How Safe is Ridesharing in 2023?
Uber and Lyft dominate the ridesharing market. Together, they’ve made taxi cabs almost obsolete. Together, the two companies boast more than 150 million users each month. But with more and more rideshare vehicles on the road, that increases the chances of accidents. Many of these can result in severe injuries and deaths. Victims often take… Read more »
Damages in a Pedestrian Accident Case
No one should ever suffer severe injuries – or even worse – just by taking a walk. But that occurs much too often in Minnesota. An average of 225 people in our state are either badly hurt or killed in pedestrian accidents every year. People of all ages are at risk, including children walking to… Read more »
A Catastrophic Injury Can Greatly Affect Your Quality of Life
You might have been in a vehicle struck by another car. An 18-wheeler might have hit your car. You might have simply been riding your bike around the neighborhood when you were run over. Whatever the reason the accident occurred, you’ve suffered a catastrophic injury and want justice. Money won’t make up for the pain… Read more »
5 Reasons to Wear a Seatbelt in Minnesota
Wearing a seatbelt is one of the simplest and most effective ways to stay safe on the road. Despite this, many drivers and passengers continue disregarding this basic safety measure. Many of them regret doing so. Vehicle occupants who don’t wear seatbelts can suffer horrible injuries. Not only do these injuries lead to excruciating pain,… Read more »
How to Prepare for a Trial if a Settlement Can’t be Reached
When you file a lawsuit, your primary goal may be to settle the case outside of court. However, despite your best efforts, it’s not always possible to settle. In these situations, you must prepare for a trial. Trials can be daunting and complex. But with the proper preparation and guidance, you can increase your chances… Read more »
How Much Does it Cost to Treat Motorcycle Accident Injuries?
Motorcycle accident injuries can be severe and even result in fatality. The costs associated with these injuries can be significant, and it’s essential to understand the different types of injuries and treatment options available. The following is a look at the costs of treating different types of injuries typically associated with a motorcycle wreck. The… Read more »
Using Social Media After a Car Accident
Car accidents can be traumatic experiences that often leave people feeling shaken and overwhelmed. In such moments, people might turn to social media platforms. They do this to share their experiences, express their emotions, and seek support from their friends and family. However, social media use after a car accident can have unintended consequences, jeopardizing… Read more »
Do Semi-Trucks Still Have Black Boxes?
When it comes to truck accidents, one crucial tool that investigators can use to determine the cause of the accident is the so-called “black box,” also known as an electronic control module (ECM). Black boxes are also sometimes called event data recorders (EDRs) or electronic control modules (ECMs). Airplanes have used black boxes for decades…. Read more »
Pickup Trucks Cause Fatal Pedestrian Accidents
Pickup trucks have become an increasingly popular choice for drivers across the state of Minnesota due to their versatility, durability, and power. However, recent studies have shown that pickup trucks are even more dangerous to pedestrians than passenger cars. Pedestrian accidents involving pickup trucks can result in severe injuries or tragic fatalities. They can also… Read more »
Permanent Damage from a Dog Bite Accident
Dog bites are a serious problem that affects many individuals every year. Dog bites can cause physical and emotional harm to victims and may require extensive medical treatment, resulting in lasting financial damage. In severe cases, dog bite injuries can cause permanent damage, including amputation, disability, chronic pain, and mental health issues. A dog bite… Read more »