How Should You Handle an Independent Medical Exam (IME)?

If you’ve suffered an accident that has resulted in injuries, you’ll seek compensation from an insurance company and, in relevant cases, from any parties responsible for the accident. In these cases, the insurance company or the parties responsible can request that you undergo an independent medical exam (IME) to verify the claims you’ve made about your… Read more »

Three General Categories of Brain Injury Symptoms

Minnesota Brain Injury Lawyers & Attorneys Suffering a brain injury is always a serious matter. Even a mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) can lead to persistent symptoms that impair people’s health and diminish their quality of life. According to a fact sheet from the CDC, roughly 1.7 million people suffer a TBI each year in… Read more »

Minnesota Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer

The move to a nursing is not easy for anyone, and it’s often one of the hardest decisions a family has to make. When the time comes for our elders to move to a nursing home, we need to know that they’re in good hands. We want both to meet both their psychological and medical… Read more »

Minnesota Truck Accident Lawyer In Blind Spot Accidents

Today, the speed limit on many of the nation’s expressways is 65 to 75 mph for both passenger vehicles and semi tractor-trailers. It is a sobering reality that a car may remain in an 18-wheeler’s blind spot as it travels 100 feet per second. When accidents do happen, insurance companies for trucking concerns sometimes attempt… Read more »

Nursing Home Negligence: How to Protect Those We Love

When the time comes for someone you care about to enter a nursing home, it can cause stress and trauma not only for them but also for the entire family. Everyone, of course, wants the best care for their relative or dearest friend and will do whatever possible to help ease their transition into a… Read more »

Improperly Loaded Trucks Cause Accidents On Minnesota Highways

Semi trucks are a common sight along American highways and are an essential part of keeping the economy moving smoothly. While they statistically are involved in fewer accidents than smaller passenger vehicles, the outcome can be far more disastrous simply because of their sheer size and the amount of cargo they carry. For this reason,… Read more »

Coup and Contrecoup Injuries: The Brain Trauma That You Can’t See

Any time an object strikes the head, the brain is at risk for traumatic brain injury. These injuries are serious, and can lead to both short-term and long-term health effects. But many people don’t realize the seriousness of TBI or the kind of damage that it can cause. Understanding this injury is the first step… Read more »

Limb Amputation from a Car Accident? Now What?

Serious car accidents are, by their very nature, traumatic and life-changing. Recovering from injuries received during a car crash can take a long time and is quite challenging for the whole family. Loss of limb is the type of injury  that permanently changes lives, and requires the victim as well as his or her family… Read more »

Wrongful Death of an Unborn Child? You Have Rights

Planning and preparing for the birth of a child is an important milestone in a family.  When this child is lost, due to the malice or negligence of somebody else, it’s often devastating. If you’ve suffered this type of loss, you have our condolences. It’s a difficult thing to do through. Grieving is just one… Read more »

Reporting a Work Injury In Minnesota

The majority of worker’s compensation claims in Minnesota tend to stay under the radar. There are no lawyers, conferences, trials, settlements, or major disputes. Minor injury claims in which the person will recover quickly are often taken care of quickly without the need for legal involvement. The worker’s compensation system is designed to settle cases… Read more »