Illinois injury lawyerAfter a car accident, you may be flustered and wondering whether it makes sense to go to the hospital. The truth is that even if you think you are physically okay or only sustained a minor injury, seeking immediate medical attention is important.

Why Seeing a Doctor Is Crucial

Regardless of whether you were involved in a fender bender or are a serious multi-car pileup, you should see a doctor. You may not realize you are hurt at first because you are still shocked at what happened. Once you calm down, however, your injuries may catch up with you and leave you with a great deal of pain.

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Illinois injury lawyerNow that it is spring and the summer is fast approaching, you may be invited to one or several weddings. If you have recently gotten divorced and this is your first wedding season single, you may be nervous about going to a wedding solo and unsure of how to RSVP to the weddings invitations you receive. Here are several wedding season tips that are sure to make wedding season an enjoyable rather than dreadful time for you.

1. RSVP Yes

It may be tempting for you to RSVP no. However, doing so can lead to social isolation and loneliness. You were invited to a wedding because a couple wants you to witness their special day so you should be there for them if you are able to. By attending a wedding, you can surround yourself with happy people and have a great time.

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Illinois injury lawyerMany Americans find it a challenge to balance their busy schedules and do not get enough sleep as a result. When they miss out on sleep, they increase their risk of drowsy driving and causing a car accident. The most common signs of drowsy driving include having trouble keeping your eyes open, drifting from your lane, and failing to remember the last few miles driven.

The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety recently conducted a study that revealed that drowsy driving is, in fact, a serious issue in the United States. Their research showed that the average number of crashes caused by a drowsy driver is actually 9.5 percent higher than the previous estimation by the government.

Federal Estimates of Drowsy Drivers

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 Illinois injury lawyerIf you believe you are ready to initiate a divorce, there are certain things you need to do to ensure that you are as prepared as possible. Since divorce can become an expensive, lengthy, and emotional process, doing these five things can reduce your risk of potential problems and increase your chances of a smooth divorce.

1. Teach Yourself About Divorce

By educating yourself about the divorce process, you will know what to expect. You can perform some online research, read a few books or magazines, and consult an experienced divorce attorney. Be sure to gain a thorough understanding of what you need to do to make the divorce happen and what to expect with child support and custody.

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Illinois injury lawyerSadly, reckless driving is a common occurrence caused by drivers who are in a hurry, under the influence of alcohol or drugs or simply do not care about keeping the roads safe.

It can be frustrating and scary to drive near a reckless driver. Fortunately, there are several apps that can give you the opportunity to report drivers who are texting, speeding, making abrupt lane changes, and engaging in other dangerous acts. If you come across a reckless driver, be sure to report them on one of these apps so that you can reduce the risk of a car accident.

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