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Hensley Legal Group Is Here for You after a Merrillville Car Accident
For centuries, travel has been essential to Merrillville and its economy. From the historic Sauk Trail to the Lincoln Highway, the city has been particularly crucial to connecting Indiana to its neighboring states, Illinois and Michigan.
Unfortunately, when it comes to car accident law, those connections only complicate matters. Merrillville sees frequent out-of-state traffic, increasing the likelihood of accidents involving individuals not from the Hoosier state. Since every state’s car accident laws are a little bit different, handling a Merrillville car accident on your own can quickly become a headache.
Regardless of whether you’re from Merrillville or just passing through, Hensley Legal Group is here to help after a Merrillville car accident. Our local office makes it easy for us to connect with injured members of the community and fight for the compensation they deserve.
We first opened our Merrillville office in 2014, but we’ve been helping injured victims in Merrillville for much longer than that. Our Merrillville car accident attorneys have decades of combined experience representing those who have been injured in northwest Indiana.
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What Can I Recover from a Merrillville Car Accident?
If you’ve been injured in a Merrillville car accident, you should be focused on your health. That means, as much as possible, recovering physically, mentally, and emotionally.
But there’s likely one other type of loss you’ve suffered: financial loss. Most people find that it’s too overwhelming to deal with the insurance company while trying to recover their health and happiness. That’s why a Merrillville car accident lawyer focuses on your financial recovery while you focus on what’s really important: getting back on your feet.
In the legal world, your losses in a Merrillville car accident are known as damages. There are two different types of damages: economic and noneconomic. Economic damages are easily calculable losses, such as medical bills or lost wages. Noneconomic damages, on the other hand, are much more difficult to quantify, but no less real and no less damaging: things like pain and suffering or loss of one’s chosen career path.
Legally, you have a right in Indiana to recover both economic and noneconomic damages after a Merrillville car accident. But if you speak alone with your insurance adjuster, you’re likely to hear a different story. Many injured victims are tempted to accept settlement offers from the insurance company that only promise to cover their medical bills. But it’s important to know that the insurance company may be responsible for other damages as well.
If you ask a Merrillville car accident attorney how much your case is worth, you won’t get a straight answer — and for good reason. No one can know what your case is worth until you stop receiving medical treatment for your injuries. Only as your recovery comes to a close can you know just how much your damages cost you.
If you’re worried the insurance company isn’t offering you a reasonable settlement, call our Merrillville office or contact us online for a free case review. While we cannot say definitively what your case is worth, our Merrillville car accident attorneys can help you examine all of your options for recovery.
Free Help from Your Merrillville Car Accident Lawyers
If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you shouldn’t have to fight for compensation alone. Our Merrillville car accident attorneys can help. Call us today or contact us online for a free case review.
When you’re ready, give us a call, send us a text, fill out a form, or start an online chat. We’re available 24/7.