On Chicago’s South Side, seven nursing homes have been deemed unsafe.
The seven nursing homes were listed as most unsafe nursing homes out of the 16,000 nationwide. The U.S. Accountability Office compiled a list after 2008 inspections. The inspection uncovered many incidents where safety violations caused injuries or potential injuries to residents. Families considered moving their family members after hearing the news.
If you or someone you care about, has been the victim of nursing home abuse or neglect, contact the Danville nursing home abuse lawyers of Spiros Law, P.C. by calling (217) 443-4343 today.
A 22-year-old man from Eastern Illinois is dead following a tragic grain bin accident. The Shelby County coroner said that the Sigel man died Thursday following the apparent accident.
According to the coroner, the victim and two other men were moving dried corn into the bin when the man was trapped inside and was buried in the corn. The coroner will conduct an autopsy the following week.
If someone you love has been injured or worse in an agricultural accident, contact the Danville personal injury attorneys of Spiros Law today by calling 217-443-4343.
A head-on collision in Illinois left one dead and three injured on Jan. 25.
The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. on U.S. Route 150. The head-on collision occurred between the pick-up truck and a small car. A 58-year-old doctor was driving a pick truck when he suddenly lost control of his car on the snowy roadway. The truck then collided with the small car. One of the passengers died of injuries suffered in the wreck. Three others were injured.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident, contact the Danville car accident lawyers of Spiros Law P.C. by calling 217-443-4343 today.
On Jan. 20, a fatal accident caused the closure of Illinois 3 for several hours.
The accident was a head-on collision between a semi truck and an American Red Cross truck. One of the people in the Red Cross vehicles was killed and two others were injured. There was a third vehicle in the accident, but there were no injuries in this vehicle. It took emergency crews several hours to clear the road after the tragic accident.
If you or someone you love has been injured in an auto accident, contact the Danville car accident lawyers of Spiros Law P.C. by calling 217-443-4343 today.
There has been an amendment to the Illinois Vehicle Code. The new law makes it illegal to text while driving.
The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute did a national study on cell phone use while driving. They found that accident risk was increased by 23 percent if text messaging while driving. In Illinois, if you are pulled over for text messaging and driving and can be a $75 ticket. If you are text messaging and driving and involved in an accident, there may be an additional $200 fine.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident due to the negligence of another person, contact the Danville car accident lawyers of Spiros Law, P.C. at (217) 443-4343 today.
A 23 year old Fosterburg man was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital with non-life threatening injuries after a car crashed through his home and landed on him while he was sitting on his couch. Authorities say the incident occurred when a 52 year old man lost control of his vehicle and struck several items on the side of the road before striking an embankment which sent his car flying into the home.
The Alton Telegraph has reported that ice may have played a factor in the crash and that the driver of the vehicle may suffer from epilepsy.
If you have been injured due to the negligent actions of another individual, contact the Danville personal injury attorneys of Spiros Law, P.C. at (217) 443-4343 today.