fbpx

How Road Rage and Aggressive Driving Can Lead to Car Accidents

Many different types of driver negligence can lead to car accidents. Often, collisions occur because drivers violate traffic laws or fail to pay attention to the road fully. However, some accidents are caused by drivers who behave aggressively or even intentionally harm others. In these cases, victims may be able to take legal action to hold a driver responsible for injuries that occurred because of aggressive driving or road rage. [...]

2021-07-29T15:04:08+00:00July 29, 2021|Appleton Car Accident Attorneys|

How Heat, Humidity, and Summer Weather Can Lead to Car Accidents

During the summer, people spend more time outdoors and on the road. Unfortunately, as the weather heats up, the risk of car accidents increases. This is a major concern during the summer of 2021, which has seen record-high temperatures throughout the United States. Everyone can be affected by heat and humidity, and drivers should act safely and take all necessary measures to prevent collisions. If you have been injured in [...]

2021-07-21T12:42:52+00:00July 21, 2021|Appleton Car Accident Attorneys|

Does Marijuana Use Increase the Likelihood of a Car Accident?

Most people understand that drunk driving can be very dangerous. Alcohol use can significantly impair a person’s ability to drive safely, and those who get behind the wheel after drinking are likely to be involved in car accidents. However, marijuana use is another increasingly common issue that affects drivers. While the state of Wisconsin has not yet legalized marijuana, this drug is legal in other nearby states, and its use [...]

2021-07-16T20:41:37+00:00July 16, 2021|Appleton Car Accident Attorneys|

Car Accidents Caused by Drowsy Driving Increase During the Summer

The summer months can be a great time to take vacations, enjoy the outdoors, and spend time with family and friends. However, people should be aware that they may face an increased risk of injury during the summer, especially when they are driving. Nothing can ruin a vacation like a car accident, since a serious collision can result in multiple types of severe injuries to a vehicle’s driver and passengers, [...]

Why Speeding Can Increase the Risk of Car Accidents

Many forms of driver negligence can lead to car accidents, and violations of traffic laws are often a clear sign that a driver is at fault for a collision. Driving above the speed limit is one of the most common traffic violations, and it is likely to be committed by every driver at some point. While many people do not feel that speeding is a serious violation, it can be [...]

Teen Car Accident Risks Increase During the Summer

The summer months can be dangerous for drivers, especially those who are younger and have less experience. The period of time between Memorial Day and Labor Day is known as the “100 deadliest days of summer” for teen drivers, since during this time, the rate of car accidents increases significantly. AAA reports that there were more than 7,000 fatal car accidents that took place during the summer months between 2010 [...]

4 Mistakes to Avoid After a Wisconsin Car Accident

If you are involved in a car accident, your adrenaline may start to flow, and many different thoughts can go through your head. Fear and confusion may settle in, leaving you unsure about how to proceed. Regardless of who was at fault for the collision, panic can affect your judgment, leading to impulsive decisions being made. After a car crash ensues, there are certain mistakes that you should avoid in [...]

2019-10-23T22:12:37+00:00October 23, 2019|Appleton Car Accident Attorneys|

Crush Injuries in a Car Accident

Of all the injuries that can occur in a car accident, crushing injuries are some of the more severe. They are defined as any injury in which the body was crushed between two objects. This can include heavy objects within the car, but it can also include items outside of the vehicle, such as if the victim is thrown from the car and crushed between a wall and the vehicle.  [...]

2019-01-22T09:43:00+00:00January 22, 2019|Appleton Car Accident Attorneys|

Recovering Damages After an Accident with an Uninsured Driver

Although every state requires that drivers have at least liability insurance on their vehicle, approximately 13 percent (or one in eight) of all motorists are uninsured. Should you experience a crash with one of them, you could be at risk for unpaid damages. Thankfully, there are still some avenues available to victims of an uninsured motorist crash. Learn more, including how the assistance of an experienced attorney can improve the [...]

2017-12-01T10:35:00+00:00December 1, 2017|Appleton Car Accident Attorneys|

Having a Winter Preparedness Kit in Your Vehicle Can Protect You After an Auto Accident

Wisconsin winters are not like the ones in other parts of the country. Here, the ice, snow, and slush are an almost constant, and traffic accidents are all too common. Sadly, an accident can be just the beginning of a driver’s problems in inclement weather. There is also the risk of being stranded, perhaps for hours on end, and that can be dangerous if an injury has occurred. T he [...]

2017-11-30T10:11:00+00:00November 30, 2017|Appleton Car Accident Attorneys|
Go to Top