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What to Do If Your Car Accident Claim Is Denied by Your Insurance Company

Have you recently been in a car accident and assumed your insurance company would automatically cover your medical expenses and pay your car repair bills, only to receive a denial? You likely feel frustrated, overwhelmed, and unsure what to do next. This article discusses what to do when your car insurance denies your claim and provides six steps to...

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Average Settlement for a Back and Neck Injury from a Car Accident

As personal injury attorneys, we are often asked, What is the average settlement for car accident back and neck injury cases? The truth is there is no precise average because every case is unique. While there is no set formula for calculating how much a car accident neck and back injury settlement amount might be, there are several factors...

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How Is Fault Determined in a Car Accident in Indiana?

In Indiana, fault is a crucial consideration following a car accident because it directly impacts the compensation you may receive for injuries and property damage. So how is fault determined in a car accident? Fault is determined using evidence such as police reports, witness statements, and physical evidence. Fault may belong entirely to one party, or it may be...

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

Indiana has seen a significant surge in traffic-related fatalities and serious injuries in recent years. Between 2019 and 2022, the state experienced a staggering 18% increase in traffic fatalities, a concerning trend that parallels national statistics. This escalation in fatal and severe accidents has not only a human toll but also a substantial economic impact. In 2022 alone, Indiana...

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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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What to Do After an Accident with a USPS Truck

An accident with a United States Postal Service (USPS) truck can be just as harrowing as any other car accident. First, you must remain calm and take steps to ensure your safety and that of other people involved in the accident. After ensuring that everyone is safe, here are some tips.  What Should I Do After a USPS Truck...

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How to File a Claim for an Accident with USPS

Generally, a private citizen may not sue the government because the government enjoys the protections provided under sovereign immunity. However, mail delivery drivers are not immune from car accidents. So, when an accident happens, you can’t simply file a lawsuit against a United States Postal Service (USPS) worker as you would against any other negligent driver. There is a...

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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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