Who’s at Fault for a Quick Brake That Causes an Accident on an Indiana Highway?

Who’s at Fault for a Quick Brake That Causes an Accident on an Indiana Highway?

If you have spent time behind the wheel on an interstate or highway, chances are you have experienced brake checking either firsthand or observed it happening to another driver. When rear-end collisions happen, blame is usually placed on the driver in tow who collided with the car in front of them. However, what if someone… Read more »

How Do I Get a Hit and Run Settlement for Damages from This Type of Accident?

How Do I Get a Hit and Run Settlement for Damages from This Type of Accident?

Car accidents are always serious and overwhelming for victims regardless of the circumstances. Those involved in accidents are likely to feel frightened and unsure of how to pursue legal action to be compensated for their financial losses. These emotions will only be magnified when dealing with a hit-and-run car accident. However, if you have a… Read more »

It's Not Just Bars. Private Party Hosts Can Also Be Found Liable for Drunk Driving Accidents

It’s Not Just Bars. Private Party Hosts Can Also Be Found Liable for Drunk Driving Accidents

Driving while under the influence of alcohol is highly dangerous and can cause a serious or fatal traffic accident. If you’re injured in a wreck caused by a drunk driver, you can file a personal injury claim against them. Additionally, if someone served the drunk driver alcohol while they were already intoxicated, you can file a… Read more »

Common Causes of Boating Accidents in Indiana

Common Causes of Boating Accidents in Indiana

The state of Indiana is home to over 100 natural and man-made lakes that many residents flock to for recreation. Boating, fishing, and all kinds of water fun take place in the hot summer months in Indiana, but things can quickly become dangerous in the event of a boating accident. In 2018 alone the U.S…. Read more »

Can I File a Claim for A Single-Vehicle Accident?

Can I File a Claim for A Single-Vehicle Accident?

Vehicular accidents are always challenging experiences, even when they don’t involve multiple cars. A single vehicle accident can be just as traumatizing as multi-vehicle accidents, and they can cause as much or more even damage to your car. They can also leave you with serious injuries.  If you’ve experienced a single-car accident, you may wonder… Read more »

Seeking Indiana Wrongful Death Damages? The Elements You Need to Know to Prove Your Case

Seeking Indiana Wrongful Death Damages? The Elements You Need to Know to Prove Your Case

Perhaps the most difficult experience in life is losing a loved one, and the death of a family member is even worse when their passing is unexpected. When someone dies due to the negligence or deliberate wrongdoing of a person or company, the victim’s family can hold the liable party financially responsible through a wrongful… Read more »

Chest Contusions from a Car Accident in Indiana. Can I Sue?

Chest Contusions from a Car Accident in Indiana. Can I Sue?

The injuries resulting from car accidents can range from mild to severe, depending on the individual involved and how exactly they were injured from the force of the impact. For instance, front-seat passengers are more susceptible to certain chest injuries that can result from hitting the dashboard, the steering wheel, an airbag, or even from… Read more »

Whose Fault Is It In a Truck Rear-End Accident?

Whose Fault Is It In a Truck Rear-End Accident?

Semi-truck accidents can lead to incredibly serious or fatal injuries. Any car accident has the potential to be fatal, but semi-truck accidents are especially dangerous because they’re larger and weigh significantly more than standard passenger vehicles. In Indiana, trucks can weigh up to 80,000 pounds — as opposed to passenger cars which weigh an average… Read more »

What Happens When Your Car Is a Total Loss?

What Happens When Your Car Is a Total Loss?

Experiencing a car accident is never easy, especially when the wreck involves a totaled vehicle. Fortunately, you should be able to receive compensation for your totaled vehicle from your insurance company or the at-fault driver.  In this blog, we discuss common questions people have regarding totaled vehicles including when is your car considered a total… Read more »

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Does an Indiana Police Report Show Who Was at Fault?

What you’ll learn reading this article: The typical Indiana police report doesn’t always include clear information about fault. Fault is determined by courts and insurance companies, long after the accident happens. Even without a police report, you can pursue accident compensation. You might be surprised to see what’s in the police report from your car… Read more »