Top 5 Causes Of Car Accidents

An estimated 32,788 people died in car accidents last year, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA). However, traffic fatalities went down in most regions of the U.S., with the exception of three regions, including the Great Lakes states. While this is the lowest number of fatalities on record since 1949, there’s still a lot of room f…

After a Car Accident, Be Proactive and Patient

Whenever you have been involved in a car accident, there are some important pro-active steps to take in order to protect your rights.

First of all, if there is any significant property damage, you should certainly call for law enforcement to come to the scene. Since so many of us now carry smart phones or cell phones with cameras, it is highly advisable …

Do I need A lawyer After An Accident?

You Should Always Consider a Lawyer.

Whether you need a lawyer after an injury will depend on the details of your accident. You should always consider calling a lawyer after a severe accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence. Such accidents usually have many legal and insurance problems. If those problems are not handled promptly, they can seriously affect y…

Teaching Teenagers What to do if they get in an accident

Getting a driver’s license is one of those rite-of-passage moments that everyone remembers their entire life. Those first years of being a new driver on the road are some of the most exciting and freeing. But driving also demands a high level of responsibility and can even be stressful at times, especially for an inexperienced driver involved in an accident.
When …

What to do when you’re in a car accident Now What? Car crash basics

No matter how seasoned the driver, were are all at risk for car accidents once we get on the road. According to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, in 2014, there were over 78,000 car crashes and 361 fatalities on Minnesota roads. While we all agree it’s best to try and avoid an accident through safe driving techniques, if you do find yourself in a car crash you nee…

Fast growing MDL boasts bevy of local legal talent [Minnesota Layer]

We are very proud of our own, Genevieve Zimmerman. Genevieve was featured in Minnesota Lawyer earlier this week for her work on one of the fastest growing medical device mass torts of the year.
Read the article written by Mike Mosedale below
Fast growing MDL boasts bevy of local legal talent [Minnesota Lawyer]
Some of Minnesota’s top legal talent and one…

Central Minnesota woman injured while attending college in Wisconsin

Being admitted to practice law in both Minnesota and Wisconsin helps Mark Streed represent client’s like this college student (and her parents) who found herself struggling with many injuries and issues after being hit by a car while she was crossing a street in an icy pedestrian crosswalk in Madison, WI. Streed was able to help the young lady get her bills paid, wage loss reimbursed and achieve a favorable final settlement, compensating her for the ways she had been harmed, by utilizing the more favorable aspects of WI and MN law and minimizing the the potentially unfavorable aspects of the two state’s laws.