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When to Hire an Attorney After a Car Accident

Published in Personal Injury on May 24, 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

Examples of Wrongful Death Cases

Published in Personal Injury on December 28, 2018.

Losing a loved one in an accident is absolutely devastating. The emotional pain can be even more dramatic when you find out that the accident could have been prevented if only proper care had been taken. If your family member was killed as a result of the wrongful actions, careless inactions, negligence, or recklessness of … continue reading

Types of Car Accident Injuries

Published in Personal Injury on December 17, 2018.

Car accidents remain one of the leading causes of serious injuries in Indiana. According to the Indiana Department of Transportation, more than 52,000 people were injured in traffic accidents in the state in 2016. Auto accident injuries come in a wide range of different forms. While some injuries are thankfully minor, many others are severe, … continue reading