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What to do if You’re Injured in an Uber Car Accident

What to do if You’re Injured in an Uber Car Accident

Picture this: It’s a Friday night. You and some co-workers decide to grab a drink after work. One beer turns to two and then to three before you call it a night. Not wanting to drive, you order an Uber. You don’t think much of it as the driver weaves through traffic;...

Is it Illegal to Drive With Headphones in Wisconsin?

Is it Illegal to Drive With Headphones in Wisconsin?

Peanut butter and jelly, popcorn and movies, hotdogs and baseball games; some things just go together—like cars and music. Whether you go for muscle car-loving classic rock, country music’s truck culture, or hip-hop’s taste for all things fancy, cars and music are...

How to Prove Negligence in Dentistry

How to Prove Negligence in Dentistry

Dentistry is as much of an art as it is a science. However, regardless of whether you’re dealing with a toothache, have suffered a chipped or broken tooth, or are in for a routine checkup, there's still a possibility for risk. While most dentists work hard to follow...

How to Find the Best Personal Injury Lawyer for Your Case

How to Find the Best Personal Injury Lawyer for Your Case

When you or a loved one have been injured due to someone else’s negligence, you understand that compensation can make the difference in restoring your quality of life. Finding the best personal injury attorney for your case ensures that you’ll receive the...

Can Falling Cause a Blood Clot?

Can Falling Cause a Blood Clot?

Blood clots are exceedingly common in the U.S., with an estimated 900,000 people being affected each year. Blood clots are typically associated with surgery, obesity, and some medications; however, they can occur in almost anyone after a fall. If you’ve been injured...

What’s a Commercial Vehicle in Wisconsin?

What’s a Commercial Vehicle in Wisconsin?

Drivers in Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin are no strangers to the sight of massive semi trucks roaring down the highway. Semis, utility vehicles, and other commercial vehicles travel Wisconsin roads each day, interacting with passenger vehicles full of...

How to Get a Car Accident Police Report in Wisconsin

How to Get a Car Accident Police Report in Wisconsin

No matter how safe you are, driving always carries inherent risks. In 2020, records show there were over 115,600 total motor vehicle accidents in Wisconsin, resulting in 540 fatalities and over 23,000 injuries. Residents of the Milwaukee area are no stranger to these...

What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident After being  injured in a slip and fall accident, you might feel overwhelmed by your injuries and worried about how you’ll earn an income while recovering. And if that stress wasn’t enough, you could be facing the complex and...

What To Do If You’re Hit By An Uninsured Driver in Wisconsin

What To Do If You’re Hit By An Uninsured Driver in Wisconsin

The Milwaukee area has a reckless driving and hit-and-run crisis. Reckless drivers have ended the lives of well-over 100 people in the past two years, and they have caused many more injuries, both physical and emotional. If you’re in a crash, the odds of it being an...

WHO’S LIABLE FOR A DOG BITE IN WISCONSIN?

WHO’S LIABLE FOR A DOG BITE IN WISCONSIN?

What is the Average Hospital Bill for Dog Bite Injuries? Dogs are the most popular pet in America and can be found in over 69 million households throughout the country. Unfortunately, ‘man’s best friend’ can be a danger too; dogs bite roughly 4.5 million people each...

Can You Drive an ATV on the Road in Wisconsin?

Can You Drive an ATV on the Road in Wisconsin?

All-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and Utility Terrain Vehicles (UTVs) are nothing short of commonplace in Wisconsin. They’re a part of our state’s culture, whether they’re being used for summer recreation ‘up north,’ or agriculturally for Wisconsin’s farms. However, ...

The 3 Types of Distracted Driving In Wisconsin

The 3 Types of Distracted Driving In Wisconsin

In the blink of an eye, your life could be permanently altered—even cut short—due to a driver neglecting their responsibilities on the road and driving distractedly. It’s dangerous, yet it happens all the time: a distracted driver crashes in Wisconsin every 22...

What to do if an Insurance Company Asks for a Recorded Statement

What to do if an Insurance Company Asks for a Recorded Statement

After you’ve been in a car crash and reported it to your insurance provider, you can expect the insurer will reach out and request you give a recorded statement on the accident. But what exactly is a recorded statement, why do insurers need it, and what should you...

How to Determine Fault in a Single-Vehicle Accident

How to Determine Fault in a Single-Vehicle Accident

If you're injured in a single-vehicle accident, it may seem like there's nothing you can do. With standard liability coverage, your insurance is highly unlikely to pay out if you're found at fault, and if you’re the only person involved with the crash, that’s most...

WHAT TO DO IF INVOLVED IN A CAR CRASH?

WHAT TO DO IF INVOLVED IN A CAR CRASH?

One of my son’s friends had a car crash.  While he wasn’t hurt, he asked if he handled things the best way the day of the car crash.  I thought it would be a good idea to share this since I know many of you have children who are driving now. Check to make...

CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY IN WISCONSIN

CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY IN WISCONSIN

 How large is the problem of motor vehicle-related deaths among children? Injuries resulting from motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for children 1-14 years old. In 1998, they accounted for 46% of all unintentional injury-related deaths in this...

SYMPTOMS OF MESOTHELIOMA

SYMPTOMS OF MESOTHELIOMA

Having helped Wisconsin asbestos victims and their families obtain awards exceeding $21,000,000.00, one thing we have learned is that mesothelioma is not easily diagnosed, especially in early stages.   Typically, once asbestos mesothelioma has been...

CALLING A PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER

CALLING A PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER

Imagine you are injured in a car crash caused by a driver violating the Rules of the Road.  Imagine next that you call a personal injury law firm.  Who do you get to talk to about your crash?  An assistant, a paralegal, or a lawyer in practice a year or...

DISTRACTED DRIVING DEATHS UP

DISTRACTED DRIVING DEATHS UP

Nearly 4.5 million people were killed or seriously injured in car crashes on our roads according to the National Safety Council.  Every single day of 2015, more than 100 people died on our roadways causing the number of car crash related deaths to grow by the largest...

BUYING CAR INSURANCE IN WISCONSIN, UNINSURED DRIVER+

BUYING CAR INSURANCE IN WISCONSIN, UNINSURED DRIVER+

A Wisconsin uninsured driver (or underinsured) is a major problem. Buying car insurance in Wisconsin is important and today I read a client’s Wisconsin car insurance policy reminding me. The car insurance does not protect my client enough. Wisconsin consumers we help...

BUSINESS INTERRUPTION CLAIMS DENIED – CORONAVIRUS COVID-19

BUSINESS INTERRUPTION CLAIMS DENIED – CORONAVIRUS COVID-19

Insurance companies are great at taking premiums but often not so great at paying claims. Throughout the United States, businesses paid premiums for business interruption insurance. Now, these companies and corporations, which relied on their business...