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Common Examples of Negligent Security

Every day, millions of Indiana residents enter officers, shopping centers, and other publicly accessible areas. We trust the owners of these places to take proactive measures to minimize danger and respond to dangerous situations. Sadly, many property owners and their tenants fail to provide adequate security, leading to severe injuries and even death. Indiana law allows victims of negligent...

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Average Settlement for a Herniated Disc in Indiana

In short, there is no real average payout for a herniated disc, as every case is different and the unique facts of your case will directly impact your settlement amount. Factors that often influence herniated disc settlements include the causes, medical expenses, time off work, whether or not you had pre-existing conditions, and more. Herniated disc pain can be...

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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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What to Do If You Slip and Fall in Walmart in Indiana

Slip-and-fall accidents can happen anywhere and can cause devastating, permanent disabilities. If you fell in a Walmart in Indiana, it’s important to take immediate action to protect your health and legal rights. Knowing what to do if you slip and fall in any store or commercial setting will help preserve evidence, build your case, and receive compensation for your...

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Who Can I Sue in a Construction Accident in Indiana?

There are several options for plaintiffs to sue after a construction accident in Indiana. Contractors, subcontractors, property owners, manufacturers, and others are all possible defendants. But deciding which party is best depends on the facts of your case. We’ll cover the basics in this article, but you will need to consult with a legal professional at a quality law...

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What to Do If You’ve Been in a Construction Accident in Indiana

As a bustling state with a thriving construction industry, Indiana sees its fair share of construction accidents yearly. The sad truth is that there are over 1,000 construction deaths each year nationwide, and a construction employee has a 1-in-200 chance of dying during their career. Fortunately, most construction accidents do not create lethal consequences, but they can change your...

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Common Causes of Construction Accidents in Indiana

Most Hoosiers recognize that construction work is an integral part of Indiana’s economy. However, construction work is inherently risky, so it’s understandable that accidents happen. This is especially true in Indiana, which has a sizable construction industry. That said, modern safety equipment and techniques render the vast majority of construction accidents preventable.  Another way to prevent construction accidents is...

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Average Slip-and-Fall Accident Settlement in Indiana

Slip-and-fall injuries can result in increased morbidity and mortality, productivity losses, and socio-economic strains on the public. According to the National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI), slip-and-fall accidents result in over a million emergency department visits per year.  Those who suffer injuries in an Indiana slip-and-fall accident because of another’s negligence might have a valid compensation claim. The settlement amount...

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Should You Give a Recorded Statement to the Insurance Company

Following a car accident, it is common to feel overwhelmed and anxious. You may still be in shock, injured, and unsure of what to do in the hours and days after a crash. Amid the chaos, you must report the accident to your insurance company, typically within just a few days. The insurance company will then contact you for...

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What Is the Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury in Indiana?

If another person’s actions injured you or someone you love, you probably feel overwhelmed and anxious. Medical costs can quickly pile up, all while missing work and trying to focus on your recovery. After a crash, seeking compensation through a civil lawsuit is not always at the forefront of your mind. However, it is imperative to understand that the...

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