Progressive Premier Insurance Company of Illinois v. Emiljanowicz

Illinois Appellate Court
Civil Court
Citation
Case Number: 
2013 IL App (1st) 113664
Decision Date: 
May 28, 2013
District: 
1st Dist.
Division/County: 
Cook Co., 2d Div.
Justice: 
HARRIS
Holding: 
Affirmed.
Court properly granted summary judgment for insurer of freightliner driver, sued for car accident , finding that freight company's policy provided coverage for underlying claims for loss of consortium claim of plaintiff's husband. Company had exclusive possession, control, responsibility and use of freightliner at time of accident, even though at time of accident driver was en route to pick up a friend so he could drop off his freightliner inspected by a mechanic, as company instructed him. (QUINN and CONNORS, concurring.)