Category: Premises Liability
Indianapolis premise liability and slip & fall blog. Here we will provide useful articles of various types of injury information in Indiana.
When someone slips and falls on ice outside of a business, or on a puddle of water inside a restaurant, and suffers an injury, and there is no ice on the sidewalk, or no wet floor sign, what happens? In a lawsuit for a personal injury, this might show that the company was liable for […]
The Known and Obvious Danger Defense in a Premises Liability Case In a premises liability case, such as a slip-and-fall case, the defendant may attempt to make a claim that the accident occurred because there was a known and obvious danger that should have been apparent to the person who fell. This known and obvious […]
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 […]
In a case where evidence has not been preserved by the opposing party, one might have a claim of spoliation of evidence. As defined by Indiana case law, “spoliation of evidence is the intentional destruction, mutilation, alteration, or concealment of evidence – if spoliation by a party to a lawsuit is proved, the jury may […]
For the most part, personal injury lawsuits tend to arise out of isolated incidents where someone’s reckless or careless actions while driving have caused damage and/or injuries. For example, distracted driving while on a cell phone or failing to adhere to proper traffic signs and lights. However, at times, that person’s careless actions can lead […]
When it comes to vehicular accidents and personal injury, there can be a wide range of potential injuries — from minor scrapes and bruises to more severe, traumatic cases.
In the days and weeks following an accident, there can be a lot of things happening, leaving some of the smaller things to fall through the cracks. What are some of the complications that lawyers tend to see in the beginning stages of your case?
So, when you choose to seek damages for a personal injury case, how soon can you expect your case to be settled or taken to trial?
In any personal injury or accident case there’s potential for not only medical expenses that have already been incurred, but future expenses as well. At Hurst Limontes LLC, our specialty is in making sure you receive the proper representation and settlement to help your recovery process go a little smoother. By law, you are entitled […]