Anoka/Elk River Car Accident Lawyer & Attorney
If you are involved in an auto accident in Minnesota, your right to recover compensation will be affected by the state’s no-fault insurance laws. The no-fault laws can be confusing. You want an experienced attorney to protect your rights, someone who fully understands the law and process, and who has helped others in situations like yours.
Mr. Malzahn has over 25 years of experience with helping people in Minnesota who have been injured in car accidents. Though he is a skilled negotiator who will seek to secure full compensation in a settlement, if possible, he is also a trial lawyer, and is always willing and able to protect your rights in court.
When you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident in Minnesota, all motor vehicle insurance is governed by the state’s no-fault laws. Under the statute, when you are injured in a motor vehicle accident, some medical expenses, loss of income and other miscellaneous costs are paid for by your insurance company, regardless of who was at fault. Your insurance company will pay a broad range of benefits, including:
- Medical expenses, from doctor and hospitalization to prescription and mileage reimbursement for travel to medical facilities and care providers
- Compensation for loss of income, at a rate of 85% of your loss of gross income to a maximum of $250 per week
- Compensation for household services that you cannot perform, such as housecleaning, lawn work and snow removal