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Category: Distracted Driver

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

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.

April 1, 2020 COVID-19 Won’t Stop Us From Helping Injured Hoosiers

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January 23, 2020 I Was Walking Across the Street and Got Hit by A Car, what do I do? Will Insurance Cover My Injuries?

Everyday hundreds of people are struck by a vehicle as they’re crossing the street or walking in it. Some in the crosswalk with the walk sign, other in it without the walk sign, and some outside of the crosswalk.

October 11, 2018 The Laws of Texting and Driving

It is no secret that using a cell phone while driving is a dangerous epidemic. States are getting stricter on laws and bringing more awareness to drivers through catchy slogans: Drive now, Text L8r; Phone in one hand, Ticket in the other; Drop it and Drive. Some drivers may think they are “good at texting […]

June 19, 2018 When Aggressive Drivers Cause Car Accidents, Victims Can Often Recover Compensation

Driving in a city the size of Indianapolis can be a frustrating experience. There is always traffic somewhere, and stoplights, stop signs, slow-moving drivers, and other issues can be maddening—particularly when you need to get somewhere in a hurry. Sometimes, these difficulties (or a person’s problems at work, home, or other issues) result in aggressive […]

August 26, 2016 Texting While Driving Deserves the Same Treatment As Drunk Driving or Drugged Driving

Texting While Driving   Recently, an article outlining a woman’s outrage that the person who caused her husband’s death because he was texting while driving would only be given a $500 traffic ticket. Linda Foster broke down outside the courtroom moments after hearing there would not be criminal charges filed against the man who killed […]

January 29, 2016 How To Stop Texting While Driving

William W. Hurst, Car Accident Lawyer – Indianapolis, IN Parents around the country have been asking how to prevent their children from texting or otherwise using their phones while they’re driving for years. Since, according to the Donttextanddrive.com texting while driving increases a persons chances of being in an accident by 23%, it’s a question […]

October 8, 2013 Can A Texter Be Liable If The Driver Receiving The Message Causes An Accident?

William W. Hurst, Indiana Lawyer  Three appellate New Jersey Judges surprised phone owners everywhere Tuesday with a new message:  You don’t have to be texting and driving to get in trouble, you may be legally liable for a crash if you’re on the other end of the phone. In the New Jersey case, Kubert v. […]

October 14, 2011 Drowsy Drivers Cause Injury And Death

By William Bill Hurst It is estimated that each year at least 1,500 people die in automobile crashes related to sleepy, fatigued, or drowsy drivers in the United States.  Each year it is further estimated that some 40,000 people are injured in these crashes.  As it is very difficult to gather the statistics, it is believed […]

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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