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

Filing An Insurance Claim In Indiana

If you're injured in a traffic accident, it might be easy for confusion to set in. Do you have to call the police? Your insurance company? Will you need to file an insurance claim, or even a personal injury lawsuit? Are there filing deadlines? Will you need an attorney's help? Keep reading, and you'll learn [...]

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

How Much Is My Personal Injury Case Worth?

A severe personal injury caused by a negligent driver can happen – unexpectedly and abruptly – to virtually anyone. You don't even have to be in a vehicle – reckless drivers don't discriminate against pedestrians or bicyclists, and sometimes they crash right into buildings where people presume they are safe. Do you have any legal [...]

By | September 19th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

What Happens When An Insurance Company Says Your Car Is Totaled?

In Indiana, if you are involved in a vehicle crash caused by a negligent driver, and if your car, truck, or SUV is "totaled," an auto insurer will make a settlement offer for your total loss. After such a crash, how can you show that your vehicle is a complete loss? A vehicle is a [...]

By | August 20th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Indiana’s Statutes of Limitations for Injury Cases

If you have been injured in Indiana because another person was negligent – in an auto crash or in any other type of accident – and if you pursue a personal injury claim to acquire compensation, several Indiana statutes may come into play. A statute of limitations, for example, establishes the maximum amount of time [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

What Are Indiana’s Negligence Laws?

If you are injured because another person is careless, how can you know if it's a legal matter – if you have grounds for a lawsuit? If you slip on a wet floor at the supermarket and break some bones, or if someone smashes into your vehicle and you're seriously injured, will the law be [...]

By | June 23rd, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

What If You Are Hit By An Uninsured Driver In The State Of Indiana?

In the state of Indiana, if you are injured by another driver's negligence in a traffic collision, what are your legal rights and options? Every traffic accident case is different, of course, so you would need to discuss the particulars of your own case with an experienced Evansville personal injury attorney. However, generally speaking, the [...]

By | April 24th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Are There Damage Caps For Personal Injury Cases In Indiana?

In all fifty states, whenever someone breaches a duty of care or acts negligently and causes another person to be injured, the injured party may file a lawsuit for personal injury. "Personal injury" is the legal phrase that applies to the civil liability cases that address the injuries and compensate the injury victims in traffic [...]

By | March 26th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments