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Danger of Commuter Accidents on Metra

With over 80 million-yearly passengers, there is bound to be accidents on Metra trains and platforms. Safety and peace are always of the utmost importance to the conductors, police, and other ...
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The Danger of Sleep Deprived and Fatigued Truck Drivers

On major highways and expressways, drivers are often concerned with large trucks and semis. When a truck is involved in a crash, it is likely to do more harm than a smaller vehicle because of its ...
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Deadly Pedestrian Accident in Calumet City

Sergio Romero, a 61-year-old man, was killed after being hit by two vehicles on Monday evening in south suburban Calumet City. After being struck by the second vehicle, Romero was transported to ...
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Woman Fatally Struck in Lisle

Brandeis C. DeBroeck, 26, of Lisle, was taken to Edward Hospital in Naperville, after being fatally struck by a vehicle Friday evening in west suburban Lisle. Witnesses said a woman was walking across ...
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Fatal Crash on I-294 Kills Tollway Worker

A 48-year-old maintenance worker at the tollway on I-294 at about 127 th and Cicero Ave. was struck by a semi and killed. On September 18, at about 12:30 p.m. a tollway worker was getting back into ...
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Deadly Car Crash in Orland Park

A crash on Sunday evening in the southwest suburb of Orland Park lead to the death of 24-year-old Ronald Bobowski. At about 6 p.m. a SUV traveling westbound on 143rd collided with a minivan making a ...
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Reckless Driving Seriously Injures 2 at Chicago Triathlon

This past weekend, over 9,500 athletes from all across the country set off to compete in the Chicago triathlon. This triathlon is the largest of any triathlons across the nation, and it draws ...
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Teen Death and Injuries after Pace Bus Crash

The suburb of Dolton saw tragedy Friday night after a stolen car struck a Pace bus. Police of the Dolton area responded to the scene around 10:30 p.m. the night of the crash, and according to police, ...
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E-Cigarettes May be Worse than Regular Cigarettes

Most people know the dangers of normal cigarettes, but you may not know the harmful effects that E-Cigarettes may cause. Many people, especially young people, use E-Cigarettes without understanding ...
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Wrongful Deaths at Construction Sites

Construction sites are full of dangerous equipment and are hazardous at every turn. With constant deliveries of materials, heavy machinery, and workers looking to meet deadlines, it is no wonder that ...
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It Can Hit You Like a Truck

The danger of semi-trailer trucks is not something that should be ignored. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), injuries and fatalities caused by truck accidents are a ...
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What Everyone Must Know About Ridesharing!

Ridesharing is the new big thing, and using you phone to call an Uber or a Lyft ride is a lot more efficient and a lot less costly than trying to hail a cab. While there are some great benefits to ...
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Playing It Safe On The Playground

Spring is quickly approaching and what kid doesn’t love a great playground? But they are more dangerous than you may realize. Each year, more than 200,000 children are hospitalized due to ...
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Tips for Preventing Drunk Driving Accidents in Your Community This Holiday

As December progresses and 2016 draws to a close, Americans everywhere are preparing for end-of-the-year celebrations. While this can be a joyous time, it can also be one of the most dangerous times ...
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3 Fatalities in 3 Separate Chicagoland Train-Pedestrian Accidents

Chicagoland authorities have recently reported three separate accidents between trains and pedestrians, each one causing a pedestrian fatality. The number of similar incidents in short a short time ...
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Compensation for Pain & Suffering in a Car Accident Claim

Following a car accident of essentially any magnitude, the non-liable driver will probably want to sue the other driver for a variety of different damages. Initial medical bills, of course, must be ...
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Elevated Stress Levels Could Increase Your Risk of a Car Accident

We have all heard that stress can be detrimental to our health and increase our risk of developing various medical conditions and disorders. But did you know that stress can also increase your risk of ...
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Pokémon Go Accidents: Beware of Distracted Drivers and Pedestrians

Ever since the July 2016 release of the smartphone application Pokémon Go, millions of people around the world have downloaded the free-to-play game and begun their own real-life Pokémon ...
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What Constitutes Distracted Driving?

It is no secret that driving can be dangerous. Car accidents on the road have the potential for serious bodily injury and are the leading cause of fatalities among teenagers in the U.S. However, many ...
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Can I Use Headphones While Driving in Illinois?

Listening to music while driving has been common ever since auto manufacturers started including radios in their vehicles in the early 1930s. From music to audiobooks, drivers have long enjoyed ...
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Illinois State Board Association Awards Attorney Nisivaco for 6-Year Tenure

Our team at Boudreau & Nisivaco, LLC is proud to announce that our partner, Chicago Injury Attorney John Nisivaco, was officially recognized and rewarded by the Illinois State Bar Association ...
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FMCSA Proposes New Training Requirements for Commercial Drivers

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has proposed a new rule that, if approved, would require prospective commercial truck drivers to complete a required core training curriculum ...
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Social Access to Boudreau & Nisivaco, LLC

As you navigate your personal injury case, get in touch with the members of Boudreau & Nisivaco, LLC. You can trust in the legal guidance offered by the experienced team. To get to know the team ...
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Filing a Car Accident Claim for Compensation

The best drivers out on the roads of Illinois will still get into an accident at least once in their lives, according to statistics and history. To help keep car accidents somewhat uncomplicated and ...
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Who is Liable for an Uber Car Accident?

The increase in popularity of rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft has revolutionized transportation and considerably simplified the process of getting a ride. Despite the convenience of these ...
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