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Large Settlement in Milwaukee Street Sweeper Rollover Drives Redesign of Cab

Warshafsky Law Wins Case for Severely Injured City Worker It was a typical early morning workday on the streets of Milwaukee. The City employee maneuvered the 20,000 lb. Elgin street sweeper in betwe…

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The Plain-English Guide to Personal Injury Lawsuits in Wisconsin

Experienced Attorneys Explain the Personal Injury Claims Process for Beginners If you’ve been hurt in an accident, you need financial help to recover from your injuries. Learn about how…

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Can You Sue a Property Owner for an Injury You Got while Trespassing?

Generally speaking, a property owner isn’t liable for injuries sustained by trespassers. The underlying rule here is a property owner has no reasonable way of knowing if someone is trespassing, …

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4 Important Laws to Know when You’re Injured in Prison

Section 1983 of the CivilRIGHTS ACT You may have grounds to sue STATE and LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES for your injury. Federal TortCLAIMS ACT Bypass the government immunity clause to sue FEDERAL PRIS…

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5 Shocking Examples of Wisconsin Nursing Home Abuse

Are Wisconsin Assisted Living Facilities Really a Safe Place for Family? Different examples of nursing home abuse in Wisconsin reveal the truth behind our country's most controversial facil…

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6 Car Accident Laws with a HUGE Impact on Your Claim

Hurt in a Crash? Our Guide to Wisconsin Car Accident Laws Explains What Victims Need to Know Understanding how Wisconsin law affects car accident victims and personal injury settlements i…

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Don’t Let the Insurance Company Devalue Your Soft Tissue Injury

Warshafsky’s Hard-Hitting Lawyers Maximize Compensation for Soft Tissue Claims Insurance company research has shown claims for soft tissue injuries such as neck sprains are likely to becom…

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How Can I Calculate My Milwaukee Car Accident Injury Claim?

Shameless Strategies Insurance Companies Use to Minimize Your Claim Insurance companies aren’t interested in calculating a settlement to fairly compensate you for injuries you suffered in a car…

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Hit by a Car? You’re Going To Need a Lawyer.

Milwaukee Personal Injury Lawyers Get You the Compensation You Deserve. The scene plays out on the streets and highways around Milwaukee every day, with minor variations: The screech of tires on the …

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Uninsured Car Accidents in Milwaukee: 3 No Win No Fee Lawyers Tips

Uninsured Driver at Fault vs. Not at Fault If you made the mistake of telling the other driver or police it “the accident was my fault”, an already disruptive car accident becomes even mo…

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Severe Injuries Need Serious Injury Lawyers to Get the Most Money

Our No Win, No Fee Personal Injury Attorneys Are Experienced with Serious Injuries If you or someone you know has experienced the debilitating effects of a serious injury as a result of negligence, t…

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Lawyers for Victims of Crime in Wisconsin: Starting Your Lawsuit

Anyone who has been caused harm by another person or business may be entitled to financial compensation in a civil case. Criminal cases are different in that the accused will also face a separate leg…

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Ted Warshafsky Featured in New York Times Best Seller

“A Civil Action” is a New York Times Best Seller turned movie with John Travolta in the leading role. The true story of a lawyer bringing a civil suit on behalf of 8 families of childhood …

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3 Common Reasons for Trampoline Injury Lawsuits

A Guide to Pursuing Legal Action for Trampoline Injuries in Wisconsin The backyard trampoline is a common sight all over America. Many parents buy trampolines thinking they will be healthy fun for th…

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What to Do about a Medical Misdiagnosis

Milwaukee Personal Injury Attorneys on Misdiagnosis Lawsuits Medical misdiagnosis isn’t a common occurrence, thankfully, but it is always unsettling when it does occur. An error in diagnosis ca…

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Sports Injury Attorney Milwaukee Trusts for Maximum Financial Recovery

Bicycle Injuries Pose Greatest Risk of Traumatic Brain Injury to Adults & Kids The sudden retirement of San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland in March of 2015 has renewed the dialogue abou…

