shopping injuries

Common Injuries While Shopping at Big Box Stores in Indiana

Big box stores are convenient, selling multiple items in one place for a “one-stop” experience; they are also, well – big, with over 50,000 square feet of space each. Indiana is home to many examples of big box stores, such as Home Depot, Lowe’s, Costco, Sam’s Club, Walmart, Meijer, Kroger Marketplace, Target – and even… Read more »

What Is My Torn Labrum Shoulder Injury Worth?

What Is My Torn Labrum Shoulder Injury Worth?

What is a torn labrum shoulder injury? The glenoid is the socket-shaped opening of your shoulder, and the labrum is the soft cartilage in that socket that holds the head of the humerus (bone at the top of the arm) in place, assisted by the rotator cuff muscles. This ball-and-socket design facilitates movement in your… Read more »

Physical Therapy and Rehab After a Car Accident: Is It Covered?

The simple answer to this question is yes –  if someone’s negligence has caused your car accident injury, that person (or that person’s car insurance) is liable to compensate you for all of your damages. These can include: Ambulance and hospital bills Medication and prescription expenses Medical equipment (like walkers, wheelchairs, or crutches) Rehabilitation costs… Read more »

Can You Get an Aortic Tear from a Car Accident?

Can You Get an Aortic Tear from a Car Accident?

Car accidents can wreak havoc on the human body, damaging the skeletal system, soft tissue, organs, and brain, among other things. Even when someone survives the impact and trauma of the accident itself, there can be long-term conditions that need continued medical care and treatment.  An aortic tear is among the most dangerous heart conditions… Read more »

These Are the Most Common Internal Injuries After a Car Accident

These Are the Most Common Internal Injuries From Car Accidents

Though internal injuries are not all serious, they are often considered silent killers because they are not visible and can have delayed symptoms. As a result, victims with internal injuries may refuse emergency medical care and simply go home after an accident, assuming they are fine. Unfortunately, if not treated right away, internal injuries from… Read more »

tbi resulting from car accident

Traumatic Brain Injuries, Especially from Car Accidents

What you will learn from reading this article: What are traumatic brain injuries? What are common causes of TBIs? How do motor vehicle accidents cause TBIs? What are the symptoms of TBIs? What are the long-term effects of TBIs? How are TBIs diagnosed? A traumatic brain injury is exactly what it sounds like: a traumatic… Read more »