Rockford, Illinois, Traffic Injury Lawyers Offer Legal Insights for Victims

When you are involved in a serious Illinois motor vehicle accident, you may wonder what a lawyer would say. Find out by visiting The Fisk & Monteleone Law Firm site. Our blog posts deal with the most common questions and topics in Illinois personal injury law. Make the right decisions in your case with help from our top Rockford personal injury blog posts.

Preserve the Evidence! Data Recorders and Your Illinois Wreck

Event Data Recorder (EDR) Is the insurance company hiding evidence that you need to prove your case? Nearly every new vehicle on the road today is equipped with a "black box" system called an Event Data Recorder (EDR). An EDR is a memory device that records vehicle data information. It can be used to determine a vehicle's rate of speed at the time of a crash, whether the brakes were applied, and whether passengers within the vehicle were wearing their seatbelts. If your are...
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Don’t Accept Less: Get Compensation for an Illinois Car Crash

Don't Guess, Maximize Your Insurance Proceed Recovery You have been injured in an automobile collision and have been contacted by the at-fault driver's insurance company. They only offer to pay for the damage to your car, but you believe that your medical bills, wage loss, and pain and suffering ought to be compensated as well. Do you go it alone and demand these damages yourself, guessing at what reasonable compensation should be? If you demand too much, the insurance compa...
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Be Sure Your Rights Are Protected in an Illinois Truck Wreck

We Know How to Get Results in 18-Wheeler Accident Claims In order to get results in truck accident cases, a lawyer must approach them differently than car accidents. The rules that truck drivers must follow are different, and the evidence and documentation in these cases are different as well. At The Fisk & Monteleone Law Firm in Illinois, we have more than 20 years of experience and a firm grasp of the nuances involved in these cases. We know how to get results. T...
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Get the Help You Need for Your Rockford Motorcycle Accident

Full and Fair Compensation for Serious Personal Injuries At The Fisk & Monteleone Law Firm, our lawyers know that motorcycle accidents tend to result in serious injuries because motorcyclists have little to no protection against the impact of a car or a truck. We have handled cases involving: Motorcycle head injuries and brain injuries Spinal cord injuries Amputation injuries Broken bones Road rash and scars We also handle cases involving wrongful death&...
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When Illinois Wrongful Death Requires an Autopsy

The shock of your loss is overwhelming and there is no greater priority than to mourn your loss. However, there are be strong reasons to consider an autopsy. If the loss of your loved one is unexpected, you probably have many questions: How did this happen? Was this preventable? Did somebody cause this? Many times these questions cannot be fully answered without an autopsy. If you have lost a loved one and suspect that the loss was caused by another’s negligence, call The ...
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Rockford Wrongful Death Lawyers Fight for Your Family

Help for Families of Fatal Accident Victims Motor vehicle accidents and other acts of negligence frequently end in tragedy. If you have lost a family member because of someone else's negligence, the lawyers at The Fisk & Monteleone Law Firm can help. While we understand that no amount of money can truly help you overcome this tragedy, we will do everything we can to see that you get justice for your loved one and the compensation you need to cover the financial aspects o...
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Avoiding an Illinois Motorcycle Accident: Tips and Advice

As Northern Illinois motorcycle accident attorneys, we see too much needless suffering on our state's roadways. One moment you are cruising along on your bike, enjoying the ride, and the next, someone or something causes you to crash. And the results can be devastating, both physically and financially. Generally, motorcyclists are 35 times more likely to be fatally injured in a wreck than those in cars. It is important to know how to protect yourself when riding your bi...
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