Personal Injury Blogs and Articles

Blogs and articles cover basic accident and injury topics. If you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, you may be interested in Action Law Offices blogs and articles. We cover the basics, such as types of personal injuries, personal injury cases, tips for working with a personal injury lawyer, hiring a PI law firm, your legal rights, personal injury law, what’s in local Wisconsin news, and other educational material that could strengthen your knowledge of the personal injury legal process. For legal advice regarding your injury case, consult an attorney directly.

Summer celebrations in Wisconsin are in full swing including Summerfest, the upcoming 4th of July and dozens of other carnivals, festivals, events and parades.  Summers are short so family and friends frequently gather for weddings, baseball games and barbeque by the pool. Besides bug bites and sunburns, summer celebrations pose less-obvious dangers that could cause…read more

Roundabouts and Accidents Accidents do occur in European traffic circles or “roundabouts” as we call them here in the U.S.  However, they are designed to prevent the more serious accidents.  Traffic moves in a single direction which means that dangerous crashes including right-angle, left-turn or head-on collisions are less likely to happen. Many studies have…read more

Insurance Adjuster Representing Other Driver Shortly after a car accident, and possibly before choosing a personal injury attorney, the insurance adjuster from the insurance company representing the other driver is going to call.  The job of the insurance adjuster is to interview the parties involved in auto accidents, inspect the properties that were damaged, and…read more

Accident injury cases can be very complex; such as distracted driving cases which can involve very detailed investigations.  There may be a disagreement between who is at fault, how much compensation should be awarded, or who should pay how much.  These are some circumstances whereby your personal injury claim could end up in litigation.  However,…read more

Accidents are bad experiences.  Period.  If they didn’t catch you off guard, and shake you up, they wouldn’t be called accidents. To fall suddenly, or be blindsided by an approaching object, or rear-ended by another vehicle…any accident has the potential to leave a person in a state of shock.  It’s normal to be shaken up,…read more

Do’s and Don’ts After Being Involved In An Accident Get Medical Attention – Don’t Wait Accidents can cause symptoms of injury immediately. It is also normal to feel confused and in a state of shock. The saying goes, “if there’s damage to the vehicles, there may also be damage to you.”  If an ambulance arrives…read more

The first stage of investigation after an auto accident is to gather evidence.  The on-the-spot investigation is typically performed by a police officer, or officers who have been called to the location of the crash.  When law enforcement arrives to the scene of the accident, they gather evidence and place those findings in an accident…read more

Injuries to the head, broken bones, back injuries, neck sprains or deep lacerations can send you to the emergency real quick.  What may seem as a small accident could lead to a major injury or fatality.  Slips, trips and falls make up a large number of industry related accidents but these incidents can literally happen anywhere,…read more

Texting is Terrifying Halloween is a scary night of ghosts, goblins and other spooky costumes. If you’re like many people, you’ll be connected closely to your phone; after all, you never know when you may need it.  Your phone can save you, keep you connected to information, and maintain a social status with the people…read more

Lawsuit for Medical Malpractice Most doctors follow the industries high standard of care towards diagnosing and treating their patients.  On occasion, that standard of care falls short of expectations.  Mistakes can happen to anyone, but medical mistakes can have a significant or major impact on a person’s life. If a patient is involved in a…read more

DISCLAIMER: Blogs and articles cover very basic accident and injury topics for education and awareness such as statistics, Wisconsin Laws, injury areas, compensation and injury victim rights. Information not intended for legal advice; consult with an attorney directly.