What Happens if I Cannot Return to Work After a Wisconsin Car Accident?

Among the many types of damages that car accident victims can suffer, people often lose the ability to work. If you have been seriously injured in a collision, chances are you will have to miss some time from work for medical treatment and recovery. However, some serious injuries may prevent you from returning to work in the long term or even permanently, or they may keep you from returning to [...]

2022-07-29T15:15:50+00:00September 25, 2020|Car Accidents|

What Are My Options if I Was Injured in an Accident With a Drowsy Driver?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, drowsy driving contributes to an estimated 72,000 car accidents and 44,000 injuries each year. In 2017, 795 lives were lost in these types of collisions. Drowsy driving can decrease a motorist’s reaction time and limit their vision and hand-eye coordination. If you have sustained a personal injury in an auto accident caused by a drowsy driver, you should speak to an attorney [...]

2022-07-29T15:19:20+00:00January 30, 2020|Car Accidents|

Night Driving Increases Risk of Motor Vehicle Accidents – Tips for Staying Safe

Most people recognize that visibility is limited while driving at night, but just how much does that reduced sight impact your risk of a crash? According to researchers and safety experts, your risk of experiencing an accident triple once the sun goes down. Use these nighttime driving safety tips to minimize your risk of a car crash when driving in the dark.  Staying Safe on the Road at Night  At [...]

2019-01-14T08:21:00+00:00January 14, 2019|Green Bay Auto Crash Attorney|

Auto Accidents Involving Wildlife Are on the Rise in Wisconsin

Wisconsin is a state with a large population of wildlife, particularly deer. In fact, in the winter of 2017, it was estimated that there were upwards of 50 deer per square mile of land area, statewide. This dense population of deer has led to an increase in auto accidents involving wildlife, mainly deer.  The 16th annual State Farm deer-vehicle collision study, which combined totals between  July 1, 2017, and June [...]

2018-05-08T08:44:00+00:00May 8, 2018|Car Accidents|

Five Things You Should Never Do After an Auto Accident

Car accidents can be a frightening experience. Unfortunately, adrenaline, fear, and possibly even a misplaced sense of fault or regret – all normal byproducts of an accident – can get in the way of your personal injury case. Learn how to maintain your composure and discover the five things you should never do after a car accident with help from the following information. Assume the Damage is Minor While, at [...]

2017-08-22T09:34:00+00:00August 22, 2017|Appleton Car Accident Attorneys|

Pursuing Compensation as a Victim of Aggressive Driving or Road Rage

While some accidents may be caused by uncontrollable factors, such as weather or road conditions, the majority are caused by human error, negligence, or behavior. Some are oversights, such as failing to notice a stop sign. Others are intentional but not intended to cause harm, such as texting while driving. Then there are those actions that may or may not be used to intentionally bring harm to other road users, [...]

2016-12-08T09:13:00+00:00December 8, 2016|Appleton Car Accident Attorneys|

Avoiding Deer-Vehicle Collisions in Wisconsin

Deer breeding season has already begun and hunters will soon take to the woods. Of course, you do not have to be a hunter to actually see a deer this year. In fact, you are much more likely to see these majestic creatures while out and about between now and December. Unfortunately, this also means that your risk for a deer-vehicle collision will increase. Know how to protect yourself with [...]

2016-11-16T09:02:00+00:00November 16, 2016|Car Accidents|

Rear-End Collisions Can Cause Surprisingly Severe Injuries

Statistics indicate that rear-end collisions are, by far, the most common crash in America. In fact, as many as 1.7 million occur each year. Still, there is little attention given to the severe injuries that can result; most people wrongly assume that, because they often occur at reduced speeds, the risk of injury is small. Unfortunately, nothing could be further from the truth. Common Rear-End Accident Injuries Victims in rear-end [...]

2016-10-21T09:38:00+00:00October 21, 2016|Appleton Car Accident Attorneys|

Wisconsin Car Accidents: Safety Tips for Teen Drivers

Car accidents occur daily throughout Wisconsin, and a variety of factors may contribute to the causes of such accidents. In 2012, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WDOT) reported that 57 teenagers, between the ages of 16 and 19, died in fatal car crashes. Additionally, statistics show that car crashes with teen drivers are more likely to involve “high-risk factors.” Teenagers are more susceptible to car accidents for several reasons. For [...]

2014-11-05T15:33:37+00:00November 5, 2014|Car Accidents|
Go to Top