|Car, Motorcycle and Auto AccidentPersonal injuries due to car, motorcycle, or auto accidents can cause a tremendous amount of physical, emotional, and financial damage. Car, motorcycle, and auto accidents are often caused by the negligence of someone else. Laws exist in order to protect those injured in such accidents. To help preserve your rights, you should seek assistance from a knowledgeable Wisconsin and Minnesota motorcycle accident lawyer, or car and auto accident attorney. The legal team at the Krueger Law Firm will do their best to ensure cases are properly evaluated and handled.What to Do After a Car, Motorcycle, or Auto AccidentThe moments immediately after a car, motorcycle, or auto accident require clear, rational thinking to protect yourself and your personal property. There are a number of steps you can take to increase your chances of financial recovery, and the amount of that recovery in your auto accident case. A Wisconsin and Minnesota motorcycle accident lawyer or auto accident attorney from Krueger Law Firm will suggest the following steps:
What Is My Next Step?If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, a Wisconsin and Minnesota motorcycle accident lawyer or Wisconsin and Minnesota auto accident attorney from Krueger Law Firm can assist you. If you or a loved one has been injured in a motor vehicle accident, contact us today.Car Crash Stats: There were nearly 6,420,000 auto accidents in the United States in 2005. The financial cost of these crashes is more than 230 Billion dollars. 2.9 million people were injured and 42,636 people killed. About 115 people die every day in vehicle crashes in the United States -- one death every 13 minutes.In 2003 there were 6,328,000 car accidents in the US. There were 2.9 million injuries and 42,643 people were killed in auto accidents.In 2002, there were an estimated 6,316,000 car accidents in the USA. There were about 2.9 million injuries and 42,815 people were killed in auto accidents in 2002.There were an estimated 6,356,000 car accidents in the US in 2000. There were about 3.2 million injuries and 41,821 people were killed in auto accidents in 2000 based on data collected by the Federal Highway Administration.
- Insist that a report for car or motorcycle accidents in Minnesota or Wisconsin be filed with the appropriate state police.
- Document as much as you can about the car, motorcycle, or auto accident or injury itself. A Wisconsin and Minnesota motorcycle accident lawyer or Wisconsin and Minnesota auto accident attorney from Krueger Law Firm will need to know every detail about your injuries, any other losses (such as wages) you have suffered as a result of the accident, and any conversation you had with anyone involved in the accident.
- Talk to no one about the car, motorcycle, or auto accident or injuries other than your attorney or physician. You especially do not want to speak with an insurance adjuster. A Wisconsin and Minnesota motorcycle accident lawyer or Wisconsin and Minnesota auto accident attorney from Krueger Law Firm will be happy to assist you.
- Be sure to take photos of the car, motorcycle, or auto accident scene, including any visible injuries and the vehicles involved.
- Get the contact information of anyone who witnessed the accident who may be able to help prove your case.
- Immediately seek medical attention following a car, motorcycle, or auto accident. Be sure to explain how the injuries occurred to your doctor or surgeon. Mention any sensations of disorientation, confusion, memory lapses, or other conditions you have sustained.