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

Five Tips For Preventing Workplace Injuries And Fatalities In Indiana

In industries such as construction, mining, forestry, and agriculture, success depends on having the right heavy equipment in proper working order and the employees who are trained to use that equipment properly and effectively. Today's heavy machinery easily accomplishes many tasks efficiently and quickly, but that heavy machinery is also capable of causing serious or [...]

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

Can A Negligent Dog Owner Be Held Liable For A Dog Bite Injury?

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tell us that more than four million people in the United States are bitten or injured in some other way by dogs every year. Without quick, proper medical treatment, dog bites can cause disfigurement, nerve injuries, and several dangerous diseases. Sadly enough, children from ages five to [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments