The Hazards of Home Heating Equipment

Keeping your home comfortably warm during the winter months often requires the use of home heating equipment such as furnaces, fireplaces, or space heaters. Taking proper safety precautions while keeping your home warm this winter can help you and your family stay safe. Portable Heaters The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimates that portable […]

Reporting Elder Abuse in Indiana

Elder abuse is an intentional act or failure to act by a caregiver (or another individual in a relationship that involves an expectation of trust) that causes or creates a risk of harm to an older adult. Unfortunately, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that approximately 10% of adults age 60 and […]

15 Common Personal Injury Terms

Every industry has specific terminology, and law is certainly no exception. Here are 15 common personal injury terms and brief definitions. Personal injury: Any harm/damage to a person that occurs because of another party’s negligence or intentional actions. Liability: Legal responsibility for actions or omissions that lead to harm or injury to another individual. Negligence: […]