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Damages in a Car Accident

Damages in a Car Accident - Sand Law LLC - Minnesota Car Accident Attorney

If you’re injured in a car accident, you may be entitled to compensation for damages you incur. After an accident, your top concerns are health and safety. But even when you are able to make a full recovery, the accident has still robbed you of your wellness and comfort for some extent of time. There… Read more »



Liability for Accidents Caused by Uber or Lyft Drivers

Liability for Accidents Caused by Uber or Lyft Drivers - Sand Law LLC - Minnesota Rideshare Accident Attorneys

When an accident is caused by an Uber or Lyft driver, who is liable for property damage and physical injuries? Explaining the Ridesharing Business Model Accidents involving ridesharing apps, like Uber and Lyft, can be much more complicated than regular car accident claims. There are a lot of variables involved in ridesharing accidents, like whether… Read more »



How Much is My Car Accident Claim Worth?

How Much is My Car Accident Claim Worth? - Sand Law LLC - Minnesota Car Accident Personal Injury Attorney

When calculating a settlement after an auto accident, it’s important to consider various elements that impact the value of a claim. What damages can I collect from a car accident?  If you’ve been in a car accident, you may be able to recover money for the damages to your vehicle and any injuries that you… Read more »



Motor vehicle accidents involving commercial vehicles

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Minnesota Truck and Other Commercial Vehicle Accidents According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) 3,986 people were killed in crashes involving large trucks in 2016. Additionally, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, approximately 83,000 people were injured in accidents with large trucks. Unfortunately, these numbers have been trending higher since 2009. In fact,… Read more »



What happens when an uninsured driver injures you in a car accident?

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Understanding Uninsured and Underinsured (UM and UIM) Insurance When you’re seriously injured in a car accident in St. Paul, things can get complicated very quickly. Your Personal Injury Protection coverage will pay your medical bills, lost wages, and related expenses. Once your medical bills exceed $4,000 or you meet certain injury thresholds, you will have the… Read more »



Tire Blowouts And Traffic Accidents

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Minnesota Car Accident Claims and Tire Blowouts Tires cause accidents in a variety of ways. Sometimes, tires come loose and crash into other vehicles or even pedestrians. Sometimes, tires shred when there is a blowout. The National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration (NHTSA) studied this problem before it published “Tire-Related Factors in the Pre-Crash Phase.” Although… Read more »



Differences Between a Motorcycle Accident and Car Accident Claim 

Differences Between a Motorcycle Accident and Car Accident Claim  - Sand Law LLC

Motorcycle and Car Accidents Are Two of the Most Common Personal Injury Claims What Makes Motorcycle Accident Lawsuits Different Than Car Accident Lawsuits?  No matter what vehicle you’re driving, getting into a car accident can be both dangerous and scary. There are many potential injuries involved in accidents, and they can keep you from getting… Read more »



Wrongful Deaths Caused by Car Accidents

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Fatal Car Accidents are Emotionally Devastating, But they Do Not have to be Financially Devastating Too In 2019, there were 38,800 people killed in car accidents throughout the United States. That means that there are about 106 car accident fatalities everyday in the United States. In Minnesota alone there were 381 car accident deaths in… Read more »



FAQ: What is Uninsured Motorist Coverage?

FAQ What is uninsured motorist coverage? - Sand Law Minnesota - Car Accident Attorney

Being in an auto accident is traumatic. It becomes a bigger problem if the person who hit you does not have insurance. All states require some form of valid insurance with minimum liability coverage by law. In Minnesota, that minimum coverage is $30,000 for bodily injuries of one person and $60,000 for two or more… Read more »



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 »