Who Can File a Wrongful Death Suit?

July 10th, 2019 - Posted by: Tuite Law

Wrongful death lawsuits allow surviving family members to receive compensation after a loved one is killed wrongfully. These are very complicated lawsuits to bring, with many requirements that differ from those of a typical personal injury claim. As a prominent Illinois personal injury law firm, one question we receive is, “Who can file a wrongful […]

What Constitutes Medical Malpractice?

June 4th, 2019 - Posted by: Tuite Law

Put simply, medical malpractice occurs when a health care provider departs from the generally accepted standard of care and injures a patient. At our firm, we have met with many people who have been injured by careless doctors, nurses, anesthesiologists, dentists, or other health care professionals. It isn’t always clear that you have a medical […]

What Percentage of Motorcycle Accidents are Fatal

June 4th, 2019 - Posted by: Tuite Law

Motorcycles have the potential to be extremely dangerous. Riders are inherently exposed — and when accidents occur, the consequences can be devastating. Tragically, fatal motorcycle accidents remain a serious problem in Illinois and throughout the United States. Here, our Rockford, IL motorcycle accident attorneys review the data on deadly motorcycle accidents and we highlight some […]

Common Construction Equipment Accidents

June 4th, 2019 - Posted by: Tuite Law

Construction sites are dangerous places. Companies are required to put the proper safety protocols into place. If they fail to do so, workers could suffer serious, even catastrophic injuries. Notably, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reports that nearly 20 percent of fatal workplace accidents in the United States occur within the construction industry. […]