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Who Is Liable for Injuries in ATV and Recreational Vehicle Accidents?

People in Wisconsin can enjoy a wide variety of outdoor activities, especially once the weather warms up after a cold winter. Many residents and visitors to the state make use of off-road trails while driving or riding on ATVs. Unfortunately, recreational vehicle accidents can occur, and people may be injured due to the negligence of an ATV operator, a motor vehicle driver, a property owner, or a product manufacturer. In [...]

2021-05-07T15:09:28+00:00May 8, 2021|ATV Accidents|

Who Is Responsible for Truck Accidents Caused by Truck Tire Blowouts?

There are a variety of reasons that truck accidents take place. Collisions may be caused by negligent truck drivers, including in cases involving driver fatigue, traffic violations, or distracted driving. Truck accidents can also be caused by equipment failure on a truck, including situations where tires blow out and cause a truck driver to lose control of their vehicle. In these cases, it is not always clear who is at [...]

2021-05-06T15:27:29+00:00May 6, 2021|Truck Accidents|

Common Traffic Violations That Can Lead to Motorcycle Accidents

Now that spring is here, many motorcyclists are looking forward to getting back on bikes that have been stored in their garages for the winter. However, those who are looking to hit the road will want to be aware of the risks they may face. Traffic on the roads is likely to increase in the spring and summer, especially since more people are looking to travel after spending the last [...]

2021-04-30T18:58:28+00:00May 1, 2021|Motorcycle Accidents|

What Are the Most Common Causes of Head-On Collisions?

Car accidents can range from relatively minor bumps or scrapes to multi-vehicle pileups. While even minor collisions can result in injuries to drivers or passengers and damage to vehicles or other property, high-speed crashes are more likely to cause serious bodily harm or wrongful death. Head-on collisions are some of the most dangerous types of motor vehicle accidents. Those who have been injured in these types of crashes will want [...]

2021-04-26T15:40:26+00:00April 26, 2021|Car Accidents|

Injuries in Animal Attacks May Include Dog Bites and Other Bodily Harm

As the weather warms up in the spring, many people are spending more time outdoors, and as more and more people receive COVID-19 vaccinations, they will be able to gather together and enjoy being sociable with others. Unfortunately, this increase in personal interactions also brings the possibility that some people will be injured by other people’s pets. After a long year of limited interactions with humans, some dogs may act [...]

2021-04-22T18:50:48+00:00April 22, 2021|Dog Bites|

April Is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

There are many types of driver negligence that can lead to car accidents, but distracted driving is one of the most common, and it is also one of the most deadly. Drivers who take their eyes away from the road or who do not completely pay attention to driving put themselves and others at risk. To address this issue, the National Safety Council is recognizing April as Distracted Driving Awareness [...]

2021-04-20T15:19:31+00:00April 20, 2021|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving|

Why Did the Number of Pedestrian Accident Deaths Increase in 2020?

For many, life seemed to slow to a standstill for much of 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic led many people to work from home and avoid traveling or attending public gatherings. Because of this, one would expect that the roads would have been safer due to less traffic. However, the opposite was true, especially for pedestrians. The number of fatal pedestrian accidents increased by 8% from 2019 to 2020, but since [...]

2021-04-09T15:34:17+00:00April 9, 2021|Car Accidents, Pedestrian Accidents|

7 Common Traffic Violations That Can Lead to Truck Accidents

All drivers are required to follow the rules of the road, and doing so can help them make sure they are operating their vehicles safely. It is especially important for commercial truck drivers to follow all traffic laws that apply to them, since the large size and weight of their vehicles can result in serious injuries to others in truck accidents. Unfortunately, many truck drivers commit dangerous traffic violations that [...]

2021-04-08T15:03:57+00:00April 8, 2021|Truck Accidents|

How Can Sprains, Strains, and Dislocated Joints Affect Injury Victims?

Serious injuries can occur in a wide variety of situations, and they can cause a great deal of difficulty in a person’s life. When injuries affect a person’s muscles and joints, this can make it difficult or impossible to perform work, complete daily tasks, or even move around without assistance. When these injuries occur in motor vehicle collisions, pedestrian accidents, animal attacks, or other situations involving someone else’s negligence or [...]

2021-04-05T15:49:08+00:00April 5, 2021|Appleton Personal Injury Attorney|

Do Hands-Free Devices Really Reduce Distracted Driving Accidents?

In recent years, the dangers of distracted driving have become more and more well-known. The increased use of smartphones has led many people to attempt to use these devices to make calls, send text messages, read and send emails, or post to social media while behind the wheel. These types of distractions can be very dangerous, and they are likely to lead to car accidents. To prevent collisions and protect [...]

2021-03-31T17:58:23+00:00April 3, 2021|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving|
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