Car accidents that end in death are tragic. When someone loses their life, it’s not only a tragic and unfair end for them, but it can cause immense pain and suffering for the loved ones left behind. Though no amount of money can ever replace someone you have lost, a wrongful death car accident settlement… Read more »
What to Know When Leaving the Scene of an Accident – No Injuries
Everyone knows that hit-and-run accidents are terrible. A driver, often under the influence, strikes another vehicle, pedestrian, or cyclist, and just – keeps driving, with no attempt to stop and see if there are any injuries or deaths. In the United States, there are an average of 2,000 hit-and-run accidents each day (6 of them… Read more »
Steps To Take If Your Child Was Injured in a School Bus Accident
A school bus accident can be very severe, and sadly, many children can suffer serious injuries as a result. Although these occurrences are rarer than standard car accidents, they are not as rare as you may think. The worst school bus accidents involve serious injuries and death. One tragic case happened in Chattanooga, Tennessee in… Read more »
What Are the Hit and Run Laws in Indiana?
Hit and runs are often the most frustrating and challenging kind of accidents to deal with as a victim. When someone hits you and flees the scene, not only do you have your injuries to worry about, but you may also wonder how you are going to file a claim for compensation if there is… Read more »
Common Back Surgeries You Might Need After a Car Accident
Any type of injury can be a pain to deal with, but some injuries are certainly worse than others. And when it comes to car accidents, back injuries are often the most common result. Unfortunately, not only are back injuries painful and debilitating, but they can be incredibly expensive to treat, especially if surgery from… Read more »
Can Muscle Pain After a Car Accident Be Part of My Personal Injury Claim?
Victims often suffer from muscle pain after a car accident. This can range from inconvenient to life-altering. Muscle spasms and ongoing muscle pain can definitely be part of your personal injury claim, assuming they are the result of being injured in a car accident. How a Car Accident Can Cause Muscle Pain Car accidents wreak… Read more »
Getting Compensation for a Collapsed Lung After a Car Accident
We often hear the question, “Can I sue for damages related to a collapsed lung after a car accident?” You have the right to sue an at-fault driver for damages and injuries that you received in an accident. Whether you are the other driver, a passenger, or even a pedestrian. Let’s explore what a lawsuit… Read more »
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?
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 »
When Should You Contact a Lawyer After a Car Accident?
The moments after a car accident are often disorienting and stressful. Even if the accident was minor and caused minimal damage, you can still suffer from shock, which can make it difficult to think clearly and make decisions. And in the days or even weeks after the accident, many victims will try to suppress the… Read more »