Steps to take with your insurance company after a car accidentIt’s normal to feel flustered after a car accident, and it’s wonderful when
your insurance company steps up and helps you. But it’s unfortunately all too
common for an insurance company to be uncooperative or for the process to seem
so overwhelming that you don’t know where to start. Here’s how to deal with the
post-accident process.1. Get Everyone’s Information and Call Appropriate AuthoritiesIf...
Avoiding a car accident just takes some effort on your partMost car accidents on Wisconsin roads are preventable. In particular, when
you protect your brakes and use them correctly, you are doing a great deal to
protect both yourself and other drivers. Take care of your car and those around
you, and you can help make the roads safer for everyone.1. Anticipate Your StopsEvery time you have to slam on your brakes, you wear them down a little
faster. In addition, you make yourself vulnerable...
When you file a personal injury case, many things have to happen before you
get to trial. Discovery, witness interviews, and negotiations with the other
side come into play. Most cases settle without ever getting to a trial. Even
so, preparing as though you will have a trial is almost always the right
approach. Work with experienced counsel who are willing to put your best case
forward–whether you get to trial or not.Most Cases SettleThe process of getting to trial takes months....
By a Vehicle? A Bike Accident Lawyer Can Help You RecoverBiking is a
terrific way to get exercise and enjoy the pleasant days that come our way, but
as any bike accident lawyer will tell you, it can be dangerous for bicyclists. Bike-vehicle accidents happen every day and they rarely turn out well
for the one on the bike; the chances of serious injury are high even if you
take safety precautions and obey the rules of the road.There is no
question that being involved in a bike accident...
Steps to take if you’re involved in a hit-and-run accidentHit-and-run accidents are frustrating because the lack of information regarding the at-fault driver can make getting proper compensation difficult. When major damage or injury are involved, that can result in you not having enough money to complete repairs or pay for treatment. Insurance companies understand that this is a difficult situation, but that doesn’t help if your own insurance has limits that prevent you from receiving...