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FAQ: What is Underinsured Motorist Coverage?

FAQ - What is Underinsured Motorist Coverage? - Sand Law LLC North Dakota Car Accident Attorney

Minnesota Auto Insurance Policies: Underinsured Motorist Coverage What is Underinsured Motorist Coverage? An underinsured motorist is someone who operates a vehicle with liability insurance that is adequate under Minnesota state law. However, the limits of that insurance policy are not always high enough to cover all of the other party’s losses when an underinsured motorist… Read more »



A Statistical Breakdown of Motor Vehicle Accidents in Minnesota

Minnesota Accident Stats The amount of car accidents that occur each year in Minnesota is staggering.  The most recent “Comprehensive Annual Traffic Crash Data Report” offered by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety is from the year 2015. According to DPS, there were 74,772 traffic accidents in Minnesota in 2015.  Involved in those crashes were… Read more »



FAQ: Who Am I Suing? 

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Understanding Who You Are Suing in a Personal Injury Case Who is actually being sued in a personal injury case? When suing someone in a personal injury case, it may seem like you’re suing that person directly, whether they’re an individual person or the leader of a small or large corporation. While it’s true that… Read more »



FAQ: What Does No-Fault Mean?

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Understanding Minnesota’s No-Fault Car Insurance What is PIP or No-Fault Car Insurance in Minnesota? Getting into a car accident can be a traumatic experience, and getting involved with insurance companies can add even more frustration. No-fault car insurance (or PIP, personal injury protection) can take a lot of the weight off a person’s shoulders after… Read more »



Slips and Falls: Frequently Asked Questions

Slips and Falls Frequently Asked Questions - Sand Law LLC - Minnesota Personal Injury Attorney

What are the most common causes of slip and fall accidents? The most common causes of slip and fall accidents include wet and uneven surfaces. These include loose floorboards or mats, broken sidewalks, potholes in parking lots, messy or recently mopped floors, or weak staircases.  Slip and fall accidents can be extremely dangerous. While they’re… Read more »



6 Most Common Types of Wrongful Deaths

6 Most Common Types of Wrongful Deaths - Sand Law LLC - Minnesota Wrongful Death Attorneys

Wrongful death claims can be brought against someone who has caused the death of another person. This death can be caused by negligence or intentional action. Wrongful death claims allow people to file a lawsuit against whoever was legally liable for the death.  These lawsuits are usually filed by a representative of the deceased person’s… Read more »



Who Pays For my Damaged Rental Car After an Accident?

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The Driver at Fault for the Car Accident The simple answer is the party who is responsible for the car accident. The victim has a right to seek reimbursement from the at-fault party for damage to your vehicle – as well as rental car expenses. However, auto accident and personal injury cases are rarely that… Read more »



Winter Slip-and-Fall Injuries in Minnesota

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Minnesota Winter Slip and Fall Injury Claims Slip-and-fall injuries are some of the most common grounds for premises liability claims in Minnesota. The legal theory of premises liability is that the owners and operators of a property need to exercise a reasonable amount of care to ensure that the property is safe for the people… Read more »



What’s Causing My Back Pain After a Car Accident? 

What’s Causing My Back Pack After a Car Accident? - Sand Law LLC - Minnesota Personal Injury Attorney

Car accidents are a common cause of serious back injuries that can have lasting effects on a victim’s quality of life. Types of Back Injuries Car accidents are not one in the same. There are tons of different ways that two cars can collide, which also means there are various ways that a person can… Read more »



Regulations That Make Commercial Trucking Safer

Regulations That Make Commercial Trucking Safer - Sand Law Minnesota - Personal Injury Truck Accident Attorney

Truck drivers and the companies they work for have strict regulations to keep everyone safe.  Like anything, driving a commercial truck comes with a set of rules and regulations. These regulations are set to keep everyone on the road safe, including the driver and other cars.  Driving a commercial truck is different from driving a… Read more »