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What Happens If a Pedestrian Caused an Accident?

Being in a traffic accident is extremely stressful, especially when it involves a pedestrian. When these types of accidents occur, people often assume the driver was to blame. However, pedestrians can also be partially or entirely at fault for an accident.    You may wonder, What happens if a pedestrian caused an accident? Additionally, you may also be asking yourself,...

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What to Do After Being Involved in a Pedestrian Accident

Being in a pedestrian collision can be emotionally, physically, and financially draining. Whether you were the pedestrian or the driver, you may be facing mounting medical bills, lost wages, or a large repair bill. Knowing what to do after being involved in a pedestrian accident can help you when you seek compensation. There are a few steps to take...

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Should I Get a Lawyer for a Minor Car Accident?

While a minor car accident often seems insignificant, it can cause long-lasting injuries and other problems in the days, weeks, or even years that follow.  Clients frequently ask us, Should I get a lawyer for a minor car accident? We recommend consulting with a lawyer after a minor car accident so that you can understand how much compensation you...

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How to Maximize Compensation for a Car Accident

Every day, distracted drivers are texting behind the wheel or not carefully watching the road. In 2020 alone, there were 35,766 fatal motor vehicle crashes nationwide. These accidents, whether minor or more severe, can be painful and financially challenging to go through. If you have been in an accident, you may be able to recover damages to assist you...

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What Is the Average Settlement for a Car Accident in Indiana?

Are you wondering, what is the average Indiana car accident settlement amount? Are you unsure how to begin the process of starting a claim for your injuries?  Unfortunately, there is no average car accident settlement amount in Indiana. Your settlement will depend on the circumstances of your individual case. Your Indiana car accident attorney will help you navigate the...

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How to Get Your Louisville Accident Report

At Gerling Law Injury Attorneys, we never recommend that our clients go into a Louisville car accident claim without first having a copy of their Louisville accident report. Even during our initial consultation with a client, it is difficult to accurately assess a car accident claim without the proper police report In that vein, if you need to file...

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How to Get Your Indianapolis Car Accident Report

If you found yourself in an Indianapolis car accident that wasn’t your fault, you deserve compensation for the damages you suffered. To do so, you will likely need to file a claim with the other party’s insurer or file a lawsuit in court. If you are thinking about filing a claim and gathering relevant information, you should learn about...

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GEICO Car Accident Settlement Amounts in Indiana and Kentucky

If you’ve been injured in a car accident with a driver insured by GEICO, you may have questions about the company and its claims process. Here is everything you need to know about filing a claim with GEICO and how our experienced personal injury attorneys can help. About GEICO While you may be familiar with GEICO’s famous commercials, its...

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Is a Passenger in a Car Accident Entitled to Compensation?

If you were injured as a passenger in a car accident, you deserve justice just as much as any other victim. In fact, passengers rarely have any fault in a motor vehicle collision, potentially making an even stronger case for you to recover compensation for your injuries and other damages. The process for pursuing a car accident settlement as...

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Injuries in 18-Wheeler Accidents vs. Car Accidents

If you suffered injuries in a car accident with an 18-wheeler, you could be facing some difficult challenges. The harsh and intense nature of trucking accidents often leaves victims with severe or life-threatening injuries and permanent or long-lasting damage. Your road to recovery could be long, painful, and expensive, especially if you need extensive treatment and time away from...

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