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The Dangers of Fatigued Driving for Hoosiers

Do you know that driving while drowsy or fatigued is just as dangerous as drinking and driving? Find out why fatigued driving or falling asleep at the wheel accounts for 29.3% of serious injury collisions in Indiana a year -those with at least one fatal or incapacitating injury. If you are like most Americans, you [...]

2019-07-08T15:15:51+00:00July 8th, 2019|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Buckle up, Indiana! Click It or Ticket Raises Seat Belt Awareness

Wearing a seat belt not only protects drivers and passengers, this Indiana law saves Hoosier lives. Police are out in increased numbers to enforce Indiana’s mandatory seat belt laws. Participating in the national Click It or Ticket campaign, Indiana law enforcement is working overtime, giving citations to drivers who fail to wear seat belts while [...]

2019-07-08T14:55:40+00:00July 8th, 2019|Auto Accidents, Indiana News|0 Comments

More Indianapolis Drivers Leaving the Scene of Auto Accidents

In 2007, four hit and run auto accidents claim a person’s life in Marion County. By 2016, that number jumps to 20 – and continues to rise. On a Friday night in May 2019, a man is killed on the near west side of Indianapolis. According to Indianapolis Metro Police, a dark-colored passenger car slams [...]

2019-07-08T14:13:38+00:00July 8th, 2019|Auto Accidents, Indiana News|0 Comments

What Indiana is Doing to Lower Percentage of Uninsured Drivers

Ranking eighth among states with the highest percentage of uninsured motorists, Indiana institutes "no pay, no play" laws that discourage driving with no insurance by penalizing repeat offenders. As the average number of uninsured motorists (UM) continues to increase across America, many state governments remain concerned about the percentage of uninsured drivers in their own [...]

Drive Smart and Avoid Nasty Car Accidents

Indiana drivers are more distracted than ever, and we’re not alone. Learn defensive driving strategies you can use every time you’re behind the wheel and avoid an accident on the road. When driving your car on the roads and highways of Indiana, alone or with passengers, driving safety should be your top concern. It’s not [...]

2019-05-03T21:53:19+00:00May 3rd, 2019|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Safe Accident-Free Driving Means Driving Without Distractions

Every day in the United States, nine people are killed and 100 injured in accidents where the reported cause is distracted driving. To help raise awareness of this widespread danger on America’s roadways, government agencies have designated April as National Distracted Awareness Month. What Defines Distracted Driving? Distracted driving encompasses a variety of behaviors that [...]

2019-05-03T21:54:46+00:00April 24th, 2019|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

What to Do If You Sustain Spinal Cord Injury in a Car Accident

Spinal cord injuries resulting from a car accident can affect every part of the body, causing permanent damage or paralysis and impeding the ability to perform daily activities. Every year, 17,500 Americans sustain injuries to their spinal cords. These can be the result of a sports injury, a bad fall or another type of injury, [...]

2019-05-03T21:54:36+00:00April 12th, 2019|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments