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Proving a Slip and Fall Case: Photos, Surveillance Videos, & More

Numerous conditions can cause someone to slip and fall and result in injury. Conditions such as uneven pavement, improperly marked steps, folded-up floor mats, potholes, bad tiles or floors, or items left on the floor are a few examples. Slips can occur due to water on floors or ice on sidewalks or...

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The Truth About Insurance Adjuster Claims for Car Accidents

Not everything insurance adjusters say is false, however, the attorneys at Murphy & Prachthauser want you to remember that it’s the insurance adjuster’s job to pay as little as possible—or even no money at all—on your car accident case. Insurance adjusters do not have the same end-goal as you and it’s...

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Crashworthiness in Vehicle Accidents

Motor vehicle collisions happen all the time and automobile manufacturers are required to provide certain safety features to help protect occupants in foreseeable crashes. When vehicles fail to protect occupants, manufacturers can be held liable in a crashworthiness case.

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Airbag Safety Issues: What Can Go Wrong With Airbags?

Theoretically, our cars should be designed to protect us during a crash. However, sometimes things can go wrong, and even our airbags - which were designed to keep us safe - can cause serious injury.

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Motorized Shopping Scooter Accidents Can Cause Serious Injuries

You’ve seen them in grocery and big-box stores – people shopping while riding a motorized shopping cart supplied by the store. While these scooters are great for those with mobility issues, they can endanger other shoppers.

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How Police Body Cam Footage Can Support A Car Accident Injury Claim

In the aftermath of a car accident, real-time statements, images of the scene, and witness accounts may be captured in the video footage of police body cameras or body cams. This valuable video documentation can be used by experienced car accident attorneys to help determine fault in a motor vehicle...

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Where Can You Lawfully Ride Your Bike in Wisconsin?

You tuned up your bike, have all of your gear ready, and are ready to go for a bike ride. One thing you have probably never considered is where biking is permissible. You always ride on roads or trails. I would like to discuss some of the rights and responsibilities of bicyclists on different types of...

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Ultimate Resource Blog: Wisconsin Car Seat Safety Laws, Facts & Tips

After a baby is born, hospitals will not allow a newborn to leave the hospital without a proper car seat. Although the majority of new parents buy car seats long before the arrival of the baby, new parents may not know that both state and federal law requires certain types of car seats depending on the...

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Do Insurance Companies Investigate Injury Claims?

Have you filed a personal injury claim against your place of employment, a business or an individual? Whether your injury came from a car accident, slip and fall, or any other negligent act, it is important to understand that an insurance investigation will occur. So what does an insurance company do...

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