If you suffered injuries in a head-on car accident in Fishers, Indiana, or elsewhere in Hamilton County, you may be able to hold the at-fault motorist accountable with help from a Fishers head-on collisions lawyer from Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. If we believe you have a case for compensation, personal injury attorney Randall Sevenish can gather evidence, value your losses, and seek a payout on your behalf through an insurance claim or civil suit.
Call (317) 636-7777 today to speak to a member of the Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. team. We offer complimentary case reviews and can help you understand how having a personal injury attorney on your side can protect you.
Frontal Collisions Are Often Very Dangerous
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) calls head-on accidents the most common type of accidents that cause traffic accident fatalities. The IIHS is the leading organization that handles crash-testing and crash-test ratings in the United States.
Head-on collisions can occur in several scenarios, including:
- When a driver crosses over the center line and hits a car traveling the opposite direction.
- When a driver goes the wrong way on a one-way road.
- When a motorist drives on the wrong side of a divided highway or interstate.
- When a driver attempts to overtake another motorist without using due caution.
In many cases, this type of accident occurs because of:
- A fatigued or asleep driver, including commercial drivers.
- Distracted driving.
- Drunk or impaired driving.
- Aggressive driving, road rage, or reckless driving.
- Other negligent acts.
If another driver caused your frontal-impact accident, you may be able to hold them accountable and recover money damages for your injuries, expenses, and other losses. Call Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. now at (317) 636-7777 to discuss your case and your legal options with a member of our team. We may be able to help you secure a financial recovery.
For a free legal consultation with a head-on collisions accidents lawyer serving Fishers, call 317-636-7777
Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. Takes on Personal Injury Cases
At Sevenish Law Firm, P.C., attorney Randall Sevenish and our team have taken on only personal injury cases since the firm’s founding in 1985. We know what it takes to build these cases, document damages, protect victims’ rights, and pursue liability and compensation. We believe no accident victim should have to suffer additional losses because they do not have someone who understands the risks and insurance company’s tactics following an accident.
All too often, we see accident victims opting for pro se representation or hiring a discount law firm following an accident, and we cannot discourage either of these options strongly enough. Without the knowledge and experience we have fighting for the rights of accident victims, it may be difficult or impossible to identify your accident injuries, losses, and expenses and negotiate a settlement that includes them. You are unlikely to have this experience, and so is the jack-of-all-trades lawyer from a discount firm.
To learn more about how working with a Fishers head-on collisions lawyer from Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. may benefit you, call (317) 636-7777 now to talk with a member of our team.
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Seeking Damages Based on Your Losses and Expenses
If we review your case and believe it is strong enough to support legal action, we will identify the at-fault motorist and build a case showing they are liable for your injuries because of their negligent driving behavior. Under Indiana Code 34-51-2-5, you may still be able to pursue and secure compensation if your actions contributed to your accident and injuries in some small way.
Based on the facts of your case, Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. may be able to pursue damages that include:
- Current and future pain and suffering.
- Other noneconomic damages.
- Current and future medical expenses for your injuries.
- Ongoing care costs, as necessary.
- Lost wages and benefits, including diminished earning ability.
- Property damage expenses, including your vehicle and other personal property.
- Related out-of-pocket expenses with proper documentation.
- Wrongful death damages if you lost a loved one to their accident injuries.
- Other expenses and losses.
Act Before Time Runs Out in Your Fishers Head-On Collision Car Accident Case
Per Indiana Code 34-11-2, the victims of personal injury accidents, including car accidents, generally have two years from the date of the accident and their injuries to file a case in civil court. While most car accident cases settle out of court with a just settlement agreement from the insurance company, it is sometimes necessary to prepare for trial and take our argument in front of a judge in a Hamilton County civil court.
If we need to file a lawsuit on your behalf, Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. needs to be prepared to do so within two years of your Fishers, Indiana, car accident. Missing this deadline could mean losing the right to take any action to recover compensation on your behalf. We recommend contacting Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. quickly after your accident.
Call us once your injuries are stable, and we may be able to go to work on your case as soon as we have a good idea of your prognosis and level of recovery.
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Speak to a Member of Our Fishers Head-On Collisions Car Accident Team
You can discuss your Fishers car accident with a member of the Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. team who works on cases in Hamilton County and other nearby areas. Our consultations are free and include a case evaluation. In addition, we handle these cases on a contingency basis. You will not owe us attorney’s fees unless we secure a financial recovery for you and your family.
The first step in getting a Fishers head-on collisions lawyer from Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. to handle your car accident case is to reach out for a case evaluation. Call (317) 636-7777 now to get started.