Auto Accident Injures And Hospitalizes Construction Worker

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Road construction and repair is necessary in Wisconsin and across the United States. Because of wear and tear or outright damage, drivers can be put at risk of an accident with injuries and death. Although people might lament having their commute slowed because of this road work, it is important to drive slowly and pay […]

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Auto–Pedestrian Accident Kills Green Bay Man

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

We may feel safer around here because we live in a less populous area that we can walk around without fear of being hit by a vehicle. However, we should always be on the lookout when we are on the roads because pedestrians have no protection from vehicles, which means that pedestrian accidents often result […]

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How To Stay Safe On ATVs

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

All-terrain vehicles (ATVs) are an exciting way to get around and explore areas of your community that you may not otherwise see. ATVs can be fun, but they also need proper safety precautions to avoid catastrophic injuries. When ATV drivers are not taking the proper precautions, a joyride can quickly turn fatal. Every safety measure you take […]

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Bicycle Tips To Keep Your Whole Family Safe

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

As warmer weather sticks around for a while in Wisconsin, you might find yourself spending more time outdoors. If you plan on biking in the near future, it’s important to keep in mind that safe riding habits can prevent injury and accident. In fact, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation reports that almost all bicycle crashes are the […]

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Safety Rules You Want To Follow As A Pedestrian

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

You are the most vulnerable as a pedestrian. There are no protections from a vehicle or other safety devices to keep you safe in an accident. This is why you have to be proactive. You need to look out for yourself and take the right steps to ensure your safety whenever you are walking on […]

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3 Tips For Safe Motorcycle Riding This Summer

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

As you dust off your bike for the upcoming riding season in Wisconsin, it’ important to remember that a little bit of precaution can go a long way. Because no matter how high the safety rating is on your motorcycle, you still face way more exposure than other vehicles on the road. In fact, it’s […]

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Snowmobile safety

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Winter in Wisconsin brings accumulating snow and for many, the opportunity to get outside and experience it. For snowmobilers, the chance to enjoy the trails can’t come soon enough. As the birthplace of snowmobiling, one of our favorite pastimes in Wisconsin is exploring the trails on our machines. More than 200,000 registered snowmobilers hit Wisconsin’s […]

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Alcohol causing Wisconsin snowmobile accidents

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Every winter, outdoor enthusiasts from all around Wisconsin head out to enjoy the blankets of fresh powder covering the state. While skiing and snowshoeing are great ways to explore, one of the most exciting ways to see both backcountry trails and public park routes is on a snowmobile. Cruising across the ice is exciting, but […]

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Punitive Damages Are Available When Drunk Boaters Injure Others

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Summer is a time for fun and relaxing in the sun. In Green Bay, the water is an inviting place where plenty of people converge throughout the hot months to partake in sports and recreation alike. There is a lot of boating, and a lot of drinking. Unfortunately, sometimes those two elements come together, causing […]

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What to Do if You Are Seriously Injured in an Accident Outside of Wisconsin? By Attorney John Peterson

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Although there are similarities, the laws governing the rights of accident victims differ depending on in which state an accident occurred.  The law of the state where the accident happened governs the rights and responsibilities of the parties involved.  When car accidents occur in states the parties are just visiting, most of the investigation, deposing […]

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