Pursuing legal options after a car accident in Wisconsin

It is quite common for most people to call a collision between two vehicles an “accident.” However, the reality is that most “accidents” are actually caused due to another person’s negligent or reckless conduct. Whether it is speeding, drunk driving or some form of distracted driving, negligent and reckless conduct is the cause of thousands […]

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When you know danger, avoid it – that includes distracted driving

By now, most of our readers in Wisconsin know how dangerous distracted driving can be. In fact, this national plague on our roads has seemingly only been getting worse. A recent news article noted that, since 2000, an estimated 624,000 people have died in fatal traffic accidents in America. Many of these deaths were caused […]

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Distracted driving is a major cause of car accidents year-round

Wisconsinites may see an increase in traffic this Fourth of July weekend, and in fact, this is a time of year when more people are traveling to go to parties or festivals to celebrate our nation’s independence. Unfortunately, when more people are on the road, the greater the chance is that car accidents will occur. […]

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Summer may mean more fatal accidents involving teens, study says

Obtaining a driver’s license is a right of passage for many teenagers in Oshkosh. However, a teen’s inexperience behind the wheel could lead to a car crash that injures or even kills other individuals. Teens also might not appreciate the dangers that speeding, distracted driving or drunk driving present. In fact, a AAA study has […]

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The aftermath of the 131 vehicle pile-up on Interstate 41

Spring is officially here, and Wisconsin residents couldn’t be gladder. However, don’t let the calendar deceive you. In our neck of the woods, sudden winter storms can hit – even in spring. The most recent blizzard left 131 vehicles piled up on Interstate 41, near Oshkosh. Sadly, one man was killed in the wreck, with […]

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Did a passing driver cause an accident that led to your injury?

You may understandably have fears about dangerous and reckless drivers on Wisconsin roads. Many people have these fears because far too many accidents take place every day, and those incidents often lead to serious or even fatal injuries to individuals involved. You certainly do not want to find yourself in such an event, but you […]

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Local deputies warn motorists to slow down

With severe winter weather conditions sweeping across the upper Midwest, Oshkosh is not excluded from the winter weather storms and dangerous driving conditions. Nearby deputies in Fond Du Lac County have reported dozens of car accidents over the last several weeks of storm systems. Many are attributed to winter weather conditions, like snow, poor visibility […]

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What kinds of injuries can car accident victims sustain?

The forces that are involved in an automobile collision can be incredibly strong and very damaging. When two vehicles collide on a Wisconsin road, the intensity of the crash can be compounded by the vehicles’ speeds and trajectories. Vehicles are often destroyed in collisions, and the forces that tear apart metal and glass can also […]

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Securing justice after a car accident

Surviving a motor vehicle accident can be the first step down a long road toward recovery from one’s accident-related injuries. With the potential for a victim to suffer minor to life-threatening harm in a car crash, a person’s post-accident needs may range from a day off from work to long-term occupational and medical care. When […]

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Is a settlement a good option for a car accident victim?

Not every lawsuit that is filed over personal injuries stemming from car accidents goes to court. Many cases are settled before they ever find themselves in front of judges. The settlement process is one option that victims of Wisconsin car accidents may pursue but readers are cautioned that settlement may not always be the best […]

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