Top Five Ways You Can Help Flatten the Curve

Top Five Ways You Can Help Flatten the Curve

What is the ultimate benefit of “self-quarantine,” and what does “flatten the curve” mean long term? What you’ll learn reading this article: How you can help lessen the load on our healthcare system during the Covid-19 pandemic Ways you can help your fellow Hoosier during this time through donations What we can learn from the… Read more »

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What To Do If You’re Bitten By a Dog In Indiana

What you’ll learn reading this article: Dog bites are quite common and about half come from familiar dogs. You can sue the dog’s owner and hold them responsible for your medical bills and more. Indiana has a rule that allows dog bite victims to sue, even if they are partially responsible for their own injuries…. Read more »

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Tips for Avoiding Road Rage Car Accidents In Indiana

What you’ll learn reading this article: Indiana has the nation’s highest rate of road rage deaths. Drivers should stay alert to all kinds of aggressive driving on the road. Follow our tips to avoid road rage. Do you know Indiana leads the nation in road rage fatalities? A study by the National Highway Traffic Safety… Read more »

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The Importance of Accident Reports and How to Get a Copy of Yours

What you’ll learn from this article: Why motor vehicle accidents should always be reported and how to do that How to get a copy of your accident report How your compensation can be affected by “at-fault” rulings After a car accident, everyone involved usually wants a copy of the police report. In fact, in order… Read more »

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For the Maximum Settlement, Don’t Make These 7 Mistakes After Your Accident

What you’ll learn reading this article: Learn the seven most common mistakes injured people make after their accidents. People who suffer injury from an accident and hire a lawyer get 3.5 times more money than those who try to settle on their own. You’ve been in a car accident, slipped and fallen or been bitten… Read more »

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Boating Accidents Are Increasing on Indiana Waterways

What you’ll learn reading this article: A significant number of boating accidents occur in Indiana and most of them involve small recreational watercraft. A recent ruling in a Missouri boating accident case where nine people from Indianapolis were killed involved the 1851 Shipowners Limitation of Liability Act to avoid compensating survivors and relatives of any… Read more »

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Are Traffic Roundabouts Reducing Car Crashes As Intended?

What you’ll learn reading this article: Roundabouts are intended to reduce car crashes, although many traffic intersections converted to traffic circles have actually become more accident-prone than before. Carmel, Indiana -the roundabout capital of the world- is looking at additional ways to limit crashes at traffic crossings, including an enforceable speed limit for roundabouts. If… Read more »

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Collisions Involving Vehicles and Trains Are More Common in Indiana That You Think

What you’ll learn reading this article: Indiana ranks #3 for the number of vehicle-train collisions in the United States. Vehicle-train collisions are more common than you think, with over 2,000 collisions occurring in the United States in 2018. Many accidents involving vehicles and trains occur at unprotected train crossings. In December 2019, two different vehicles… Read more »

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How DUI and Dram Shop Liability Are Related

What you’ll learn reading this article: Impairment can happen at a BAC level of .02%, only ¼ of the legal DUI concentration. Impaired drivers may not always meet the established blood alcohol concentration DUI level and yet they can still cause alcohol-related accidents. Bar and restaurant owners who over-serve can be found legally responsible for… Read more »