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chicago parking lot collision
February 11, 2021

Who is at fault in a parking lot accident in Chicago?

Chicago Parking Lot Accidents Parking lot accidents are among the most common types of accidents in Chicago, but they can also be one of the […]

Langdon Emison
tailgating causes accidents
January 28, 2021

Why Tailgating Causes Accidents

When road conditions are optimal, it is suggested that there is a two-to-three-second gap between vehicles. Tailgating occurs when this gap is shortened, and it’s the leading cause of rear-end collisions.

Langdon Emison
does your auto insurance cover other drivers
January 21, 2021

Does your auto insurance cover other drivers? It depends.

As long as the car is properly insured, it’s likely that the coverage applies to anyone who drives it. Companies and policies may differ, so verify coverage with your insurance provider.

Langdon Emison
Crash injury victim shaking hands with lawyer
January 17, 2021

Why do car accident claims sometimes end up in lawsuits?

One misconception that many people have in the area of personal injury law is that every crash case becomes a car accident claim lawsuit. In truth, a significant majority of cases will be handled through an out-of-court settlement between the injured client and the liable party’s insurer.

Langdon Emison
can a lawsuit be reopened after settlement
January 14, 2021

What if your injury gets worse after you receive a settlement?

Can a lawsuit be reopened after settlement? Unfortunately, it’s highly unlikely that you will be able to reopen a personal injury case after accepting a settlement from the other party. Keep reading to learn why.

Langdon Emison
January 11, 2021

Child Seat Defects in Today’s Cars

According to the Center for Disease Control, motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death for children in the U.S.  The key to preventing […]

Langdon Emison
December 3, 2020

When the Life-Saving Safety Device Hits the Road: A Quick Look at Tire Defects

“So much is riding on” something that can often be defective.

Langdon Emison
August 24, 2020

What Should You Bring When You First Meet Your Attorney and What Happens After You Meet?

Here’s a quick list of items that are useful to bring when you first meet with an attorney about your potential personal injury case.

Bob Langdon
August 10, 2020

New Data Suggests that Wrecks on U.S. Roads Actually Up in Some States During Pandemic

Langdon & Emison is here to help! Don’t think that just because the roads are less full of cars these days that there are less auto accidents necessarily.

Langdon Emison
July 28, 2020

6 Things to Do When You Get Into an Auto Accident

Langdon & Emison has prepared this handy list in case you are ever in an auto wreck and you need to answer the question, “What am I supposed to do?”

Mark Emison
May 20, 2020

Buckling Up for Summer Driving Safety

With Memorial Day weekend coming up, that means increased travel usually on American highways. Partner Mark Emison shares some tips on seat belt safety for the summer months.

Brett Emison
May 15, 2020

Automotive Product Liability for Pedestrian Impacts

L&E attorney Michael Serra takes a look at pedestrian accidents in America, where people walking on the struck are tragically hit by cars — and how government agencies could do more to help stop them.

Langdon Emison