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.

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

Injury Litigation & Accidents 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…read more

An Accident Can Leave You in State of Shock 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…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…read more

Car Accident Investigation 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…read more

Injuries From a Fall Accident 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…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 have your phone very close; after all, you never know when you may need it.  Your phone is a handy tool; it can dial help when you need it, keep you connected to information,…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

History of State Seat Belt Laws Seat belts may not prevent car accidents, but they can save lives. Passenger cars were built with a simpler version of a seat belt, as far back as the 1960’s.  However, driving a car didn’t require wearing a seat belt until much later.  In 1984, states began to test…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.