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Filing a Personal Injury Lawsuit for Backhoe Accident Injuries

Milwaukee Construction Site Accident Attorneys on Backhoe Suits Backhoes are incredibly useful for digging holes and clearing dirt and debris from construction sites. Compared to other heavy equipmen…

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Exploding Tires and Air Compressors: Faulty Equipment Causing Serious Personal Injury

Milwaukee Attorneys Uncover Hidden Liability to Get You Compensation First things first: If you’ve been injured by an exploding tire—or any type of explosion, for that matter—don&rs…

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3 Ways a Tire Blowout Accident May Be the Manufacturers Fault

Injury Caused by an Exploding Tire If you have been injured by what you believe was a defective tire blowing out, you may have a case for filing a personal injury lawsuit. Such cases fall under the a…

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7 Dangers of Exploding Bike Tires and Carbon Frames

Milwaukee Bicycle Accident Attorneys Fight to Find Victims the Most Money for Their Injuries When a bike tire explodes the rider can be thrown into a dangerous situation. If a tire blowout does occur…

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Hundreds Injured by Exploding Wheels before DeVilbiss Issued a Recall

DeVilbiss Air Power Company Recalls Pressure Washers and Air Compressors with Faulty Plastic Wheels First came the news of plastic wheels on MTD snow throwers exploding when owners inflated the tires…

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I Got Hit by a Car on My Bike. What Should I Do?

Milwaukee Personal Injury Lawyers Help Cyclists after an Accident Cyclists have equal rights on the roads, but all too often inattentive or reckless drivers cause life-changing accidents. If you or a…

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4 of the Most Common (and Scariest) Bicycle Accident Injuries

Milwaukee Bike Crash Attorneys Get Compensation for Cyclists A serious bicycle injury can have devastating effects, significantly diminishing a cyclist’s quality of life. It’s critical to…

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The Most Important Reasons to Hire a Medical Malpractice Attorney in Wisconsin

Milwaukee Personal Injury Law Firm on Why Not to Just Take the Settlement Offer For most Americans, injuries from medical malpractice are something that only happens to other people. Unfortunately, n…

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5 Disturbing Facts about Medical Malpractice

Milwaukee Medical Malpractice Attorneys Tell You What You Need to Know Warning: What you are about to read may make you think twice about ever going to a hospital again. Bear in mind, however, most d…

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10 Questions to Ask Your Wisconsin Personal Injury Lawyer

Things to Find Out during Legal Consultations with Milwaukee Personal Injury Attorneys If you’ve been injured as a result of someone else’s carelessness, you have every right to expect co…

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Colonoscopy Malpractice Lawsuits: What You Need to Know about Bowel Perforation

Milwaukee Medical Malpractice Attorneys Sue Negligent Doctors Imagine for a moment you’re like Walter. At 73, you’re getting on in years, and after being coerced by your wife you dutifull…

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Fistula Lawsuits: Everything You Wish You Didn’t Need to Know

Obstetric Fistula, Vaginal Fistula, Rectovaginal Fistula: Whatever You Call It, It’s Bad After being diagnosed with fibroid tumors in her uterus, Doris was advised to have a hysterectomy. Altho…

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Can I fire my personal injury lawyer?

Yes you can terminate the relationship with your current attorney for just about any reason at just about any time. Lack of confidence The way your case is unfolding Fee structure Lack of commun…

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How to find a Personal Injury Lawyer in Milwaukee: 4 Things to Ask About

1. The Lawyers' Trial Willingness & Trial Experience If we could pick one thing this would be it. The real question people should ask is how to find a reputable personal injury lawyer. Because …

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3 Types of Herniated Disc You Can Get from a Car Accident

With Medical Expenses, You Could Sue for Your Injury     If you’ve been involved in an auto accident and have back or neck pain, you may be wondering if the cause may be a herniate…

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How to Sue a Company for a Defective Product

Milwaukee Personal Injury Attorneys on Defective Product Liability Cases If you’ve been injured by a product and believe it is because the product was defective in some manner, you can hire an …

