Uncategorized Dan - December 26, 2019

Review Motorcycle Safety for the Winter

Now that we’ve turned the corner into November, it’s critical that motorcyclists who plan to ride through the winter take some time to review safety recommendations for cold-weather riding. Issues like snow, ice, winds, freezing rain, and poor visibility can wreak havoc with your ability to control your bike and avoid obstacles. Taking a few […]

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fault Blackburn & Green - December 21, 2019

A Wrongful Act May Be Both a Crime and a Tort

Many people know at least a little about criminal law. We know that the state can bring charges against us if we break the law and that we could end up paying fines or even serving jail time if we are found guilty. Fewer people have been exposed to the concept of a “tort,” although […]

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Uncategorized Dan - December 10, 2019

Who Can Recover for Wrongful Death?

Suddenly losing a loved one is an extremely traumatic experience. While there is no way the law can turn back the clock and change the past, it can compensate surviving family members for their losses. As a surviving family member of a person who has lost his or her life due to the wrongful act […]

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tips and tools Blackburn & Green - December 8, 2019

Indiana’s Points System for Driver’s Licenses

Most states, Indiana included, use a point system to monitor unsafe driving. Drivers who receive moving violations are assessed points against their licenses by the Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV). The BMV uses a schedule of points, with more serious offenses receiving higher point values. Point values for moving violations in Indiana range from two […]

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Uncategorized Dan - December 2, 2019

Filing Insurance Claims After a Slip and Fall

Sadly, slip and fall accidents occur every day and cause severe injuries to innocent victims.  Under Indiana state law, an injured victim has two years to make an insurance claim against a property owner in order to obtain compensation for the injuries suffered as a result of a fall.   Due to the complex and challenging […]

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Wrongful Death Dan - November 11, 2019

Causes of Fatal Electrocution

Electrical accidents – and in particular those that happen on the job – can occur for a variety of different reasons. In some instances, an electrical injury can even be fatal. If someone you love was electrocuted in an accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence, you should contact the knowledgeable Fort Wayne wrongful […]

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Uncategorized Dan - November 8, 2019

Boat Accidents Can be Deadly

Boating in and around Fort Wayne can be an extremely pleasant and enjoyable leisure activity. However, sometimes things go awry on the water, such as when a boat recently capsized on the White River in an accident earlier this month, resulting in five tragic deaths. In that particular incident, no one had been wearing a […]

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Truck Accidents Dan - October 31, 2019

FMCSA Violations Can Cause Truck Accidents and Injuries

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is responsible for establishing and enforcing Federal Motor Carrier Regulations. These regulations are in place to ensure that large trucks and tractor-trailers operating on roadways do so safely. Following these regulations helps to ensure that motor vehicle collisions do not occur. However, when truck drivers and trucking companies […]

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personal injury attorney Dan - October 14, 2019

Was Your Child Injured While Walking to School?

Back to school can be an exciting time and can mean new friends, new opportunities, and sometimes even a new school. However, back to school injuries are not uncommon – especially when students are on their way to and from school.  Although there are certain actions that students can sometimes take to lessen their chances […]

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Motorcycle Blackburn & Green - October 7, 2019

Your Options after a Hit and Run Motorcycle Crash

A hit and run can be a jarring experience, and the injuries sustained can be severe. When dealing with such a traumatic experience, it is important to have an understanding of all of your options as early on in the process as possible.  In the unfortunate event that you or a loved one is involved […]

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