000 vehicles due to significant brake issues. The recall, reported to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on June 29, 2023, includes several models from 2020 to 2023. Affected Models and the Defect The affected models include the 2020-2021 Civic, 2020-2023 Ridgeline, […]

New Illinois Law Empowers Hotels to Refuse Service to Unruly Guests

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Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker has signed a new law, known as the ‘Be Nice Bill,’ empowering hotels to refuse service to unruly guests. This law, part of a nationwide initiative by the American Hotel and Lodging Association, aims to protect hotel employees from verbal abuse and maintain a safe working environment. However, it does not apply to people living in hotels or during severe weather warnings. The law is expected to help address the worker shortage in the hotel industry and contribute to the growth of the state’s tourism industry.

Illinois Extends Cocktails-to-Go Law Until 2028

In response to the economic impact of the pandemic on the hospitality industry, Illinois first allowed cocktails-to-go in June 2020. This law allowed restaurants and bars to provide carryout, curbside pickup, and delivery of mixed drinks and single servings of wine for off-premises consumption. Originally set to expire on January 3, 2024, the state has […]

Cronauer Law Secures $97,500 Underinsured Motorist Decision

In a recent legal triumph, Cronauer Law demonstrated its unwavering commitment to securing justice for clients by successfully obtaining a substantial compensation of $97,500 in an underinsured motorist case. This remarkable outcome exemplifies the crucial role played by legal professionals in protecting the rights of individuals affected by inadequate insurance coverage. By prevailing against a recalcitrant insurance company, Cronauer Law proves its dedication to fighting for fair and reasonable compensation for its clients.