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Is Lane Splitting Legal in Indiana?

September 15, 2021 | Car Accidents

Lane splitting is a term used to describe motorcyclists riding down the centerline of two lanes of traffic going in the same direction. Currently, lane splitting is only legal in the state of California. This is not a legal driving action in Indiana. Here, we want to discuss lane splitting. In particular, we want to… read more

What is Comparative Negligence?

August 17, 2021 | Personal Injury

If a person sustains an injury caused by the careless or negligent actions of another individual, business, or entity, they should be able to recover compensation for their losses. However, the at-fault party in these cases will often put up various defenses in order to avoid paying full compensation. One of these defenses is to… read more

Do I Still Have a Claim if I am Partially Responsible for the Accident?

August 5, 2021 | Personal Injury

If you or somebody you care about has been injured due to the careless or negligent actions of someone else, you should be able to recover compensation for your losses. However, what happens if you are partially responsible for causing the accident? Indiana operates under what is called a “modified comparative negligence” system. This means… read more

How are Brain Injuries Classified?

July 27, 2021 | Blog,Brain Injuries

Brain injuries are amongst the most devastating types of injuries that a person can experience. When a person sustains a traumatic brain injury, they risk suffering from a range of short- and long-term disabilities. Here, we want to discuss how brain injuries are classified. Not all brain injuries are the same. Some are relatively minor… read more

Who is Liable if My Child is Injured at a Public Playground?

July 10, 2021 | Children's Injuries

Injuries can occur anywhere, particularly when there are children involved. This is especially true for playgrounds. However, even though children can get themselves into strange situations that cause injuries, there are times when the careless or negligent actions of others directly cause a child’s injury. Here, we want to discuss who could be held liable… read more

Common Causes of Bicycle Accidents

June 29, 2021 | Bicycle Accidents

Bicycling is a fun activity for people of all ages and something that you see people regularly doing on the roadways throughout the state of Indiana. However, there are times when the careless or negligent actions of others cause devastating bicycle accidents. Unfortunately, these incidents regularly lead to severe injuries for the bicyclists involved. Here,… read more

Indiana Helmet Laws

June 15, 2021 | Bicycle Accidents

Bicycling is an incredibly popular activity throughout the state of Indiana. Whether you are a regular recreational bicycle rider or just an occasional bicyclist wanting to get out for some fresh air every once in a while, bicycling can be healthy and enjoyable. However, any person going out on a bicycle needs to be aware… read more

What is the Difference Between DUI and DWI?

May 24, 2021 | DUI Accidents,Personal Injury

One thing that most people can agree on is that driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is not a good thing. Driving while impaired by any substance is incredibly dangerous, though we know there are people that drive impaired on a regular basis throughout the state of Indiana. However, there are various ways… read more

What are the Consequences for Driving Without Insurance?

May 13, 2021 | Car Accidents

Most people understand that they have to have a current driver’s license and insurance in order to operate a vehicle in the state of Indiana. However, there are times when individuals choose to operate without insurance. Individuals could face significant penalties for driving without insurance, including major fines, license suspension, and the requirement to obtain… read more

What are the Penalties for a DUI in Indiana?

March 15, 2021 | DUI Accidents,Personal Injury

Most people understand that operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs is against the law.  DUI charges are one of the offenses that can affect so many aspects of a person’s life, particularly because they could be stripped of their ability to drive in the future. Our vehicles and our license… read more