Generally, if you were driving the car that hit the tree, it’s considered your own negligence that caused the accident. There would have to be some extenuating circumstance for you to sue—such as someone maliciously put something on the road to cause cars to veer into the tree, or a manufacturing defect caused you to lose control.
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Even if you are considered at fault if you crash into a tree, there may be a case to be made if any of the safety equipment on your vehicle fails to perform as intended. Now, if you were a passenger in a car that hit a tree, your case becomes instantly easier. The liable party would be the driver of the car you were in.
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Regardless of your specific situation, you will need to find a good Milwaukee car accident attorney to file your claim and represent you in your suit against the opposing side’s insurance company. In Milwaukee, no personal injury law firm prepares as diligently or litigates as aggressively as Warshafsky Law. You have one shot at this, get the best on your side.