Car Accidents Are Not Always the Drivers Fault

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

A New Holstein woman was injured after an equipment failure caused her vehicle to roll over. This is a stark reminder that motor vehicle accidents are not always the fault of a driver. Personal injury claims can be pursued against the manufacturers of defective equipment, providing compensation to the injured. https://www.wbay.com/2021/09/18/new-holstein-woman-injured-sheboygan-county-crash/

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What (And What Not To Say) To an Insurance Company Following an Accident

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

After a car accident, you may have to talk to both your insurance company and the other driver’s insurance company. It’s very common for the other driver’s insurance company to contact you, and many people tend to notify their insurance company right away. There are a number of traps you can fall into when you talk […]

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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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