If you identify as a Wisconsin senior citizen, your risk of suffering a serious fall and related injury is far higher than that of someone much younger than you. Unfortunately, as you age, you develop a number of risk factors that make you far more likely to take a tumble. Because your strength, bone and muscle mass tend to decrease over time, you may be more likely to suffer a serious injury as a senior than you were in your younger years. At Hannula, Halom & Scherz, we recognize that one fall has the capacity to impact the rest of your life, and we have assisted many clients who suffered injuries because of someone else’s negligence pursue appropriate recourse.
Drunk driving is a serious issue in Wisconsin. In fact, it is deadly, killing people every year. Most often, the victims are innocent people. Getting behind the wheel when you are drunk is a huge mistake. Not only could you hurt someone but it is also very possible that you will get caught. If you are caught, you face some serious consequences. According to the State of Wisconsin Department of Transportation, if convicted of a DUI, you could lose your license, go to prison and pay huge fines.