What to do if you have been injured in an accident

What to do if you have been injured in an accident

**This segment on what to do if you have been injured in an accident was recorded in 2016 for Boomer TV, now Great Day with Patty Spitler. Hi, folks! I’m Chris Garrison with Garrison Law Firm in Indianapolis, Indiana. We’ve been asked to do a series of segments on...
Wrongful Death Claims in Indiana

Wrongful Death Claims in Indiana

In so many ways it seems almost all death is “wrongful,” at least to those who have lost one who is important to them. As the term is used in Indiana and in most other states as well, there must be neglect or intentional action for the laws of the state to provide...
Attacked by a Dog: What should you do?

Attacked by a Dog: What should you do?

Set up a FREE Consultation People love their dogs. Man’s best friend! There are more than 78 million dogs in households across the U.S. There are local laws just about everywhere that require dog owners to keep their dogs contained on the property of the pet owners....
Motorcycle Accident Cases

Motorcycle Accident Cases

This segment recently appeared on Boomer TV, no Great Day with Patty Spitler on WISHTV in central Indiana. Hi, I’m Chris Garrison with Garrison Law Firm in Indianapolis and in today’s segment I want to talk to you about motorcycle accidents. Lots of boomers enjoy...
Dram Shop: Where is the liability?

Dram Shop: Where is the liability?

Definition: A dram shop is a legal term in the United States referring to a bar, tavern or the like where alcoholic beverages are sold. When is an establishment liable for over-serving a patron who injures someone because of intoxication? Dram Shop: Scenario One...
Living Will or Healthcare Power of Attorney?

Living Will or Healthcare Power of Attorney?

Some people use the terms “Living Will” and “Health Care Power of Attorney” interchangeably, but they are two distinct documents. Living Will A Living Will is a written document from you describing your end of life wishes. The Living Will tells...
Drowning Deaths and Near-Drowning Accidents

Drowning Deaths and Near-Drowning Accidents

Did you know that males, children between 1 – 4 years of age, and minorities are most at risk for drowning deaths? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, ten people die every day from unintentional drownings. Males make up 80% of those who die...
15 Ways A Personal Injury Attorney Can Help You

15 Ways A Personal Injury Attorney Can Help You

If you were recently injured in an accident you might ask yourself, “Should I hire a personal injury attorney?” You might not even know how a personal injury attorney can help you. There are many ways we as a personal injury attorney can help you recover the...
Car Accidents and Summer Injuries

Car Accidents and Summer Injuries

With warm weather tends to come more car accidents as well as other injuries. A likely explanation for the increased car accidents and other injuries common trend involves multiple realities. First, more drivers are on the road. Whether taking vacations or traveling...
What is a Power of Attorney?

What is a Power of Attorney?

A Power of Attorney is a document that lets you delegate financial or health care decisions to another person to make on your behalf. There are three types of Power of Attorney: Limited Power of Attorney Durable Power of Attorney Springing Power of Attorney LIMITED...