Auto Accidents

09 Sep

Can I File a Lawsuit for More Than the Value of a Drivers’ Insurance Policy?

If you are injured in a crash, you may be eligible to make a claim against the driver responsible for the accident and any resulting injuries and damages. This is because Wisconsin follows a traditional…

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04 Sep

Options for Drivers When Insurance Companies Will Not Settle a Claim

After a car accident, many injured drivers are often left confused and uncertain about what to do next. This concern is heightened when the insurance company is not willing to settle a claim.

You…

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27 Aug

Is The Driver Always Liable for Hitting a Pedestrian?

Drivers are expected to always watch for and be extra cautious around pedestrians. Because of this, when a pedestrian is hit by a car, the general assumption is that the driver is to blame for the accident.…

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26 Aug

Do I Have a Claim in a No-Contact Car Accident?

When most people think of a car accident, they picture a collision between two vehicles. However, sometimes a crash can happen without one vehicle touching another. These are known as no-contact car…

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06 Aug

Can I Pursue Compensation After a Car Accident on Private Property?

When a crash happens on private property, it can be challenging to determine who is liable for damages. There are often different rules that apply to crashes on private property compared to public property. …

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22 Jul

Liability for Injuries Caused by Failure to Yield Car Accidents

All drivers have a duty to obey the rules of the road to prevent harm to themselves and others. This includes yielding to other drivers and pedestrians in certain situations. Failure to yield the right…

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06 Jul

How Can I Be Compensated If Injured by a Hit-and-Run Driver?

In most car accident cases, you would file a claim against the at-fault driver’s insurance company. However, when involved in a hit-and-run accident, you may be unable to identify the other driver involved…

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26 May

What to Avoid Saying Immediately After a Car Accident

A car accident can leave you feeling shaken and confused. You may speak without thinking or end up saying things that potentially have a greater impact than you realize. What is said immediately afterward…

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19 May

The Importance of Receiving Medical Care Following a Car Accident

Getting into a car accident can be an overwhelming, confusing and stressful experience. He or she may be unsure about what to do next. However, one of the most important things that car accident victims…

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30 Apr

Can Not Wearing a Seat Belt Affect Your Car Crash Claim?

In Wisconsin, all drivers and most passengers must wear seat belts. Wearing a seat belt routinely and properly is one of the most effective ways to help prevent serious injury in a car accident. But…

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