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Why Should I Wear A Helmet While Biking?

A great hobby to pick up during this time could be cycling. Riding your bike is a great way to get outside and exercise. We touched on some tips on bike safety a few blogs ago but wanted to emphasize the importance of wearing a helmet.  Here are three of the top reasons to always […]

Hydroplaning and What to do When it Occurs

Hydroplaning is one of the most common risks while driving in rain. Hydroplaning is when a car slides on a wet surface. According to safe motorist, “Hydroplaning occurs when a tire encounters more water than it can scatter. Water pressure in the front of the wheel pushes water under the tire, and the tire is […]

Tips For Driving During The Rainy Season

Spring is here and with it comes rain!  In these times we may not be doing much driving but when you do it’s important to be aware of the weather and conditions.  According to AAA exchange, “wet pavement contributes to nearly 1.2 million traffic crashes each year”. Follow these tips for safer driving in the rain: […]

COVID-19 and How we Are Continuing to Assist You

In light of the recent announcement from Illinois Governor Pritzker: Our clients and employees remain our primary concern at Glisson Law. Accordingly, we have taken steps for the majority of our attorneys and staff to work remotely. We ask only for your patience as our staff adjusts to these changes. Please rest assured that we […]

Safety Precautions During This Difficult Time

As everyone knows COVID-19 has increased and this is a very difficult time for everyone in many different ways. We want to do our best to help each other during this uneasy time while doing our best to stay safe.  The red cross has posted a list of safety precautions you can take to help […]

Road Rage and How to Avoid it

Road rage can be defined by, “violent anger caused by the stress and frustration involved in driving a motor vehicle in difficult conditions.” In order to avoid road rage:  Avoid aggressive gestures Stay calm and breathe Do your best to keep a healthy distance between you and other drivers on the road Do not compete […]

Drivers Sharing the Road with Bicyclists

“Americans are increasingly bicycling to commute, for exercise, or just for fun. By law, bicycles on the roadway are vehicles with the same rights and responsibilities as motorized vehicles.” The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration listed these tips for drivers sharing the road with bicyclists: Yield to bicyclists as you would motorists and do not […]

Bicycle Safety

As the weather starts to warm up more and more people will be riding their bikes as a good form of transportation and exercise. It is important, especially if you’re sharing roads to remember precautions to be taken to ensure a safe ride.  According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration “There were 857 bicyclists […]

What To Do During a Tire Blowout

In our last blog post the most important tire maintenance was talked about to avoid safety hazards such as tire blowouts. However, sometimes tire blowouts are unavoidable. “A tire blowout is a rapid loss of tire air pressure that can cause your vehicle to lose control.” NHTSA described what to do if you experience having […]