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July 2013 Archives

Illinois court deluged by claims from Quebec rail disaster

Less than one month after explosions ripped through a Canadian town, the first of possibly dozens of liability lawsuits was filed against an Illinois company that operates Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Inc. railroad. The head of Rail World Inc. is named as a defendant alongside MMA and several U.S.-based petroleum providers.

"Big accident" prediction predated death of Illinois trooper

The resolution of a liability claim against an out-of-state truck driver and his employer may not come any time soon. The trucker faces criminal and civil charges for the death of an Illinois state trooper in November. A bid to move the wrongful death case out of Madison County recently was denied.

Two killed when motorcycle crashes into truck

Investigators are examining what led a motorcycle to crash into a truck while driving on Interstate 80. The crash, which killed both the motorcyclist and his passenger, is part of a trend in rising motorcycle accidents in Illinois and elsewhere in the United States.

Doctors: Collapsible laundry hampers can cause eye injuries

Doctors are warning that collapsible laundry hampers can be dangerous after two children received serious eye injuries from the products. The doctors, from the University of Illinois at Chicago, recently wrote a journal article that urged warnings that the hampers could be potentially dangerous household products.

Alcohol often involved in crashes over the Fourth of July

Fatal motor vehicle accidents spike on many major holidays in the U.S., including the Fourth of July. Some of the main reasons are fairly obvious. In part, the increase in accidents happens simply because more vehicles are on the roads. AAA expects 40.8 million people to travel more than 50 miles as they celebrate the day with family and friends.

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