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Elements of a Wrongful Death Case

Published in Personal Injury on January 30, 2020.

Wrongful death is when someone is killed because of someone else’s wrongful act or omission.  When a wrongful death occurs, the deceased person’s loved ones have the right to seek monetary compensation. The rules about who can bring a wrongful death claim and what kind of damages are available vary significantly from state to state. … continue reading

Common T-Bone Car Accident Injuries

Published in Personal Injury on January 30, 2020.

When one car crashes into the side of another car, it is commonly called a T-bone accident. This is also called a broadside or side-impact collision. Injuries resulting from these accidents can be serious. In fact, T-bone car accidents are one of the deadliest types of car accidents. What Causes Side Impact Collision Injuries? T-bone … continue reading

When to Hire an Attorney After a Car Accident

Published in Personal Injury on November 29, 2019.

An Experienced Personal Injury Attorney Can Help with Your Insurance Claim If you’re facing injuries from a car accident due to the negligence of another driver, you have rights. You need to be sure to protect those rights. While compensation won’t take away your injuries, it will reduce your financial burden. After you get medical … continue reading

Hospital Liens, Health Insurance Subrogation Claims, and Personal Injury Settlements

Published in Personal Injury on May 23, 2019.

There is no doubt that being involved in an accident that results in personal injuries can be expensive. To be sure, healthcare costs alone often total into the tens of thousands of dollars, or even into the hundreds of thousands of dollars depending upon the severity of the injury. While these expenses may be covered … continue reading

What Is the Average Car Accident Settlement in Indianapolis?

Published in Personal Injury on May 23, 2019.

Motor vehicle accidents aren’t just traumatizing, but expensive, too. Indeed, from medical expenses to property damage expenses to lost wages to legal expenses and more, you may be looking at costs totaling thousands of dollars, if not tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars. In order to seek compensation for these expenses and your damages, … continue reading

Elements of a Premises Liability Claim

Published in Personal Injury on April 10, 2019.

Property owners owe certain duties to people who visit their land, and any failure to exercise proper care could make the landowner liable in a premises liability claim. At Eskew Law, we have helped many people who have slipped and fallen or been injured in other ways at businesses and on private property. To bring … continue reading

What is a Personal Injury Claim?

Published in Personal Injury on April 9, 2019.

Accidents happen, and when they do someone usually gets hurt. At Eskew Law, we are experienced personal injury lawyers who have been helping people receive compensation for decades. One question many of our clients have is, “What is a personal injury claim?” Put simply, personal injury is an area of law that deals with injuries … continue reading

What to Do after a Hit and Run in Indianapolis

Published in Personal Injury on April 3, 2019.

As a leading car accident law firm, we routinely receive emails and phone calls from people stating, “I was involved in a hit and run accident, what now?” This question is perfectly reasonable. After a hit and run, you probably are quite shaken up and don’t know what to do. Fortunately, there are steps you … continue reading

How Long Does a Personal Injury Lawsuit Take?

Published in Personal Injury on January 15, 2019.

Guide [2019] | Personal Injury Process After an accident, many victims are shocked by the expenses that suddenly start piling up. In addition to pricey medical care, they also have to repair any damaged property (like their vehicle) and often need to arrange to have someone clean their home and cook their meals. If their … continue reading

5 Tips when Hiring the Best Personal Injury Lawyer

Published in Personal Injury on January 3, 2019.

Nothing is more critical after an accident than your choice of a personal injury attorney. A good attorney can construct a solid case for compensation and negotiate a very favorable settlement. A good personal injury lawyer should also be prepared to go into court and defend your rights, if necessary. An inexperienced personal injury attorney, … continue reading