Switch to ADA Accessible Theme
Close Menu
+

Recent Blog Posts

Whiplash2

Car Accident Neck Injuries

By Keffer Hirschauer LLP |

The human neck is surprisingly vulnerable to injuries in a car accident. Although face and brain injuries garner most of the attention, a bad neck injury can be every bit as immobilizing. Victims can experience prolonged pain and possibly need surgery to ultimately correct the problems At Keffer Hirschauer LLP, our Indianapolis auto accident… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Bike_Senior

Bicycle Safety for Senior Citizens

By Keffer Hirschauer LLP |

Riding a bicycle is an excellent form of exercise, especially for older Indiana residents. Unlike running, cycling is relatively low impact but still gives the heart and lungs a good workout. However, riding a bicycle can be dangerous. Motorists on the road rarely give cyclists enough room to ride safely, and collisions can be… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
CementTruck

Cement Truck Accidents

By Keffer Hirschauer LLP |

With so much construction going on, cement trucks are a common sight on Indianapolis roads. Cement trucks carry wet cement to jobsites, where it is used to pour the foundation for buildings or to lay down parking lots and roads. These are heavy trucks. And when they collide with pedestrians and motorists, tragic accidents… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
RoadRage

Responding to Road Rage in Indianapolis

By Keffer Hirschauer LLP |

Road rage is scary, and it takes skill to avoid physical injury when a road rager is harassing you. At Keffer Hirschauer, we encourage motorists to do everything they can to de-escalate a road rage situation. Below, our Indianapolis car accident lawyer offers tips for how to stay safe during this stressful encounter. Remind… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Rain

Driving Safely in Severe Weather

By Keffer Hirschauer LLP |

The weather in Indianapolis can change in an instant—beautiful skies giving way to drenching downpours or, as we approach winter, massive snowstorms. It is difficult for motorists to know ahead of time just what the weather will be when they put their key in the ignition. Unfortunately, severe weather is a danger to motorists… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
BackPain

Can You Receive Compensation for a Herniated Disc?

By Keffer Hirschauer LLP |

A herniated disc is a particularly painful back injury that many car accident or motorcycle accident victims suffer from. The pain can be so debilitating that some people cannot return to work and they lose out on tens of thousands of dollars of lost income. The good news is that an accident victim can… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Pedest6

Can a Jaywalking Pedestrian Receive Compensation after a Crash?

By Keffer Hirschauer LLP |

Jaywalking is against the law in Indiana—and for good reason. Motorists are not expecting people to dart out into the middle of the road. Instead, most sensible drivers expect pedestrians to cross at the crosswalk when given permission to do so. Someone ticketed for jaywalking must pay some meaningful fines. However, does this mean… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
PI_1

What is a Loss of Consortium Claim in Indiana?

By Keffer Hirschauer LLP |

Accidents affect more than simply the person injured in a car or motorcycle crash. A spouse can also see their life turned upside-down because of the injuries suffered. Fortunately, Indiana law allows spouses to obtain compensation when a husband or wife has been injured in a crash. This is called a “loss of consortium”… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Dashcam2

Do You Need a Dashcam?

By Keffer Hirschauer LLP |

A dashcam is a video camera mounted to the dashboard or windshield. It records whenever your car is running and can capture what happens in front of the vehicle. Police officers often use dashcams, which is why we have video of officers running after fleeing suspects. There are many reasons why a driver might… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Speeding2

What Is Reckless Driving?

By Keffer Hirschauer LLP |

Many car accidents are caused by negligent drivers. These are men and women who are driving while distracted or who make simple errors. Unfortunately, a large number of accidents are also caused by reckless drivers. Unlike those who are merely negligent, reckless drivers appreciate that they are endangering people with their behavior. The problem… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
×

Schedule a
Consultation

protected by reCAPTCHA Privacy - Terms