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Types of Truck Accidents

18th November 2022

There are several different types of truck accidents, but they all have two things in common. They happen far too often, and they result in severe injuries and deaths far too often as well. North Dakota is actually one of the worst states in the nation for commercial track accident deaths, ranking No. 12. As… Read more »

Holiday DUI Statistics + Steps to Take if You’re Arrested

4th November 2022

As you might expect, holiday DUI statistics don’t paint a pretty picture. A lot of people who usually don’t touch alcohol decide to imbibe a little bit this time of year. Not only does this put other motorists at risk, but it also puts drivers at risk of being pulled over. People might not realize… Read more »

Internal Injuries Caused by Car Accidents

26th October 2022

Whenever someone drives in a negligent fashion, whether they drive recklessly, they drive impaired, or they commit some other type of negligence, that can put other motorists in serious danger. Other drivers will be at risk of suffering severe internal injuries that could be life-threatening. What makes internal injuries caused by car accidents so dangerous?… Read more »

Laws that Protect You if You’re Pulled Over - Sand Law PLLC Minot Fargo North Dakota Criminal Defense DUI DWI Attorneys Your Legal Rights if You’re Pulled Over

17th October 2022

Being pulled over is obviously a frightening situation for anyone. But you should know that there are laws that protect your legal rights when you are pulled over by a law enforcement officer. You may be worried about the possibility of being arrested, while the officer won’t be completely sure whether or not you’re a… Read more »

5 Ways Insurance Companies Avoid Paying and How We Combat Them - Sand Law PLLC - Minot Fargo Bismarck Watford City Williston North Dakota Car Accident Personal Injury Attorneys 5 Ways Insurance Companies Avoid Paying and How We Combat Them

26th September 2022

Insurance companies are notorious for using bad faith tactics in an effort to avoid paying injury victims their rightful compensation. That’s the case whether someone is hurt in a truck accident, a car accident, or they’re injured because they slip and fall on someone else’s negligently maintained property. Insurers typically care about only one thing… Read more »

3 Steps to Take After a DUI Arrest in North Dakota - Sand Law PLLC - Minot Fargo North Dakota Criminal Defense DWI Attorneys 3 Steps to Take After a DUI Arrest in North Dakota

12th September 2022

It’s obviously scary after being arrested for a DUI. You’re not only worried about potential jail time and stiff fines, you might also be dreading having an interlock device put on your car. But you’re going to need to keep a clear head – an arrest won’t necessarily mean a conviction. Suppose you took a… Read more »

Should I Go Back to Work After an Oilfield Injury - Sand Law PLLC - Minot Fargo North Dakota Personal Injury Attorney Should I Go Back to Work After an Oilfield Injury?

29th August 2022

It doesn’t matter whether an oilfield worker is a 20-year veteran or an undocumented immigrant who just got started on the job site. When an accident takes place that results in a severe injury, the first thing most of these workers want to do is to get back on the job as fast as they… Read more »

Is Avoiding DUI Checkpoints Legal - Sand Law PLLC - Fargo Minot North Dakota Criminal Defense Attorneys Is Avoiding DUI Checkpoints Legal?

15th August 2022

If you’ve been driving for any period of time, there’s a pretty good chance that you’ve come across a DUI checkpoint on a highway at one time or another. While there’s no doubt that these are legal (although many would question whether or not they’re ethical), it’s important to know that you can try to… Read more »

What do I do if the At-Fault Driver Offered Me Cash - Sand Law PLLC - Minot Fargo North Dakota Personal Injury Car Accident Attorneys What do I do if the At-Fault Driver Offered Me Cash?

29th July 2022

So, a reckless driver has hit your car. Or, you were riding on your motorcycle when you were struck by a negligent motorist. You might have been in a wreck on a snowy day and hit by someone who wasn’t driving safely enough, considering the conditions. Whatever the scenario, the at-fault driver offered to pay… Read more »

Can a DUI Defense Attorney Help Reduce my Sentence - Sand Law PLLC - Bismarck Fargo Minot Williston Watford City North Dakota Criminal DWI Defense Lawyers Can a DUI Defense Attorney Help Reduce my Sentence?

20th July 2022

Being charged with a DUI doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll have to serve the maximum sentence. If you choose the right attorney, you could see that sentence substantially reduced, or possibly even have the charges dropped entirely. While no reputable attorney will ever make any promises, there’s a chance you might not have to face the… Read more »