indiana uninsured driving

Indiana No Pay No Play Laws Discourage Uninsured Driving

What you’ll learn reading this article: Indiana ranks 8th in the number of uninsured motorists, a rising trend across the U.S.  The cost to insured drivers has climbed 75% over the past 10 years. “No Pay, No Play” laws incorporate regulations for uninsured drivers’ ability to sue for damages and their rights to seek compensation… Read more »

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Hit-and-Run Auto Incidents Rising in Marion County

What you’ll learn reading this article: In the last few years, an average of 14 hit-and-run accidents occur on Marion County roads per day. A hit-and-run accident that results in a fatality is a Level 5 felony, with steeper, serious penalties for drivers who leave the scene of the crash. In 2007, four hit-and-run auto… Read more »

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The Most Effective Safety Device in Vehicles Today

What you’ll learn reading this article: Car drivers not wearing seat belts are 10 times more likely to die and truck drivers are 14 times more likely to die in a crash than those wearing seat belts.  10,000 people who did die in a car crash** were not wearing a seat belt. If you’re not… Read more »

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Fatigued Drivers Just As Dangerous As Drunk Drivers on Indiana Roads

What you’ll learn reading this article: Driving while drowsy or fatigued is just as dangerous as drinking and driving. Falling asleep at the wheel or fatigued driving accounts for almost 30% of serious injury collisions a year in Indiana. The warning signs of fatigued driving and what to do to combat them. If you don’t… Read more »

What are the Different Types of Auto Accident Claims in Indianapolis?

What are the Different Types of Auto Accident Claims in Indianapolis?

Being involved in a car accident can result in serious injuries and substantial damages for victims and their families. If you or a loved one is injured in an Indianapolis traffic accident, you may receive compensation for your injuries and losses by filing one or more auto accident claims. You may receive compensation for your… Read more »

What Happens When an Insurance Company Refuses to Pay an Injury Claim?

What Happens When an Insurance Company Refuses to Pay an Injury Claim?

When another person or party’s negligence or wrongdoing causes your injury, Indiana laws provide a way for you to seek compensation for your injuries and losses. Depending on the incident that caused your injury, your claim may fall under Indiana’s product liability, premises liability, or medical malpractice laws. Other types of injuries, such as injuries… Read more »

Common Traffic Law Violations That Can Lead to Indianapolis Traffic Accidents

Common Traffic Law Violations That Can Lead to Indianapolis Traffic Accidents

Sadly, many traffic accidents are avoidable had it not been for an individual’s careless or reckless behavior. Traffic accidents can happen for many reasons, including violating a common traffic law. When another driver violates a traffic law and causes an accident, that driver could be held liable for damages in a personal injury claim. However,… Read more »

What Compensation Can I Receive for a Spinal Cord Injury?

What Compensation Can I Receive for a Spinal Cord Injury?

Spinal cord injuries can be the result of many different types of accidents and negligence. Motor vehicle accidents, boating accidents, falls, ATV accidents, DUI accidents, and other personal injury accidents. A spinal cord injury can be devastating. Depending on the severity of the injury, a person may be paralyzed for the rest of his or… Read more »