What Should I Do If I Am in a Car Accident During a Vacation?

No one wants to be involved in a car accident, especially during a vacation. Being involved in a traffic accident at home is frustrating regardless of whether you suffer injuries or walk away from the crash. However, when you are on vacation, being in a car accident can be even more challenging. What do you… Read more »

Do You Know How to Share the Road with a Semi-Truck in Indiana?

Does it make you nervous to share the road with a semi-truck or other large commercial vehicle? If driving beside a large truck makes you nervous, you are not alone. Many people view large trucks as a danger on the road, and they have very good reasons for their beliefs. According to the NHTSA’s Traffic… Read more »

Motorcycle Safety Checklist for Indiana Motorcyclists

For many individuals, riding a motorcycle is a form of recreation they enjoy on weekends or vacations. For other riders, their motorcycle represents an economical form of transportation to and from work, school, or other locations. Whatever the reasons riders may have for riding a motorcycle, one constant remains the same for all riders. Motorcycle… Read more »

Three Reasons to Hire an Indianapolis Personal Injury Lawyer

Many personal injury cases settle without filing a lawsuit. However, that does not mean you do not need an Indianapolis personal injury lawyer to protect your legal rights. Don’t let the insurance company or attorney for the other party convince you that you can represent yourself. They may try to tell you that you can… Read more »

Steps to Take After an Indianapolis Car Accident with an Underinsured Driver

Indiana laws require that drivers carry minimum liability insurance, but not everyone follows the law. Liability insurance pays accident victims when a driver causes an accident. Liability insurance does not cover the driver’s damages and losses. Drivers can purchase other types of insurance coverage to help pay losses after a car accident that is their… Read more »

Using Social Media After an Indianapolis Car Accident

Almost everyone uses social media to share their feelings, thoughts, and experiences with family, friends, and even strangers. Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram are full of pictures, videos, and conversation on topics from cute cat pictures to political views. When someone has a car accident, sharing the news on social media seems natural. However, it is… Read more »

Safety Tips for Preventing Boating Accidents

Boating is an enjoyable recreational activity. However, a perfect day on the water can turn tragic in a few seconds. Each year, thousands of people are injured or killed in boating accidents in the United States. However, safe boating practices before and after the trip avoids boating accidents. At PBAR, we represent individuals and families… Read more »

Factors That Impact Your Compensation for an Indianapolis Injury Claim

Being injured in an accident is a traumatic event. Whether it is a traffic accident, fall, boating accident, or dog attack, when you are injured, you suffer financial and emotional damages. The amount you might recover for an injury claim depends on several factors. To maximize the amount of money you might recover for your… Read more »

Steps to Take After a Bicycle Accident in Indianapolis

Bicycling is a popular recreational and sports activity. However, bicycling is also an excellent form of low-cost transportation. Therefore, many cities are experiencing an increase in the number of bicyclists using city streets. With an increase in the number of bicyclists, some cities might see an increase in bicycle accidents. During 2016, 840 pedalcyclists were… Read more »

What Are Common Causes of Traffic Accidents in Indianapolis?

Marion County ranked highest in the number of traffic accidents in 2016. Reportable traffic accidents totaled 37,447 which resulted in the highest number fatalities (100) per county in Indiana. In addition to the traffic fatalities in 2016, thousands of people were injured in traffic accidents throughout Marion County. Sadly, many of those crashes did not… Read more »