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Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys Reach School Bus Accident Settlement

Chicago, Illinois motor vehicle accident lawyers from David Abels & Associates, P.C., working in conjuction with the firm of Elman & Elman, have reached a bodily injury settlement with Laidlaw Transit, Inc. as a result of a school bus accident that occurred on Bryn Mawr Ave. in Chicago, Illinois in May of 2005. Our clients are an adult and two minor passengers that were riding on a Laidlaw bus that was rear ended by another Laidlaw bus on the North Side.

Our clients were taken to local area hospitals in Chicago with soft tissue back and neck injuries. They also had follow up treatment with their own doctors as well. The case was resolved against the the bus company for a combined total of $46,000 after a lawsuit was filed and the case was proceeding through discovery in the Circuit Court of Cook County.

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These comments were posted by David Abels & Associates, P.C., a personal injury law firm that represents clients throughout the Chicago area and the entire State of Illinois. Many of our clients come from Cook County, Lake County, DuPage County, McHenry County, Kane County, and Will County, as well as nearby towns and neighborhoods such as Edgewater, Logan Square, Evanston, Northfield, Northbrook, Lincolnwood, Elk Grove Village, St. Charles, Barrington, Palatine, Lisle and Oak Park.

Accident lawyers from our law firm handle all kinds of injuries resulting from school bus crashes, including fractures, lacerations, and back & neck injuries. They also handle wrongful death cases for families who have lost loved ones because another person was negligent and caused a fatal Chicago area bus accident.