Motorcycle Accidents Dan - February 28, 2019

Motorcycle Crash Statistics in Indiana

The freedom and exhilaration of motorcycle riding down an open highway helps to explain why the pastime is so popular. Yet the excitement and high spirits are balanced by risk of injury, and sometimes worse. Atop a motorcycle, a rider is exposed in ways automobile drivers are not. A direct hit by another vehicle can […]

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Motorcycle Accidents Dan - February 19, 2019

Can a Motorcycle Accident Cause PTSD?

Although post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is often a condition suffered by war veterans, there is evidence that it can also affect individuals who have been in violent accidents. Individuals who are involved in traumatic motorcycle accidents can suffer psychological and emotional distress. According to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, about a third of head […]

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personal injury attorney Dan - February 11, 2019

When Should You Sue for a Personal Injury?

Accidents happen and, as a result, people suffer injuries every day across the states. However, if this has happened to you as a result of someone else’s negligence, you may want to file a personal injury claim against that person or their insurance company. If your injury stems from the actions of someone else, you […]

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personal injury attorney Dan - February 6, 2019

Why Being Honest to Your Personal Injury Lawyer is Important

Hiring a personal injury attorney from Blackburn & Green to help you with your case is the first step in taking action to protect yourself following your injury. However, this is not the most important step you’ll take. The most important thing you should do is be completely honest with your attorney. They cannot help […]

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personal injury attorney Dan - January 29, 2019

4 of the Most Common Causes of Catastrophic Injuries in Indiana

Catastrophic injuries are life-threatening injuries that often result in permanent disability or disfigurement. These injuries are not common, but when they occur, they can be remarkably expensive to treat, and those who sustain them have little chance of living a normal life. Fortunately, with the help of Blackburn & Green, you may be able to […]

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Car Accidents Dan - January 22, 2019

Are There No-Fault Laws for Auto Accidents in Indiana?

No-fault car insurance laws for auto accidents are used in many states. No-fault states work on a system where your own auto insurer will pay for some or all of your losses during an accident no matter who is at fault. Each state’s fault laws are different. Indiana, however, is an at-fault state. The tort […]

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Bicycle Accidents Dan - January 18, 2019

Are bicycle accidents getting worse in Indiana?

Accidents involving bicycles are becoming increasingly more deadly across the country. In definition, those who ride bicycles are often classified as pedal cyclists, or anyone who rides a non-motorized vehicle powered only by pedals. Cyclist traffic accidents are considered to be crashes that involve at least one cyclist and motorized vehicle on a public road, […]

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Truck Accidents Dan - January 17, 2019

Does cold weather increase the number of Truck Accidents?

The onset of cold weather has a tendency to increase the number of accidents. When the temperature drops, ice, and snow usually aren’t far behind. Snow and ice on the roads can make seriously hazardous conditions. While vehicle accidents can happen at any time, trucks and big rigs pose a particular danger. Unfortunately, trucks and […]

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Truck Accidents Dan - November 27, 2018

What are the Indiana State & Federal laws for Truck Drivers?

Big-rig trucks are easily the most dangerous vehicles on the roadways.  All truck drivers have regulations they must follow when hauling freight that is established at both the federal and state levels. Federal Department of Transportation rules are typically focused on the maximum number of hours a CDL operator can drive while on duty and […]

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personal injury attorney Dan - November 21, 2018

How long do I have to file a Personal Injury Lawsuit in Indiana?

In most cases, you have 2 years to file a personal injury claim or lawsuit in Indiana, according to the statute of limitations. In most cases, the period will begin when your injury occurs.  However, in some special circumstances, the 2 year period may be extended. If you have suffered a personal injury, do not […]

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