What happens to a person riding a bicycle or person walking if they are partially at fault for a crash in Wisconsin?

Thanks for this guest post by Clayton Griessmeyer, Bicycle Injury Lawyer and a member of the Board of Directors for the Wisconsin Bike Fed  www.griessmeyerlaw.com   Getting hit by a car while bicycling, walking, or jogging often results in out of pocket losses. These may include things like a deductible for medical insurance, medical bills, [...]


Transportation Issues Heat Up

It is becoming increasingly clear that transportation will be the big issue in the upcoming state budget debate. And the Bike Fed will be part of the discussion. At a hearing before the state Assembly Transportation Committee this past week the factions laid out their arguments. In the middle was state Transportation Secretary Mark Gottlieb, [...]



Driving “Affectionately”

  As printed in 11 August 2016 Oregon (Wisconsin) Observer We all bear responsibility for tragedies like this. On a Friday morning in August, a bicyclist was struck and killed by a motorist on Lincoln Road, southwest of Oregon. A Village of Brooklyn man has been charged with homicide by negligent operation of a vehicle [...]