Having represented personal injury victims for more than 30 years, we know what your concerns are. We can answer your questions, like who will pay your doctor bills, how will you make up for your wage losses, and who will fix your damaged car.
Whiplash is one of the most common injuries suffered by people who have been rear-ended in a car accident. Being common does not mean that whiplash is not a big deal, though. The injury might start as a neck ache, but it can and often does worsen and become a problem that causes lasting pain and trauma. How Whiplash Happens Whiplash happens when your neck is whipped back and forth rapidly, like someone lashing out...Read More
Hiring the right personal injury attorney is like buying a car when there are thousands to choose from. Of course, all you have to do is choose a lawyer to represent you, but where do you begin when it’s comparable to finding a needle in a haystack? Much of it comes down to the process of elimination, but it also has to do with defining what’s important to you as an individual. What matters to...Read More
The coronavirus is dangerous in all cases. COVID-19 either causes someone severe symptoms that require hospitalization, or it makes someone a carrier who can spread the virus to someone else who might suffer worse symptoms than that carrier. Social distancing, proper mask use, and good hygiene are all crucial steps to slow the deadly virus’s spread. But there is no guarantee that you will not catch COVID-19 even after taking the proper precautions. You might...Read More
Auto accidents are serious matters that can cause permanent disabilities, and long-term financial frustration. In most cases, drivers and occupants are rarely able to brace themselves before a crash happens. After an accident occurs, people often shake with pain, grief, and emotion, but lack the right plan for response. Immediately following medical attention, legal representation should be pursued especially if you or a loved are injured. Even though many vehicles are being manufactured with better...Read More
The Coronavirus threat is something we must all address. Malzahn Law, Ltd. is responding as well to ensure the safety of our clients, staff, and the public in general. The measures suggested by the State of Minnesota such as frequent cleaning of all surfaces, providing hand sanitizer, avoiding close contact, etc. have been implemented. Likewise employees that are ill are encouraged to report the illness immediately, and will not be permitted at work. Fortunately, much...Read More
It Could Be Days Before You Realize the Extent of Your Injuries When people are involved in car accidents, it is not uncommon for them to mistakenly believe they’re not hurt, only for pain to arise days after the accident. Why does this happen? It can be attributed to the hormone adrenaline (epinephrine), which is responsible for the body’s flight or fight response. Car accidents startle the body and place it in an instant state...Read More
Driving Distracted Could Result in Criminal Charges By now, we know the serious dangers of distracted driving. But did you know distracted driving could result in traffic offenses and/or criminal charges? Distracted driving, specifically texting and driving, is generally a new area of law and is largely untested in many courts in America. Texting and driving is a crime in 47 states, with more states moving to criminalize this dangerous behavior. To better understand the...Read More