Category: Personal Injury

Traumatized woman suffering from emotional distress from accident.

Being hurt in an accident can cause more than just physical injuries. In Indiana, victims who experience psychological problems after a traumatic incident can seek compensation for emotional distress. Winning money for emotional distress will hinge upon how significant the person’s mental suffering really is. In the past, Indiana courts…

Statute of limitation book with gavel on the side.

Before you file any type of lawsuit in Indiana, you need to know about the statute of limitations that applies to your case. The statute of limitations is a limit on the amount of time that can pass before the right to pursue an action is barred. Criminal cases have a statute…

Attorney Phillip Truitt

Growing up, Phillip Truitt probably spent more time in his parents’ law office than he did in the family home. “This office has been everything to me,” he says. “I came here after school every day, and I’ve worked every job here from janitor to, now, attorney.” Phillip joined Truitt…

Personal injury cases are generally pursued because you need compensation to help you pay the bills resulting from your accident. This means that, in an ideal situation, you would receive payment right away. However, once you contact an attorney, you’ll have to wait through research, discovery, court filings, and more,…

Medic taking care of injured woman with whiplash collar in ambulance.

For the elderly population, falls represent a serious health hazard. A fall can quickly turn into a fatal injury, as many hip fractures result in immobility, which later turns into pneumonia and other bedbound conditions. For this reason, the best option is to seek out ways to prevent a fall…