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6 Most Common Reasons for Hiring a Workers’ Comp Attorney

Milwaukee Personal Injury Attorneys on How Workers’ Compensation Works Workers’ compensation is essentially an insurance program which covers the medical costs of injured workers’ a…

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How to Choose a Car Accident Attorney

Milwaukee Personal Injury Law Firm on What to Look for in a LawyerWhen you take to the roads around Milwaukee, you never know what you’re going to have to deal with. From car-killing potholes in…

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The 4 Things You Need to Sue a Negligent Dentist for Malpractice

Milwaukee Personal Injury Law Firm on What It Takes to Win a Dental Malpractice Suit Warshafsky Law has a long history of winning big for people who have been harmed by medical malpractice of all k…

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3 Important Factors in a Slip and Fall on Ice Accident Lawsuit

Milwaukee Personal Injury Attorneys Sue for Injuries Sustained in a Fall on Icy Property Snow is just a part of life in Wisconsin. Ice, too. Along with the snow and ice comes the expectation that bus…

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Psychological Injury Claims and Worker’s Compensation in Wisconsin

Milwaukee Personal Injury Lawyers Handle Psychiatric Injuries, Emotional Distress, and Mental Anguish Cases Every physical injury comes with some degree of emotional distress. Serious traumatic injur…

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5 Most Common Causes of Power Drill Injuries

Sue for Power Tool Accidents Causing Injury or Death in Wisconsin Compared to the staggering number of people injured in accidents involving power tools each year—900,000—the 5,800 injuri…

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4 Shocking Snow Thrower/Snow Blower Recalls due to Injuries

Injuries Caused by Defective or Poorly Designed Snow Blowers When it comes to snow throwers, there are plenty of examples of defective design.  Often, the manufacturer discovers the problem and …

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3 Ways a Manufacturer Might Be Responsible for Riding Lawnmower Accidents

Establishing Liability in Riding Mower Lawsuits The key to winning a personal injury lawsuit pertaining to riding lawnmowers lies in establishing liability for the injury. The manufacturer can be fou…

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The Explosive Truth about Air Compressor Injuries in Milwaukee (and How to Stay Safe)

Warshafsky Law Product Liability Attorneys on Air Compressor Lawsuits Air compressors are a common sight on construction sites, in auto shops and even in home garages and workshops all across America…

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3 Most Common Causes of Chain Saw Injuries (and How You Might Be Able to Sue)

Personal Injury Attorneys in Milwaukee, WI, Establish Product Liability to Get Victims the Maximum Compensation As you might expect with something as inherently dangerous as a handheld motorized saw …

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Milwaukee Personal Injury Attorneys Represent Victims and Families in Wood Chipper Lawsuits

Warshafsky Law on Wood Chipper Product Liability and Wrongful Death Suits Accidents involving workers falling into wood chippers are among the most horrific imaginable. Even more horrific for the fam…

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Top 7 Reasons to Sue for Medical Malpractice in Wisconsin

Reasons to Sue for Medical Negligence Medical malpractice, or medical negligence, can have devastating consequences for patients. From a surgeon leaving a sponge inside a patient to a nurse administe…

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Faulty Heart Valve Implants Make Patients Fear for Their Lives

Mechanical Heart Valve Devices Still a Concern for Many Every day, patients with heart problems rely upon the advice of their doctors and surgeons to make decisions on having surgery to install mecha…

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Bike Week in Wisconsin off to A Tragic Start

Two Milwaukee Cyclists Killed Bike Week is a weeklong celebration of all things cycling, but the recent deaths of two Milwaukee area cyclists on the first day of Bike Week has cast a dark shadow over…

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3 Things People Don’t Like about Personal Injury Attorneys (that Aren’t Usually True)

Warshafsky Law on Perception vs Reality As attorneys, we’re well aware of the bad rap personal injury attorneys have. There are three reasons typically given for “lawyer hate:” #1 …

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Trek Bicycle Recalls Quick Release Wheel Skewers Following Serious Injuries

