Minnesota Injury Law Blog
Do You Need a Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney to Get the Best Financial Outcome in Rochester, Minnesota?
If you’ve suffered a life-altering injury in a car accident or other incident, you may be wondering whether you need to hire a top rated personal injury attorney to help you get fair compensation. You may be unsure whether a “big name” attorney is worth it in your...read more
How Rear Restraint Systems Take a Back Seat with Car Manufacturers, Leaving Passengers Less Protected
Most people believe that passengers in the back seat of a car are generally safer than front seat passengers during a crash. In fact, the top reason adults give for not buckling up in the back seat is their belief that rear seats are safer than front seats, a 2016...read more
A Rochester, Minnesota Attorney Answers the Question: How Much Safer Does Wearing a Seat Belt Make You?
Most Americans are regular, reliable seat belt users. The national seat belt use rate is 89.6%. In Minnesota, it’s even higher: 92.4%. Those who don’t buckle their seat belt, however, fail to protect themselves and those in the car with them. Across the country, 47%...read more
Drunk driving is the biggest single cause of traffic deaths. It kills 30 people every day in the United States, or one person every 48 minutes. In 2017, at least one alcohol-impaired driver was involved in 29% of all traffic fatalities nationwide. The percentages were...read more
When you’ve been injured in a car accident * or another incident caused by someone else’s negligence, the length of time it takes to reach a settlement can be a matter of months to a few years. That may seem like a long time to wait for fair compensation, but before...read more