Minnesota Car Accident News


  • Texting and Driving Accident Hospitalizes Toddler
    Simply stated, it is illegal to send or read a text message or email while driving a car in Minnesota (Minn. Stat. 169.475). This prohibition, unfortunately, does not prevent many on the roadway from thumbing through messages on their phones … Continue reading →The post Texting and Driving Accident Hospitalizes Toddler appeared first on Palmer […]
  • Ralph Palmer Named Super Lawyer for 15th Consecutive Year
    For the 15th consecutive year, Ralph Palmer has been named a Super Lawyer.  Mr. Palmer has a broad background in the area of Minnesota and Wisconsin personal injury law. He has handled wrongful death claims, fall down cases, and liquor liability … Continue reading →The post Ralph Palmer Named Super Lawyer for 15th Consecutive Year appeared […]
  • Eric Palmer Named Rising Star for 2014
    For the third year in a row, Eric Palmer has been named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers for 2014. The title of Rising Star is given to attorneys that are under the age of 40, and have practiced for fewer than … Continue reading →The post Eric Palmer Named Rising Star for 2014 appeared first on […]
  • Outreach: Henry Knoof
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  • NHTSA’s Ad Campaign: U Drive. U Text. U Pay.
    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has launched a new advertising campaign to kick off National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.  The ad campaign is aimed at raising awareness about the dangers of texting and driving. The campaign uses a text-lingo … Continue reading →The post NHTSA’s Ad Campaign: U Drive. U Text. U Pay. appeared […]
  • Ralph Palmer Named Super Lawyer and Top 100 Lawyer for 2013
    Ralph Palmer has once again been named a Super Lawyer for 2013. Since 2003, Mr. Palmer has been annually named a Super Lawyer. Mr. Palmer has also been named to the esteemed list of “Top 100 Lawyers” for Minnesota by … Continue reading →The post Ralph Palmer Named Super Lawyer and Top 100 Lawyer for […]
  • Eric Palmer Named Rising Star by Super Lawyers for 2013
    For the second year in a row, Eric Palmer has been named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers for 2013. The title of Rising Star is given to attorneys that are under the age of 40, and have practiced for … Continue reading →The post Eric Palmer Named Rising Star by Super Lawyers for 2013 […]
  • Minnesota Law on Texting and Driving (Minn. Stat. 169.475)
    Pursuant to Minnesota State Law (Minn. Stat. 169.475 (2008)), a driver cannot use a cellular phone to “compose, read, or send” an “electronic message.” The official definition of an “electronic message” includes, but is not limited to: e-mails; text messages; … Continue reading →The post Minnesota Law on Texting and Driving (Minn. Stat. 169.475) appeared […]
  • The Dangers of Texting and Driving Featured on NBC’s Rock Center
    The dangers and repercussions of texting and driving were recently featured front and center on NBC’s Rock Center with Brian Williams.  The segment featured a variety of impactful stories of the car accident victims and their families. From the context of criminal … Continue reading →The post The Dangers of Texting and Driving Featured on NBC’s Rock […]
  • Child Seat Safety Reminders
    The United States Department of Transportation and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) are reminding parents of young children to check their car seats to make sure their children are adequately protected in the event of a car accident. … Continue reading →The post Child Seat Safety Reminders appeared first on Palmer Law Firm.