For a while, it was common knowledge in Wisconsin that riding in the back seat of a car was a safer option than in the driver’s seat or the front passenger’s seat. However, as technology continues to advance, the front seats have begun to become much safer than in…
The Department of Transportation in Wisconsin registered 11, 892 motor vehicle accidents in Dane county in 2019. Car crashes are common, so it is vital that you know what to do after a collision to get coverage for your expenses. Right after the accident If you are able, the first thing you should do is… Continue reading How to prepare a car accident claim
Electric cars offer benefits that scores of Wisconsin would-be buyers find attractive. The low maintenance costs and “green” nature powers these vehicles’ popularity, but concerns exist about their safety. Some worry about the effect of collisions on the lighter models, and others may wonder about driver negligence. Often, it is negligence that factors into many… Continue reading Why are people worried about electric car safety?
Farms are an essential enterprise in Wisconsin and other parts of the country. They produce food that feeds people in the United States and around the world. Farmworkers perform scores of critical jobs, and they sometimes find themselves at risk for a severe injury. Farm owners might find it beneficial to take steps to drop… Continue reading Are there ways to decrease farm accidents?
Among the most common traffic accidents are rear-end collisions. The aftermath of these crashes could be different from sideswipes and head-on collisions in Wisconsin, but the risk of a severe injury or fatality exists. Unfortunately, many cars get hit from behind while stopped, which may result in terrible injuries. Practicing defensive driving becomes challenging when… Continue reading What issues arise with a rear-end collision?
Many truck drivers in Wisconsin are often tempted to drive over the speed limit. In fact, many truck drivers believe that speeding will help them to arrive at their destination faster so that they can make more deliveries. In reality, speeding in a truck can lead to significant risks. It burns more fuel Trucking drivers… Continue reading The pitfalls of speeding in a truck
A wrongful death in Wisconsin is a death that results from neglect, default or a wrongful act. If the deceased person would be able to file a personal injury claim if they hadn’t died, then their family has a legal right to file a wrongful death lawsuit on their behalf. Person or company Whether it’s… Continue reading When can you sue someone for a wrongful death?
Getting the necessary word out about sharing the road with motorcycles has remained a crucial safety campaign for decades. Since the early 1980s, Motorcycle Awareness Month has been recognized in May. It’s a warmer time of the year when motorcycle enthusiasts tune up their bikes and ride on the open road and into the wind.… Continue reading Be alert to safety during Motorcycle Awareness Month
More and more Wisconsin residents are signing up for social media every year. Social media can be a great way to help share your emotions with friends and family members, especially after being involved in a traumatic car accident. However, any knowledgeable attorney will advise you to avoid posting anything regarding the accident because it… Continue reading Can social media sabotage your injury claim?
Wisconsin farm accidents result in severe and even fatal injuries every year. In 2020, researchers looked at a comprehensive collection of data on farm accidents and associated injuries and deaths. As this information is being made available, the agriculture industry and workers in that field are recognizing that injuries and fatalities in the agricultural business… Continue reading Wisconsin farm accident report underscores worker risks