Warshafsky Law Cautions Cyclists on Defective Quick Release Skewers In the wake of several injuries reported by cyclists riding Trek bikes with disc brakes, Trek Bicycle has issued a massive recall o…

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Skateboard Injury Attorney

Aggressive Advocates after an Injury or Wrongful Death Extreme sports like BMX, snowboarding, mountain biking and skateboarding are experiencing a rise in popularity. Televised extreme sports event…

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2 Horrifying Types of Breast Cancer Misdiagnosis

Milwaukee Law Firm Sees Two Kinds of Misdiagnosis As Unacceptable: As attorneys who have represented many women in breast cancer lawsuits in Racine and throughout Wisconsin, it’s sometimes hard…

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8 Types of Damages You May Collect in a Personal Injury Lawsuit

And How Warshafsky Does It for Free Say you’ve been in a car accident, or you slipped and fell in a store, or you were harmed by a defective product. And now you’ve received an offer in t…

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Join the Class Action Lawsuit against Sanimax Animal Rendering Plant – Green Bay, WI

8/1/2014 – Howard (Green Bay) and De Forest (Madison), Wisconsin Renters and property owners near the Sanimax animal rendering plant may be eligible to collect money by joining a class action l…

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Personal Injury Claims in Wisconsin: 3 Things You Need to Know

Tips from Milwaukee Personal Injury Lawyers Before pursuing a personal injury claim, here’s what you need to know: Insurance companies rarely offer the maximum settlement amount. If you ge…

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Wrongfully Injured in Milwaukee?

INJURED? It IS About The Money.® Insurance companies value your claim based on the quality of your lawyer. Only by choosing an Milwaukee personal injury attorney who will prepare your case to…

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Wisconsin Harley Accident Lawyers Fight for Fair Compensation

Milwaukee Personal Injury Attorneys Ensure Paraplegic Man Receives the Most Compensation in Harley Lawsuit The Milwaukee motorcycle injury attorneys at Warshafsky Law Firm have fought for many motorc…

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Liability, Lawyers, and Lawsuits: What you need to know about Milwaukee Auto Accidents

Milwaukee Personal Injury Law Firm Auto accidents could change your life forever. Our experienced Milwaukee personal injury law firm will walk you through this catastrophe bringing you out ahead. O…

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Best Defective Hip Implant Injury Attorney

Johnson and Johnson and DePuy Lawsuits Yielding High Payments March 8th, 2013 marked the first trial against Johnson and Johnson and its subsidiary company DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. The hip injury cas…

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Parsing Settlement Mills from Real Wisconsin Personal Injury Lawyers

Your lawyer’s demonstrated willingness to go to trial affects how much money an insurance company will offer. From car accidents to medical malpractice to product liability, insurers have little…

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3 Things to Do after a Car Accident (and 5 Important Reasons to Get a Lawyer)

Auto Accident Attorneys in Milwaukee, WI, Get the Maximum Compensation In little fender benders where no one got hurt and you can barely see the scratch, it’s most likely not worth it to pursue…

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The Catcher of the Lie

By Kevin Davis Ted Warshafsky on community, Ralph Nader and getting the motherf---ers to fess up Ted Warshafsky was shopping for a lawn mower at a Wal-Mart store this summer when a sales clerk cal…

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Understanding Wisconsin Personal Injury Law

by Frank Crivello Personal injury law governs any legal encounter involving an injured person. Claims are brought under a “civil suit” with the goal of achieving compensation or restituti…

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No Win, No Fee Lawyers: Warshafsky Firm

Milwaukee Personal Injury Contingency Attorney With Us Its Personal: We're Confident Our Lawyers Will Have You Compensated for Your Injury! by Frank Crivello Hiring a Milwaukee …

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Milwaukee Ride of Silence

Wisconsin Bicycle Accident Attorneys for Increasing Motorist Awareness by Frank Crivello At Warshafsky, our Milwaukee personal injury attorneys have taken a special interest in bicycling. Biking is …

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