After multiple accidents involving Megabus in Indianapolis a few years back, the company pulled its services in the city. The accidents, which left many people severely injured, raised questions about the safety of these double-decker buses. However, recent reports say that Megabus is returning to the area just in time for spring break. Initially, the… Read more »
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Who’s at Fault in a T-Bone Indiana Motorcycle Accident?
What you’ll learn from this article: Fatal and non-fatal Indiana motorcycle accidents are on the rise. Contrary to popular belief, motorcyclists aren’t entirely responsible for the trend. Thousands of crashes occur because other motorists slam into motorcycles at intersections and everywhere else on the road. In a motorcycle-vs.-vehicle crash, the motorcyclist is far more likely… Read more »
Signs of a Hip Injury After an Indiana Slip and Fall Accident
Every year, over a million Americans suffer from slip and fall injuries, 17,000 of which are fatal. Even seemingly minor slip and fall accidents can result in incredibly serious and debilitating injuries, including hip injuries. The hip joint is a ball-and-socket, weight-bearing joint formed by the femur and the pelvis. This joint takes on a… Read more »
Questions about Indiana Motorcycle Laws? Contact a Motorcycle Accident Law Firm
Every state has laws regarding the use and operation of motor vehicles, including motorcycles. It’s important to understand these laws to keep yourself and others on the road around you safe and to avoid violations that can lead to fines and other serious consequences. If you are ever involved in a motorcycle accident, don’t hesitate… Read more »
Compensation for a Lumbar Compression Fracture Following a Slip and Fall
Slip and fall accidents can lead to several injuries, from minor bruises and scrapes to more serious injuries like broken bones, head trauma, and spinal cord damage. Sadly, these accidents are somewhat common and can be caused by a variety of factors, including wet or slippery surfaces, uneven ground, or hazardous obstacles. One incredibly serious… Read more »
Wrongful Death Claims for Fatal Car Accidents in Indiana
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 »
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 »
Compensation for Ankle Injuries From Slip and Fall Accidents
Slip and fall injuries can lead to various painful and debilitating injuries, including many different types of ankle injuries. If you’ve suffered an ankle injury caused by another party’s negligence, you may wonder how much your personal injury is worth. This question is more complex than it may seem and mostly depends on your type… 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 »
What Compensation Can I Recover After Suffering a Degloving Injury from an Accident?
Although many people are unfamiliar with a degloving injury, they can be highly dangerous and may even cause death. Degloving injuries may require extensive surgeries, including skin grafts, as well as continuing treatment to prevent infection. You could also face permanent disabilities that prohibit you from working. Medical expenses can quickly add up, and you… Read more »