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Category: Injuries

Indianapolis injury blog. Here we will provide useful articles of various types of injuries and information in Indiana.

November 9, 2020 What Is Premises Liability and How Could It Affect My Injury Claim?

Premises Liability can play a part in many personal injury cases. These cases mostly involve slip-and-fall accidents but can also be incorporated in other cases. This type of liability concerns what a property owner must do to ensure the safety of those on their property. Simply put, a business owner or property owner must take […]

November 5, 2020 Hurst Limontes LLC Named to Best Law Firms 2021: Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs, Tier 1

Hurst Limontes LLC is proud to announce we’ve been ranked by U.S. News in their “Best Law Firms” rankings for our personal injury practice in Indianapolis. Our attorneys focus solely on personal injury matters and we treat clients like family, which is why we’re considered one of the best personal injury firms in Indianapolis. Not […]

November 2, 2020 Tort Reform: What is it? What Impact has it had? Why do Some People May Think a Lawsuit Makes Them “Sue Happy”?

Tort Reform is something that not many people know about, but can affect them in a personal injury lawsuit and has even led people to question whether or not their injuries are worth bringing a lawsuit over. This is an idea that could potentially reduce the amount of compensation someone can receive in a lawsuit […]

October 30, 2020 Traumatic Brain Injuries From Motorcycle Accidents

Riding motorcycles has a significant risk that people should be made aware of. If someone is riding a motorcycle without a helmet on and gets into an accident, they have the risk of developing a traumatic brain injury (TBI). TBI’s can range anywhere from severe to mild and have different symptoms and long-term effects depending […]

October 21, 2020 Motorcycle Insurance – What’s Covered? What Issues Arise? Why Do I Need It?

Indiana law requires an operator and owner of a vehicle, whether that be a regular automobile or a motorcycle, to have insurance to cover that vehicle in the case of an accident. This is important to ensure the safe operation of vehicles on the roads, but insurance is also important to compensate for any injuries […]

October 19, 2020 What Causes Motorcycle Accidents?

Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents that are Unknown to the General Public Motorcycles are a very common form of transportation seen everywhere, from highways, to state roads, to local thoroughfares. However, there is a reputation that motorcycles have gained as being a more dangerous form of transportation than a car would be because there is […]

September 14, 2020 How Does Weather Affect Liability For Car Accidents In Indiana?

Weather is a major contributor to car accidents. Whether it’s rain, sleet, ice, snow, fog, or some other condition, an estimated 1.2 million car accidents a year are caused by weather. Wet pavement and rain are the two most common weather-related causes of rain. Accidents caused by weather raise an interesting legal problem. Who is […]

September 5, 2020 Reasonable Value

What is the Reasonable Value of the Medical Treatment Necessary to Treat the Injury/Injuries? Looking at the map we have set up regarding damages that are recoverable in an Indiana tort law case, the next section is subsection 5 of Indiana Model Jury Instruction 703, which states: “In deciding the amount of money you award, […]

August 13, 2020 How Does the Age or Life Expectancy of a Plaintiff Factor into Damages?

The last subsection of Indiana Model Jury Instruction 703 is subsection 8, regarding the life expectancy of a plaintiff involved in a car accident. This section deals with the introduction, usually at a trial, of standard life expectancy tables. These tables show the chance of death for every conceivable age as well as the number […]

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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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