Auto Accidents

25 Jan

Building a Case for a Lingering Injury Caused by a Car Accident

After an accident, some victims may experience long-lasting symptoms from their injuries. This includes pain, mobility issues, cognitive deficits and much more. Recovering compensation for these issues is vital, as victims look to move forward and manage ongoing health issues. You must prove your injuries are a direct result of the accident to recover compensation. […]

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09 Jan

Who May Be Liable for a Car Accident in Low Visibility Conditions?

Getting behind the wheel in low visibility conditions can be dangerous, which is why drivers are expected to take additional precautions. When they fail to do so, and an accident occurs, they may be liable for damages – drivers cannot blame poor visibility for a crash. Below, we discuss how liability in a low visibility […]

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02 Nov

How Refusing Medical Treatment at the Scene May Impact Your Car Accident Claim

Car accident victims have the right to refuse medical treatment at the scene. However, medical treatment is important for many reasons. It is the only way you are able to recover from your injuries. Not seeing a doctor can also prevent you from obtaining fair and just compensation. Our experienced car crash attorneys in Green […]

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19 Oct

Risks of Sharing the Road With 18-Wheeler Commercial Trucks

Some of the most dangerous and deadliest motor vehicle accidents involve commercial trucks and smaller passenger vehicles. Driving near an 18-wheeler or semi-truck in a passenger vehicle can be frightening. These vehicles are much heavier, longer and wider than passenger vehicles. An accident is more likely to be catastrophic to a passenger vehicle, with an […]

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29 Sep

Challenges of Linking a Head Injury to an Auto Accident

Head injuries are some of the most common injuries sustained in auto accidents. These injuries can range from mild concussions to serious head injuries with life-altering complications and even death. However, head injury symptoms do not always show up right away. It can take days, weeks or longer after an accident to notice symptoms. This […]

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20 Sep

Connecting a Back Injury to a Car Crash

Back injuries are an all-too-common result of car crashes. These injuries can be quite serious and require extensive treatment. In most cases, a full recovery is not possible. Many car crash victims are left with costly medical bills, lost income from missing work, ongoing physical pain and emotional distress. If you have suffered a back […]

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13 Sep

Is it Ever Too Late to Call a Car Accident Lawyer?

Many accident victims are unsure if they need a lawyer to help them pursue compensation. They may think that their injuries are not that serious, or that it cannot be that hard to navigate the legal system. However, a delay in calling a lawyer after a car accident could harm your potential claim.  You may […]

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06 Sep

What Are the Steps in a Wisconsin Auto Accident Insurance Claim?

Getting injured in a car accident can be a stressful experience, especially if you sustained an injury. You may be unsure of what to expect during an auto accident claim. The claims process can be complex as consists of several steps, which is why it is in your best interest to have an attorney on […]

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23 Aug

Determining Legal Liability for Damages in a Sideswipe Collision

Sideswipe collisions happen all too often on Wisconsin roads. These collisions can occur when two vehicles are traveling in the same direction or when two vehicles are traveling in the opposite direction. Even at slower speeds, a sideswipe collision can cause a driver to lose control, spin out and hit another vehicle. Common injuries include […]

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05 Aug

What Medical Expenses Can Be Included in a Claim for Compensation?

If you were harmed in a crash, you may have suffered significant injuries that require ongoing and extensive medical treatment. Medical care can be expensive, placing a financial burden on you and your loved ones. However, you may be able to seek compensation to cover medical bills you have incurred while recovering from your injuries […]

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