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Car Accident Deaths - WI v. IL

By Eric M. Knobloch • Jan 7th, 2009 • Category: Civil Litigation, Criminal Law, Newest Post, Personal Injury Law

The Illinois Department of Transportation recently released 2008 statistics reflecting a 16% drop in car accident fatalities in 2008.  Amongst the reasons suggested is increase use of seat belts, less driving, and new laws that make it difficult for teens to obtain drivers licenses.  The research also alludes to laws that eliminate driving distractions, i.e. laws that prohibit cell phone [...]