A brain injury is a particularly severe personal injury. It can have a lifelong impact on one’s physical abilities, career options, and many other areas.  When the injury occurs at work, workers’ compensation issues come into play, and you will likely need to pursue a claim through your company’s workers’ compensation insurance. This will most…

If you ever get into a car accident in Laramie, WY, you should get a copy of your accident report as soon as possible. These reports, usually filled out by the responding police officer, contain vital information for your case, including which driver is at fault and the injuries sustained. It serves as an important…

When an insurance company offers a settlement, how you reply has substantial legal and financial ramifications. Reacting to this offer should not be done in haste. It requires an analysis of several factors and a review by an experienced attorney. An initially offered settlement likely will not fully compensate you. It is unwise to accept…

Even seemingly minor car accidents can result in serious injuries, some of which require surgery immediately or later down the line.  It’s important not to underestimate any injuries you sustain because they can worsen over time. That is why you should not try to resolve your injury claim on your own. You could find out…

Head injuries in a car accident, even minor concussions, should be taken seriously. Some head injuries heal on their own, while others require significant treatment or even surgery. Understandably, clients want to know the average settlement for concussion claims. However, there is no exact number or range we can provide. Every case is different, as…

Taking proper safety precautions may not be top-of-mind when driving or riding on a motorcycle. The Wyoming helmet law helps protect motorcycle riders from major repercussions sustained by an accident. Here is what you need to know about it… Wyoming Helmet Law In Wyoming, if you are driving or riding on a motorcycle and are…

Being involved in a Wyoming car accident is always scary and unpleasant. Unfortunately, auto collisions happen every day and are often unavoidable. Accidents tend to happen when we least expect them, but you can try to be mentally prepared. Keep these five steps in mind after a fatal car accident in Wyoming. 1. Check for…

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…

After a car accident, medical bills and other expenses can begin to pile up quickly. But who is responsible for paying your medical expenses after a car accident, and how do they get paid? At Platte River Injury Law in Casper, our office is here to help you navigate the complexities of your car accident…