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: […]

Micromobility Devices Injuries Rise By 21%

Emergency departments have seen an increase in injuries due to the use of e-scooters and e-bikes over the past year. In fact, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) reports that injuries associated with these and other micromobility devices increased by nearly 21 percent from 2021 to 2022. These types of injuries have continued to […]

Navigating Worker’s Compensation Claims: Protecting Your Rights After a Workplace Injury

Worker’s compensation laws protect and compensate employees who are injured while working. In Indiana, the Indiana Worker’s Compensation Board oversees these laws. Worker’s compensation is paid for by employers and provides medical, rehabilitation, and income benefits to injured worked. The benefits are provided to help you return to work. If you die because of a […]