If your vehicle is totaled in an accident or stolen, your collision and comprehensive insurance coverage will only cover the car’s current fair market value.
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.
The legal community in Indiana, specifically those involved in both sides of personal injury cases, has been enthralled in a lively debate concerning whether Defendants should be able to admit Plaintiff’s medical bills when the Plaintiff him/herself isn’t claiming medical expenses as part of their damages. Of course, this debate didn’t arise out of thin […]
When a car accident happens, it’s necessary to establish who was at fault because that party will be liable for the damages they caused. These damages may include personal injuries and property damage. Often those who were involved in the accident or witness to the accident will know who was responsible. However, sometimes, a victim […]
With new technology booming and smart phones getting smarter, consumers can use their phone for nearly anything – locking/unlocking doors, adjusting their thermostat at home, pay for items with apple pay, deposit checks into bank accounts, etc. Most of the time, these actions become second nature and make our lives so much easier. Insurance companies […]
Were you in a car accident that was not your fault? If the police report and insurance companies deemed the other driver at fault in your accident, you are entitled to compensation for your losses. This process, however, isn’t always straightforward. What happens if the insurance company has issued a settlement offer and it’s significantly […]
With new technology booming and smart phones getting smarter, consumers can use their phone for nearly anything – locking/unlocking doors, adjusting their thermostat at home, paying for items with apple pay, depositing checks into bank accounts, etc. Most of the time, these actions become second nature and make our lives so much easier. Insurance companies […]
Once a law suit is filed, both an insured and insurer have obligations to fulfill under their policy agreement. Indiana law recognizes the validity of cooperation clauses and an insured’s breach of that clause can preclude recovery under the policy. This can be worrisome for injured plaintiff’s dealing with a non-compliant defendant. There are three […]
Vehicles owners should be aware of “GAP” (Guaranteed Auto Protection) insurance when buying their vehicles. Simply put, gap insurance pays the difference between the amount owed on your car loan and the car’s current estimated value. If your vehicle is totaled in an accident or stolen, your collision and comprehensive coverage will only cover the […]
After a car accident most drivers are concerned their auto insurance premiums will increase. This can be particularly concerning when a driver that did not cause the accident ends up paying more for insurance. There are a few things not at-fault drivers involved in an accident should understand. Many factors influence an insurance company’s decision […]