COVID-19: Fatal Car Crashes on the Rise in Minnesota
The state of Minnesota, as well as the rest of the United States, has been dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. This unprecedented health crisis has led to drastic measures being taken, including stay-at-home orders mandated by the government. While this has undoubtedly lessened the amount of traffic on the roadways by as much as 72%… read more
Will for Workers
Estate Planning for Mankato Medical Professionals With everything going on these days, Knutson + Casey knows that our first responders, nurses, doctors and other hospital staff are working overtime to keep our families safe. So to help support health care professionals and first responders in Mankato, Knutson + Casey is offering free basic Wills, Health… read more
The Problem & Prevalence of Drunk Driving in Minnesota
The last thing anybody should have to worry about on the roadway is that they will encounter a drunk driver. Unfortunately, alcohol-impaired driving in Minnesota is a problem. Despite years of media campaigns to raise awareness about this issue, far too many people are injured or killed each year in drunk driving incidents. Minnesota Drunk… read more
The Dangers of Highway 14
While every road poses dangers for drivers, Highway 14 in Minnesota is known to be particularly hazardous when it comes to truck accidents. The injury and fatality rate for truck accidents on highway 14 is higher than it should be, despite efforts to increase safety. At Knutson+Casey, we want to discuss the crash rates on… read more
Preventing Railroad Accidents in Minnesota
While most people do not usually think about train accidents when they get behind the wheel of their vehicle, the truth is that these incidents happen more often than people realize. In a train versus vehicle collision, drivers and passengers are usually going to sustain severe injuries. At Knutson+Casey we want all drivers to operate… read more
Is it Illegal to Talk on the Phone and Drive in Minnesota?
There are many potential distractions for drivers when they get behind the wheel. As technology becomes more and more of a regular part of our lives, our cell phones have become a major roadway hazard. Many people wonder if talking on the phone while driving is illegal in Minnesota. The law in this state does… read more
What is a Deposition in Minnesota?
If you or someone you love has been injured due to the careless or negligent actions of another person, it may be necessary to file a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party to recover the compensation you need. This can be a complicated process, and an injury victim should secure a knowledgeable and experienced… read more
How Long Does it Take to Get a Settlement after a Deposition?
There is no denying that the aftermath of a car accident can be incredibly frustrating and confusing. In addition to dealing with injuries and property damage, car accident victims are often left in limbo when it comes to securing a settlement for their expenses caused by the incident. In some car accident cases, a victim… read more
Do You Have to Go to Court after a Car Accident Claim?
Anyone who has been involved in a car accident understands that the aftermath can be incredibly confusing. Car accident victims are often dealing with injuries and property damage, and they may not be able to work. Securing conversation for injury and property damage expenses is important, but this process is not always easy. Most car… read more
10 Things Not to do in a Deposition
If you or somebody you love has been injured due to the careless or negligent actions of another person, you may have to file a personal injury lawsuit in order to recover the compensation you need. Part of the Minnesota personal injury lawsuit process will be giving a deposition. Depositions allow attorneys from both sides… read more