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Common Defenses in Slip, Trip, and Fall Cases

minnesota slip and fall common defenses - sand law llc

When someone is injured by a slip and fall or trip and fall, they may be eligible for compensation for their injuries. As a slip, trip and fall case proceeds towards litigation the defendant or their insurance company is likely to raise several defenses. These defenses are an attempt to prove that they are not… Read more »



When is a landowner responsible for a slip or trip and fall?

When is a landowner responsible for a slip or trip and fall - sand law llc

When initiating a lawsuit one of the first steps is to identify who the responsible party is. This can be especially difficult in cases involving a trip and fall or slip and fall at a business. This can become even more difficult when the building is occupied by a different person or entity (tenant) then… Read more »



Slip and Fall Injuries – Not Just a Winter Problem

SLIP AND FALL INJURIES – NOT JUST A WINTER PROBLEM - sand law llc

Winters in Minnesota can bring slip, trip, and fall hazards, but it’s more than just a winter problem. Minnesota residents are familiar with winter weather and the dangers that ice, snow, and slush can pose. However, people are hurt in slip and fall accidents year-round. Oftentimes, these accidents happen in places like the grocery store,… Read more »



Opioid Related Car Accidents On The Rise

Driving while intoxicated poses a threat to everyone on the road, especially when the intoxicant is an opioid. The nationwide rise in opioid abuse is having a direct effect on driver safety. A recent article from Addiction Now sites that a Columbia University study has found that “the use of prescription drugs like hydrocodone and… Read more »



What to Do After a Hit and Run Car Accident in Minnesota

The legal definition of a hit and run car accident is one in which one driver hits another with his or her vehicle and then flees the scene. Hitting a pedestrian, a fixed object, or a parked car and not stopping to render aid or leave contact information also falls under the category of a… Read more »



Minnesota: The Land of 10,000 Car Accidents

Being involved in a car accident can alter your life in many ways.  Car accident victims can often be left with a permanent physical injury that affects their everyday life, their relationships with family and friends, their ability to work, as well as the basic enjoyment of their life.  In Minnesota, we see a variety… Read more »



Rick Sand Named To Super Lawyers Rising Star List

Sand Law would like to congratulate one of its founding members on being named to the Super Lawyers Rising Star List! This distinguished honor is bestowed upon only the top 2.5% of all attorneys practicing in the jurisdiction. Sand Law is a personal injury law firm with locations in downtown St. Paul and White Bear… Read more »



St. Paul Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

St. Paul Motorcycle Accident Lawyer - Sand Law LLC

EXPERIENCED MINNESOTA MOTORCYCLE CRASH ATTORNEYS According to the Insurance Information Institute, motorcyclists get in less accidents that cars. However, unlike auto accidents, motorcycle accidents are much more dangerous. In fact, motorcycle wrecks are 26 times more likely to cause death. This is why motorcycle safety is such a major part of the legal process involved with accident claims. To… Read more »



Injured In A Motorcycle Accident? We Can Help

We have all seen the famed bumper sticker “Start Seeing Motorcycles.”  However, for some reason, this message still has not resonated with a significant number of drivers on our roads and highways.  Throughout Minnesota, there have been at least 1,000 motorcycle crashes per year consistently since 1997.  Motorcycle accidents are inherently more dangerous those only… Read more »