Posts Categorized Car Accidents

Dangerous Roadways and Pedestrian Accidents

Media outlets and even many authorities are quick to cite distracted driving or distracted walking as being the culprit of most pedestrian accidents. However, what often becomes clear only after multiple incidents is that some roadways are simply not safe for pedestrians or bicyclists. Even when those pedestrians have the right-of-way and motorists exercise utmost… Read more »

Automobile Accidents: The Deadly Problem of Road Debris

USA Today recently reported some alarming findings from a study on road debris. Between 2011 and 2014, debris left on roads in the U.S. led to over 200,000 crashes, tens of thousands of injuries, and hundreds of fatalities. Typically, people don’t think of road debris as a major factor in automobile accidents. But consider some… Read more »

Roadwork Ahead: Protect Yourself While Driving in Construction Zones

In warm months, road construction plagues cities across the country. Though it’s a necessary part of our lives, it causes frustration, traffic backups, and traffic accidents. Avoid accidents while driving through construction zones with the following tips. Pay Attention and Avoid Distraction It’s always important to give your full attention to driving. However, construction zones… Read more »

Drunk Driving Accidents? What to Expect From Your Personal Injury Lawyers

While it might seem like a no-brainer that your personal injury lawyer is an expert in handling drunk driving cases, there are actually many specialties within PI. It’s important to hire an attorney with vast experience in trying cases under the laws of Minnesota and Wisconsin. Be sure to ask a prospective attorney to share his or her past verdicts with you. These… Read more »

What You Need to Know After Sustaining a Brain Injury

It is estimated that over one million Americans sustain head & brain injuries each year. The vast majority of these cases are the result of a blow to the head. These injuries may occur from a vehicle accident, a fall, or a defective product. A brain injury can ultimately be a devastating situation for both… Read more »