Month: September 2017

Taking proper steps after a car crash

In the moments that follow a car accident, and you have a few choices. You can flee the scene of an accident, which is the worst possible decision you could make. Fleeing the scene turns your accident into a criminal act. You could get angry and upset with the other people involved in the accident, […]


Read more...

Go With Experience

If you are searching for legal counsel in Evansville, Indianapolis, Louisville, Owensboro or surrounding communities, contact Gerling Law. Our lawyers have one purpose: to make your life better through assertive advocacy, legal experience and a commitment to results. For over five decades, our firm has helped individuals get their lives back after an accident or […]


Read more...

Takata air bag problems offer consumers chance at prevention

Takata air bag problems offer consumers chance at prevention In many ways, consumer safety seems to be on something of a reverse track. Typically, a person can only seek compensation for damages suffered after an accident occurs and injury caused. That certainly is true when dealing with motor vehicle accidents. The crash happens. Victims are […]


Read more...

5 Reasons to Hire a Burn Injury Attorney

Those who suffer from a serious burn injury must focus on their healing and recovery. Burns can be severe and require weeks and months of medical attention. You or your loved one will need help covering your financial needs during and after your recovery. A Burn Injury Attorney realizes that no amount of money will […]


Read more...

SSDI benefits wait

Compassionate allowance speeds SSDI, but beware the ‘donut hole’ Donut holes are tasty treats. Try to swallow one whole, though, and it could kill you. There’s a sort of donut hole when it comes to Social Security Disability and if you feel you need the financial foundation it can provide, you need to be aware […]


Read more...

How to Legally Handle the Heartbreak from Birth Injuries

Joy can quickly turn to devastation when there is concern and worry from birth injuries. After months of happiness and anticipation, the last thing you expect to hear during the excitement of childbirth is that your baby suffered a birth injury. Data reveals that approximately one in every 9,714 babies in the U.S. is born […]


Read more...

Slip and falls, broken sidewalks, and premises liability

Premises liability is an incredibly important area of law, even though it is one that most people won’t think about on a daily basis. Everywhere you go and everything you do can be connected back to premises liability. If this area of law didn’t exist, then there would be very few people in the world […]


Read more...

Auto Accidents and Distracted Driving

Most auto accidents are caused by another driver’s negligence. This includes anything from driving too fast or too slow, being distracted, ignoring signals and signs, or being under the influence of drugs or alcohol. The Phenomenon of Distraction You see it all the time: drivers in their cars using their Smartphones and taking their eyes […]


Read more...