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What You Can Expect During an Auto Accident Case
For most people, an auto accident case is the first time they deal with an insurance adjuster or attorney. Dealing with an injury claim can be frustrating and frightening, especially if you don’t know what to expect in an auto accident case. Below is a summary from our Bloomington auto accident attorney about the steps … Continued
Do I Have to Tell My Insurance About Minor Accidents?
There is no such thing as a “minor” car accident. Being involved in any car accident is a serious matter, regardless of whether you have sustained any injuries. In fact, a minor car accident can result in serious injuries that can become much worse if the injuries are not treated. However, many people tend to … Continued
What Can Happen If You Don’t Have Underinsured Motorist Coverage
Every state in the country has minimum automobile insurance requirements. In Indiana, every driver is required to have the following insurance coverage: $25,000 in bodily injury coverage for one person $50,000 for bodily injury coverage for two or more people $10,000 in property damage coverage If a driver operates a vehicle without the minimum insurance … Continued
How Does the “Damages and Compensation Formula” Work?
If you have been injured in an accident, you suffer several types of damages, including physical injuries, property damage, financial loss, and non-economic damages. Non-economic damages are commonly referred to as “pain and suffering” damages. Pain and suffering damages are the most difficult type of damages to calculate because there is not an invoice or … Continued
What Happens When You’re in a Road Construction Accident
Road construction is a necessary evil that driver must cope with to improve driving conditions. State and local authorities must work on the roads to maintain roads and improve roads for all drivers. Unfortunately, construction and maintenance usually take place during daylight hours when traffic is heavy. Maintenance and construction can create traffic jams and … Continued
How Spinal Cord Injury Lawsuits Work in Indiana
According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center (NSCSC), there are approximately 17,000 new spinal cord injury (SCI) cases each year in the United States. This number does not include the number of individuals who suffer a SCI in a fatal accident. Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of spinal cord injuries (38 … Continued