The longstanding question as to whether bicyclists are entitled to the same "right of way" protections as motor vehicles on public roadways in Illinois has finally been answered. On January 1, 2017, a new law went into effect that clarifies that bicyclists are entitled to all of the same rights in "right-of-way" traffic situations as the drivers of motor vehicles.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that can affect anyone who suffers from a traumatic event, such as a car crash. During such a traumatic event, a victim may undergo a stress-related reaction or feel they have no control over what is happening. If those feelings or reactions do not subside or continue disrupt someone's life, it is possible they suffer from PTSD.
Headaches. Dizziness. Problems sleeping. Mood disorders. These are the common symptoms felt by a person suffering from Post-Concussion Syndrome (PCS), a disorder characterized by people experiencing these symptoms for weeks, and sometimes even months, after receiving a concussion-causing injury.