Common Causes of Winter Truck Accidents in Wisconsin

Snow, ice, and other winter weather conditions make driving more difficult for everyone on the road, but they can be especially hazardous for semi-truck drivers, whose vehicles are more challenging to control even under ideal conditions. Truck accidents are a common occurrence in the winter, and they may come about due to a variety of causes and contributing factors. If you are injured in a winter truck accident, you should work [...]

2022-07-29T15:15:14+00:00January 30, 2021|Truck Accidents|

3 Steps Drivers Should Take to Prevent Car Accidents During the Winter

Even in the best weather conditions, car accidents can create emotional, physical, and financial strain. As autumn shifts into winter, the risk of motor vehicle crashes can increase. According to The Weather Channel, weather-related auto accidents cause more deaths than natural disasters each year, and the worst period of time for these types of crashes extends from late fall into early spring. Ice, heavy snow, and sleet can contribute to [...]

2022-07-29T15:19:24+00:00November 8, 2019|Car Accidents|

Early Morning Crashes and Black Ice – What You Should Know

Even after roads have been plowed and treated to melt the snow and ice, road users need to be aware of potential dangers. This is especially true when it comes to the presence of black ice. Often caused by areas that have melted and then refrozen, it is most often an issue in the early morning hours because it is so difficult to see while driving in the dark. It [...]

2017-01-11T09:54:00+00:00January 11, 2017|Green Bay Personal Injury Attorney|

Slick Roads in Winter Can Lead to Death and Serious Injury: Protect Your Family and Understand Your Right to Pursue Compensation

When winter settles in, and the roads become slick, even the best of drivers can find themselves in a dangerous situation. However, most circumstances are avoidable. Learn how you can best protect your family with some safe winter driving tips, and learn what rights you have if you or someone you love is killed or injured in an automobile crash this winter season. Always Have a Plan for Unexpected Inclement [...]

2016-12-15T09:27:00+00:00December 15, 2016|Wisconsin Personal Injury Lawyer|

Winter Weather Preparedness: What Every Driver Should Know About Their Auto Insurance

As the weather turns colder, and Wisconsinites prepare for wet, slick, icy, slushy, and snowy roads, it is important to learn everything you can about your auto insurance. This not only helps protect you in an car accident, it can even help you avoid an accident altogether. The following explains further, and provides some valuable tips on how to improve your chances of a full and fair settlement. Winter is [...]

2016-11-30T09:40:00+00:00November 30, 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|

Devastating 193-Vehicle Pileup on I-94

A fiery crash involving 193 vehicles recently shut down Interstate-94 near Galesburg, Michigan, for over 12 hours. The pileup served as a stark reminder of how dangerous winter driving can be in the Great Lakes region. Thirty-four cars and 26 tractor-trailer trucks were involved in the wreck on the eastbound side of the interstate. Eighty-three cars and 50 tractor-trailers crashed on the westbound side. One person was killed and 22 [...]

2015-01-29T07:00:44+00:00January 29, 2015|Car Accidents|

Be Wary of an Increased Number of Wisconsin Car Accidents this Winter

Wintertime in Wisconsin usually results in several inches of snow and extremely cold temperatures making a commuter's life much more difficult. For those who spend a lot of time on the road in the winter time, car accidents are a common concern. In fact, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, there were 28, 474 car accidents that resulted in injuries in Wisconsin in 2013 alone. With unpredictable weather conditions [...]

2015-01-21T09:24:36+00:00January 21, 2015|Car Accidents|
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