Motorcycle Accidents Dan - October 12, 2018

How many motorcycle accidents happen typically in a year in Indiana?

Riding a motorcycle can be exhilarating, but it can also be extremely dangerous. One of the primary reasons for that danger is other drivers. From 2016 to 2017, Indiana motorcycle fatalities increased by 44%, one of the highest motorcycle-crash related fatality increases reported in the nation. Not every motorcycle accident ends in a fatality. The […]

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Wrongful Death Dan - October 2, 2018

What is Loss of Earning Capacity?

When a family experiences a wrongful death, it is an emotionally devastating experience. Should the person who passed away be the major source of a family’s income, they will experience current as well as future loss of income. This is known as loss of earning capacity. Loss of Earning Capacity When compensation for loss of […]

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Burn Injuries Dan - September 20, 2018

Most Common Causes of Burn Injuries

Every year, around 1.1 million people suffer burn injuries that require medical treatment in the United States and up to 10,000 are killed by burn-related infection, according to the CDC. While most burns have a high survival rate, burns are considered one of the most painful injuries you can suffer. Depending on the location and […]

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personal injury attorney Dan - September 10, 2018

What Makes a Personal Injury ‘Catastrophic’?

Every year, many people are injured in devastating accidents that have long-term and even permanent consequences. Many of these injuries are catastrophic in nature, meaning that the individual may suffer from a permanent injury that renders them unable to continue performing normal, everyday activities that others take for granted. In the worst cases, a person […]

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Motorcycle Accidents Dan - August 27, 2018

How to Increase Your Recovery After a Motorcycle Accident

Motorcycle riders are incredibly vulnerable. Without layers of steel surrounding them, they are far more likely to be severely injured in a collision. A 2018 Forbes article notes that almost 5,000 people were killed in motorcycle accidents in 2017. That number represents a decrease over the preceding year, but it also is significantly higher than […]

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Brain Injuries Dan - August 23, 2018

Brain Trauma

A traumatic brain injury is an unfortunate accident that can happen to anyone, and you may be entitled to compensation to achieve a full recovery. If you or a loved one has suffered a brain injury as the result of someone else’s action or negligence, call Blackburn and Green now and speak to an experienced […]

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Brain Injuries Dan - August 21, 2018

What is brain trauma?

An extreme jolt to the head can cause brain injury, whether it be from a bullet or from the blunt force from an object or another person. Brain injury can be mild or traumatic; the Mayo Clinic describes the symptoms of both: Mild brain injury: – Headache – Vomiting or persistent nausea – Brief loss […]

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Slip & Fall Injuries Dan - August 13, 2018

Slip and fall case: Indiana premises liability laws

Premises liability is a legal concept that normally applies to personal injury cases where the injury was caused by some type of unsafe or defective condition on someone’s property. There are all kinds of rules for the standards that apply in premises liability cases. However, with the premises liability laws in a slip and fall […]

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Car Accidents Dan - August 3, 2018

What Information Should Eyewitnesses give about My Car Crash?

One of the most important things you must do after being involved in a car accident is to ensure that there were witnesses.  Witnesses who can testify to exactly what happened and who was at fault can often make or break a case. Of course, you should always immediately get medical attention after an accident, […]

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personal injury attorney Dan - July 23, 2018

What are some basic principles of personal injury law?

Basic Principles of Personal Injury Law If you have sustained injuries or losses due to an intentional conduct, strict liability, or negligence, your claim falls under personal injury law. Before you file a lawsuit to seek justice, you need to familiarize yourself with the legal concept of personal injury.  This article will explore the basic […]

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