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Catastrophic Personal Injury Attorneys

At Zayed Law Offices, our firm handles catastrophic personal injury cases as a result of another person’s negligence. These cases often involve complex legal issues that require the expertise of a skilled personal injury attorney. We have a proven track record of success in handling these types of complex cases and recovering maximum compensation for

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Wheaton Personal Injury Attorneys

Several days ago, a 74-year-old woman was killed in a three-car collision.  The woman was rear-ended and subsequently propelled into the path of an oncoming truck, where she was struck a second time.  The woman was transported to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. Article: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/ct-woman-killed-after-suv-pushed-into-path-of-oncoming-truck-20160707-story.html Motor vehicle accidents are among the leading causes

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SEMI-TRUCK CRASHES

Semi-trucks are massive in comparison to motor vehicles.  At maximum capacity, semi-trucks can weigh up to 80,000 pounds.  When a semi-truck collides with another motor vehicle, catastrophic injuries are almost always likely to result. Several Causes of Semi-Truck Accidents Overloaded Trucks:   When a semi-truck is overloaded, it affects a truck driver’s ability to maneuver the

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Rollover Crashes

SUVs and pickup trucks are desirable vehicles for the many amenities they offer.  Unfortunately, these vehicles are also more likely to be involved in fatal rollover accidents compared to cars.  In fact, 3,964 people were killed in SUV and pickup rollover crashes throughout the United States in 2013, as compared to only 2,975 car rollover

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Holiday Accidents

The holidays are meant to be a time of joy spent surrounded by friends and family. Unfortunately, numerous people are injured on holidays, most commonly in car accidents.  The three main reasons for car accidents during the winter holidays are speeding, distracted driving and driving under the influence of alcohol. Speeding Speeding decreases one’s ability

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PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENTS

13 pedestrians are killed every day in the United States by motor vehicles.  In 2013, nearly 4,800 pedestrians were killed in crashes with motor vehicles in the United States, or approximately 13 people per day.* Pedestrians are most susceptible to injury in big cities such as Chicago.  Despite legally proceeding through crosswalks, drivers who are

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ILLINOIS RANKED 5TH IN CYCLING ACCIDENT FATALITIES

Riding a bike for the first time is one of the most memorable times in a person’s life.  However, cyclists should be weary when riding throughout the streets of Illinois.  In 2014, Illinois ranked 5th in the nation for the most cycling related fatalities.* Bike Accidents are Preventable Cyclists often ride on the road in

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DRUNK DRIVING ACCIDENTS OFTEN RESULT IN THE DEATH OF INNOCENT VICTIMS

Drunk driving accidents are all too common in today’s society. Unfortunately, innocent drivers, passengers and even pedestrians are continuously injured or killed in drunk driving accidents.  In 2013, more than 10,000 people* were killed as a result of drunk driving in the United States. Despite harsh legal consequences, intoxicated drivers continue to drive recklessly. Several

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Wilmington Personal Injury Lawyers

The sad truth about life is that bad things happen to good people. Unfortunately, many times the injuries happening to people are the result of negligence on the part of others. When this is the case, it’s important for the victims to be compensated for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering and other problems

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