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Common Causes of Head-on Crashes

Head-on crashes occur when the front end of one vehicle collides directly into the front end of another vehicle. These crashes are often deadly, especially since both vehicles are often in motion just prior to the impact. The higher the speed, the greater the damage may be, which led the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to take measures to specifically reduce the risk of head-on collisions on the highway …

  • Posted: March 3, 2017
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Common Causes of Rear-End Car Accidents

Rear-end accidents are among the most dangerous and unavoidable accidents in which victims can be involved. Often, they occur without any warning: you are sitting in traffic or at a stoplight, and suddenly a vehicle slams into you from the rear, potentially causing serious injury and tremendous damage to your vehicle. Thankfully, under Minnesota law, people who are hurt in rear-end accidents are often able to recover significant compensation for …

  • Posted: February 3, 2017
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Social Media Posts may be Evidence in Your Car Accident Case

We all should know how dangerous it can be to text and drive. In fact, Minnesota joins the majority of states that make it illegal to “compose, read, or send” messages on an electronic device. In addition, Minnesota law also prohibits accessing the Internet on a mobile device while you are behind the wheel. Unfortunately, all of these laws do not prohibit drivers from using their smartphones in various ways.

One …

  • Posted: November 11, 2016
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Minnesota Rear-End Collision Injuries

Of the 6 million car accidents that take place nationwide every year, almost half, 2.5 million, are rear-end collisions, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration. These accidents are caused by a number of circumstances, but the majority are the result of a sudden obstruction in the path of a moving vehicle to which the driver is unable to respond fast enough.

Accidents and road construction often pose …

  • Posted: June 8, 2016
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