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What Are Your Options For Compensation After A Work Injury?

Workers’ compensation in Indiana provides for workers who are injured on the job and for workers who become ill because of their jobs. However, not everyone who “works” or who “has a job” in Indiana is covered by workers’ compensation. What is your first priority if you are injured while you’re working? You must seek [...]

By | December 21st, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

The Impact Of Social Media On Your Accident Claim

If you become an injury victim because someone else was negligent, and if you seek compensation for your medical bills from that person’s insurance company, don’t be surprised if the company disputes your claim. If your injuries are severe, and if you seek full compensation for your healthcare expenses and lost wages, it’s likely to [...]

By | November 13th, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Workers’ Compensation When Injured While Traveling For Work

If you’re injured on the job in the state of Indiana, you will probably be eligible to obtain workers’ compensation benefits. Workers’ compensation shields employers from personal injury lawsuits that might otherwise be brought by employees; in return, employees receive benefit payments without the need to take legal action or to prove that someone is [...]

By | October 12th, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Back Injuries At Work – What Are Your Legal Options?

Over a million of us in the U.S. sustain job-related back injuries every year, according to a study conducted recently at the University of Minnesota. A back injury is the reason for one out of every four missed work days in the United States. Everyone who is employed has a right to expect that their [...]

By | July 18th, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Indiana Hit And Run Accidents – What You Need To Know

In all fifty states, leaving or fleeing from the scene of an accident – and especially if anyone has been injured in that accident – is considered a serious crime. You’ll learn what to do if another driver collides with you and then flees the scene, as well as, what an Evansville car accident attorney [...]

By | May 16th, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

What Does Comparative Fault Mean In Indiana?

If you are injured by a negligent driver in a traffic accident in Indiana, you are entitled to compensation by law, but what if you are injured in a traffic accident and part of the fault for the accident was your own? Every driver in Indiana needs to know how liability and “comparative fault” are [...]

By | April 13th, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

How To Get Money To Repair Your Damaged Vehicle

If you’ve ever needed repair work on your vehicle after a traffic accident, you may already know how difficult it can be to get an insurance company to cooperate with you. You’re about to learn how best to deal with an auto insurance company to get the money you need for repair work. In southwestern [...]

By | March 13th, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

How Do Subrogation Actions Work?

If you've been injured by someone else's negligence and you filed a claim or a lawsuit, you may know about subrogation. If not, keep reading, because if you're injured, you may need to know. Under Indiana law, when you suffer a personal injury due to someone else's negligence, you are entitled to compensation for your [...]

By | February 19th, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

How To Prove A Property Owner Is Liable For Your Slip-And-Fall Injury

Let's say that you are in a supermarket, a department store, or a restaurant. You slip and fall on a wet or sticky floor, and you're seriously injured. Will you be able to prove that the property owner or manager was negligent, so that you can be compensated for your personal injury or injuries? Keep [...]

By | December 16th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Who Is Responsible For The Safety Of Construction Workers?

Across the U.S., millions do construction work forty or more hours a week. It's a dangerous job. In fact, construction workers suffer many more serious injuries than people in almost any other field of work. Who is responsible for the safety of construction workers? If you're a construction worker in Indiana, and you are injured [...]

By | November 22nd, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments