claims process Blackburn & Green - November 16, 2015

Can the Insurance Company Obtain My Employment Records?

If you are seeking compensation for time missed from work after an accident or injury, you will have to submit documentation of your loss of earnings. Generally, your employer can create a document that will attest to these losses by stating how much time you missed and at what pay rate. This documentation is generally […]

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auto accident Blackburn & Green - November 15, 2015

My Car Suffered Minor Damage; Will This Affect My Bodily Injury Claim?

In an auto-accident, you may sustain injuries and your car may be damaged. Your property damage claim for your car and your bodily injury claim for your injuries will be handled separately. These two claims will resolve at different times and are usually handled by two separate insurance adjusters. Although these claims will be handled […]

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auto accident Blackburn & Green - November 14, 2015

What Documents Should I Gather for My Claim?

After an injury or accident, your priority should be treating your injuries and recovering. While you do this, you may be wondering what else you should do to ensure your claims process is smooth. Treating your injuries may take a few weeks to several months, and during this time you can collect certain pieces of […]

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claims process Blackburn & Green - November 13, 2015

What Is a Medical Lien?

If you are involved in a personal injury claim, you may have one or more medical liens. A medical lien is a claim for financial interest a healthcare provider can place against a recovery in your case. Providers typically file a medical lien against your case if they withhold billing you while you treat your […]

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injury Blackburn & Green - November 12, 2015

What Is Catastrophic Injury?

Injuries in personal injury cases range from minor to severe. Most injuries eventually heal to the point that you can resume your life as usual. While this is the most ideal scenario, sometimes the injuries sustained are catastrophic, causing significant disruption to the life of the claimant. Catastrophic injuries are sudden, unforeseen, and life changing […]

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claims process Blackburn & Green - November 10, 2015

How Will My Healthcare Providers Be Involved in My Claim?

In a personal injury claim, the healthcare provider plays a crucial role. Anyone can claim they are injured, but records from your healthcare provider can corroborate your claim. Before you settle your claim, you will need to make sure your doctor has officially released you from their care. Doctors usually do this when your injuries […]

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claims process Blackburn & Green - November 9, 2015

What Medical Records Will I Need to Submit to the Insurance Company?

Medical records are a very crucial part of personal injury claims. To make a claim for personal injury, you must prove it through records and documentation. The insurance adjuster may instruct you to provide them with any and all relevant copies of your records pertaining to the treatment of your injuries. They may also ask […]

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auto accident Blackburn & Green - November 8, 2015

I Wasn’t Wearing a Helmet; Will This Affect My Claim?

Riding a motorcycle is nothing like driving a car. In fact, this is probably one of the biggest reasons why you ride. As such, Indiana motorcyclists have to follow laws specific to their mode of transportation. Most states have specific helmet laws applicable to those riding two or three-wheeled vehicles. Indiana’s helmet law requires riders […]

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auto accident Blackburn & Green - November 7, 2015

Can I Be Compensated for Loss of Use?

In addition to treating your injuries after an auto accident, you also may be dealing with the damage done to your vehicle. Although it may take months of treatment before you are ready to settle your bodily injury claim, property damage claims are often resolved relatively quickly. However, due to the nature of the insurance […]

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claims process Blackburn & Green - November 6, 2015

Why Is it Important to Keep Record of My Injuries?

If you have been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, you are entitled to full and fair compensation for your injuries. The value of your claim will depend on your injuries, the treatment they require, and the pain and suffering you have and will experience. You may keep thorough records of all your […]

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