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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

Types of Spinal Cord Injuries

March 5, 2021 | Personal Injury

Spinal cord injuries are typically classified as “catastrophic injuries.” Our spinal cords are essentially the control center for our bodies. When an injury affects the spinal cord, the results are often devastating for the victim. However, not all spinal cord injuries are exactly alike. Here, we want to discuss the types of spinal cord injuries… read more

Am I Liable for a Car Accident if Someone Else Was Driving My Car?

February 10, 2021 | Car Accidents

Getting into a vehicle accident is a scary and terrifying experience for everybody involved. One of the most crucial aspects of the aftermath of a car accident is determining liability so insurance carriers can provide settlements. But what happens if somebody else causes an accident while driving your vehicle? Could you be held liable for… read more

What is Included in a Personal Injury Settlement?

January 15, 2021 | Personal Injury

If you or somebody you care about has been injured due to the negligent or wrongful actions of another individual, business, or entity, you may be entitled to compensation through a personal injury settlement. Personal injury claims are typically resolved in one of two ways – either through a settlement with an insurance carrier or… read more

Can A Pedestrian Be At-Fault for an Accident?

December 15, 2020 | Blog,Pedestrian Accidents,Personal Injury

Pedestrians are incredibly vulnerable when they are in or around the roadways. Unfortunately, there are times when pedestrian versus vehicle crashes occur and cause severe injuries. Pedestrians are much more vulnerable to sustaining significant injuries in the event an accident occurs. Unfortunately, the information provided by the Indiana University Public Policy Institute (IUPPI) shows us… read more

How is Fault Determined in a Multi-Car Accident?

November 23, 2020 | Car Accidents

Vehicle accidents can be scary and confusing, particularly when there are more than two vehicles involved. These cases can become complex, and determining fault in a multi-car accident involves gathering any available evidence and negotiating with multiple insurance carriers or legal teams. Comparative Negligence Laws Indiana operates under what is known as a “comparative negligence”… read more