Working in oil fields is undoubtedly not a typical job. It requires intense labor and long hours in an environment that can be anything but safe. Because of this, the oil and gas industry has one of the highest reported work injury rates. While many benefit from work done on oil fields, it may mean…

Car accidents are a widespread occurrence, but the severity of injuries can vary greatly. One of the most common injuries occurring from a car accident is concussions. If you have suffered a concussion from a car accident, you may have legal options. What Is a Concussion? A concussion is a type of brain injury that…

Your life can change in an instant when a drunk driver hits you. Someone else’s irresponsibility can cost you dearly. You might suffer physical injuries, financial stress, and even the loss of someone you love, all from someone’s decision to drink and drive. Sadly, more than 4,000 Wyoming drivers were arrested for driving under the…

You have two options if injured in an accident with an uninsured driver in Wyoming. You can either file a claim under your uninsured motorist coverage or sue the other driver for damages. If you have uninsured motorist coverage, the team at Platte River Injury Law recommends filing a claim for uninsured motorist benefits under…

Wyoming dog laws provide the grounds on which you can file your case, defenses the owner may raise, and the amount of time you have to file your case. If a dog has bitten you in Wyoming, you should contact a Wyoming dog bite lawyer today. What Are the Grounds for a Dog Owner’s Liability…

If you suffered injuries because of a medical professional’s negligence, seeking help from a medical malpractice attorney should be your first step. Medical malpractice cases are very involved, so a medical malpractice attorney is highly advised to pursue compensation. Decide What Kind of Personality and Skills You’re Looking For in a Medical Malpractice Attorney It…

After you’ve been involved in an accident, contacting a Wyoming personal injury attorney should be a top priority.  When searching for a personal injury lawyer, you begin by doing research. Then you contact the firm of your choice and schedule a meeting with a personal injury attorney. Your meeting with the attorney goes well. They’ve…

Each year, hundreds of drivers fall victim to the carelessness of drunk drivers.  The Wyoming Department of Transportation reported 788 alcohol-related accidents in 2018.  For those injured in drunk driving accidents, the consequences are often personally and financially costly. According to the National Safety Council, a car accident costs an average of $4,400 in property…

Being in a car accident takes a toll on your health and state of mind. In the moments following a crash, you may be anxious, shocked, and confused. However, after a car accident occurs, you need to make sure that you get a copy of your Casper police department records. You can use this report…

Wrongful death lawsuits provide critical compensation to family members who have lost a loved one in an accident. With this type of lawsuit, a family can receive money when their loved one is killed due to the neglect, default, or wrongful act of another person. A good way to think about this type of claim…