What If I Am in an Accident With an Uninsured or Underinsured Driver?

All Wisconsin drivers must have proof of auto insurance policy coverage in case they are in an accident while driving or are pulled over for a traffic violation. If you are involved in a car accident, and another driver is at fault, his or her auto insurance should typically pay for any repairs to your car or any medical bills due to injuries suffered in the crash. However, sometimes the [...]

2022-07-29T15:20:21+00:00May 24, 2019|Car Accidents|

Auto Accidents in Adverse Winter Weather

Every driver has the duty to drive his or her vehicle in a reasonably safe way. This duty is important for preventing auto accidents and injuries on the roads and highways. However, when a driver fails to meet this duty and causes a collision and injury, he or she can be deemed negligent by the court and can be held liable for any losses suffered by the accident victims. The [...]

2015-11-20T07:00:00+00:00November 20, 2015|Car Accidents|

Common Ways Insurance Companies Act Unfairly

Although every single car accident and the effects of such an accident are unique, there is often one common factor seen in the details of a claim for damages following an accident: an injured party often has to deal with an insurance company. Unfortunately, dealing with insurance companies after these accidents can be a frustrating, drawn-out, and sometimes unfair process. There is a high standard of conduct mandated for insurance [...]

2015-04-30T17:49:18+00:00April 30, 2015|Wisconsin Personal Injury Lawyer|

Wisconsin Trucking Accidents Result in Serious Injury

A Green Bay woman recently suffered serious injuries when her car was struck by an eighteen wheeler attempting to turn around after driving the wrong way down the highway. The accident occurred on U.S. Highway 10/45 interchange. The semi-truck driver was driving southbound on U.S. 45 when he took the wrong ramp. According to the police, the woman was taken to the hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries. The [...]

2014-11-28T07:00:14+00:00November 28, 2014|Car Accidents|

Left Behind: Catching a Hit-and-Run Driver

Traffic accidents are inconvenient at their best, and at their worst they can forever change the lives of those involved. Fortunately, the legal system allows victims to recover for their injuries, and helps people get back on their feet. In order for this to occur, however, victims need to know who caused their injuries in the first place. Hence, hit-and-run accidents are particularly problematic. Wisconsin has implemented a statute that [...]

2014-10-31T07:00:51+00:00October 31, 2014|Car Accidents|

The Role of Negligence in Car Accidents

The theory of negligence can often be the basis of car accident lawsuits. In some cases, negligence can easily be presumed because a driver may have been driving under the influence or may have broken a traffic law and thus caused an accident. However, in other cases, a victim may have to prove that a driver acted negligently. The Theory of Negligence Negligence is a term that is often used [...]

2014-10-10T11:13:12+00:00October 10, 2014|Car Accidents|

Seeking Compensation for Wisconsin Car Accident Injuries

Last year, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, there were 491 fatal car crashes resulting in 527 deaths. Despite Wisconsin's attempts to keep roads safe for residents through various road safety campaigns, accidents still happen. Depending on the severity of the crash, a victim who survives is considered to be very lucky. A car accident is not only a traumatic experience for the victims involved but it can also [...]

2014-08-18T18:36:13+00:00August 18, 2014|Car Accidents|
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