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Category: Car Accident

Indianapolis car accident law blog. Here we will provide useful articles of various types of automobile accidents in the Indianapolis, Indiana area.

July 1, 2020 What if I get into a car crash and hurt as a passenger but the driver’s insurance company won’t cover me?

In the recent case of Schmidt v. Allstate Property and Casualty Company the Indiana Court of Appeals said that not only can a passenger make a claim against the driver’s insurance company, but they can sue the auto insurance for BAD FAITH if they are unreasonable (which they almost always are).  This means that a […]

June 20, 2020 Indiana accident injuries: can I file a claim against company of driver?

If you’ve been involved in an accident with a car or truck that is company owned, odds are your personal injury claim is going to be a lot more complicated than just filing against someone’s personal insurance. So if you’ve been in a company-related accident in central Indiana, can you file a claim against the […]

June 16, 2020 Part 3: What’s my Car Accident Claim Worth?

The Effect of the Injuries on the Person’s Ability to Function as a Whole Person? Remember we previously discussed Indiana Model Jury Instruction 703 as our “Road Map” when trying to figure out what a Personal Injury Case is worth. We split the first part of Instruction 703 (subsection 1) into two parts because they […]

June 1, 2020 Part 2: What is my car accident claim worth?

We previously talked about how a JURY will determine what your Damages are after hearing the Evidence in a Car Accident Case. Those Damages are suggested to the Jury under the Indiana model Civil Jury instructions and the Jury is told to consider a number of elements. One of those Elements they are asked to consider is the “Nature and Extent of the Injuries”.

May 30, 2020 Part 1: What is my Car Accident Claim Worth?

The Lawyers at Hurst Limontes LLC have litigated and tried numerous Personal Injury as well as Car Accident Cases and have seen a shift in the number of Judges using the Model Jury Instructions almost exclusively.

May 21, 2020 Difference between truck accidents and car accidents

If you’ve recently been in an accident, you might be looking to file a personal injury claim in order to secure adequate compensation for medical bills, damages, etc. So, are truck accidents and car accidents the same?

May 19, 2020 Who’s at fault in a t-bone car accident?

A t-bone collision, also known as a side impact or angular collision, are among the most deadly and devastating accidents that can happen, and mainly take place at traffic intersections.

May 14, 2020 5 things to do immediately following a car accident

In just the United States alone, over six million car accidents occur each year. Fortunately, however, most only involve property damage. But when you’re experiencing an injury following an accident, what are the first things you should take care of?

May 13, 2020 Determining the responsible party in a car accident

Following a car accident, there are a lot of things that determine who was at fault — various factors like the location and the speed of the accident can all determine the cause and fault. So, if you were injured in a car accident, how do you determine fault and whether you have a claim?

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Our Fees

It cost $0 up front to hire our office. We work on a contingency fee basis, which means you only pay us if we settle your case or obtain a verdict on your behalf.

If we’re unable to obtain a settlement of verdict for you we eat the costs we’ve advanced to litigate your case, which includes costs for ordering medical records, filing your case, hiring experts, deposing witnesses, and many other things.

If we do settle your case or obtain a verdict for you our standard rate is 33% of the settlement or verdict, plus reimbursement for the expense we’ve previously advanced. Our fee never increases like some personal injury attorneys, even if we have to take your case to trial.

Case Worth

As a victim, establishing damages, negotiating with the insurance company, or filing a lawsuit can be daunting and next to impossible without the assistance of an experienced lawyer. As a result, if you have been hurt in an accident, it is important that you contact an attorney as soon as possible to help you recover the compensation to which you are entitled under Indiana law.

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Choosing an attorney that has experience dealing with personal injury law is important to protect your legal rights. If you are trying to recover damages from a business or other type of organization, you can bet that they are going to have a legal team on their side.

Medical Bills

If you were injured by an accident you may be struggling to determine who is responsible for paying your medical bills and holding them accountable. Speak to an experienced personal injury lawyer at The Law Office of Hurst Limontes LLC and learn if we may be able to help.

Recovery

After you have been injured, you are entitled to compensation. The type and amount of compensation depends on the injury, bills, the cause of the injury, negligence/bad faith of the defendant, etc. The attorney you retain can also heavy influence your recovery through knowledge, experience, and dedication. Legal terms and phrases can be confusing even after you retain an attorney. If you have been injured, you may wonder how much your case is worth or what your “damages” are. The worse the injuries, the higher the value of the case and the greater need for an experienced attorney