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Indianapolis Motorcycle Accidents Can Result in Traumatic Brain Injuries

August 15, 2018 | Motorcycle Accidents

According to Statista, more than 220,000 motorcycles were registered in Indiana in 2016, and it is easy to see why. Riding a motorcycle can be an exhilarating experience, and nothing else can connect a driver to the open road in the same way. In addition, they’re easy to store, maneuverable, fast, and great on gas…. read more

Back to School: A New Year, a New Risk of Injuries

August 8, 2018 | Children's Injuries

With August here and the end of the summer around the corner, many parents in the Indianapolis area are preparing to send their children back to school. A new academic year brings with it new friends, new teachers, new opportunities, and sometimes even e new school. Unfortunately, going back to school also exposes kids to… read more

Indianapolis Consumer Alert: Jané Muum Stroller Entrapment, Strangulation Risk Results in Recall

July 25, 2018 | Children's Injuries

Stroller manufacturer Jané has recalled about 800 strollers after it was determined that its U.S. models are in violation of the federal Stroller and Carriage standard. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) website, an infant riding in the stroller can pass through the armrest and the seat bottom, creating strangulation and entrapment hazards…. read more

Trucking Companies Have a Duty to Practice Regular Vehicle Maintenance

July 18, 2018 | truck accident

Large commercial trucks are extremely complicated pieces of machinery that can weigh as much as 80,000 pounds and often travel at upwards of 70 miles-per-hour while within feet of other motorists. In addition, commercial trucks often travel tens of thousands of miles each year, which can result in crucial parts simply wearing out. As a… read more

What Women Riders Need to Know About Motorcycles

July 11, 2018 | Motorcycle Accidents

While riding a motorcycle has long been associated with a particular type of masculinity, more and more women are discovering the joys of motorcycling and learning how to ride. In a world where many consumer products are inexplicably gendered, it may come as a surprise that nobody makes gender-specific motorcycles. After all, women tend to… read more

Bicycle Safety 101: Choosing the Right Bicycle Helmet for Your Child

July 4, 2018 | Bicycle Accidents

With the summer months firmly upon us, many children are biking to get to friend’s houses, the pool, or just to pass the time. While biking is certainly a healthy and enjoyable activity that many adults fondly remember from childhood themselves, it is important to remember that it also exposes kids to a risk of… read more

The Right Child Seat Can Protect Your Child in a Crash

June 27, 2018 | Children's Injuries

As a parent, your top priority is to keep your children safe from harm. Unfortunately, any time you leave the house in a car or bicycle with your children, the negligence of other drivers can place them at risk of serious serious injuries. While you cannot prevent accidents by controlling the actions of other drivers,… read more

Four Motorcycle Safety Tips for Summer

June 20, 2018 | Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle enthusiasts through Indianapolis are undoubtedly happy that the cold winter months are firmly behind us and are getting their bikes out of the garage for the first time in months. Motorcyclists are the most vulnerable motorists on the road, however, so consider some safety tips before your first ride of the season. Have Your… read more

Taking a Road Trip This Summer? Stay Safe Around Large Trucks

June 13, 2018 | truck accident

With the summer months right around the corner, many people in the Indianapolis area are planning road trips to see friends, family, or any of the various attractions around the United States. According to a survey conducted by Bridgestone Americas, nearly 90 percent of Americans planned a summer road trip in 2015, and there is… read more

When Children Are Involved in Bicycle Accidents, They Can Face Severe Injuries

June 6, 2018 | Bicycle Accidents

For many children in the Indianapolis area, the summer months mean long days with little to do—often spent outside and on a bike. There is no doubt that riding bikes provides children with a healthy, cost-effective way to exercise and get around. Unfortunately, it also exposes them to a risk of serious injury, especially when… read more