Who’s At Fault in a Self-Driving Tesla Accident?

Self-driving cars offer a path to the future of transportation. However, there is work to do before self-driving vehicles become the main automobiles on the road. Regulations work to meet rapidly growing technology. And, the technology works to iron out…
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Why Accidents Involving Self-Driving Cars Are So Complex

There’s no doubt self-driving cars are the future, but we still have a few issues to work out when it comes to accidents involving these vehicles. One of the biggest unanswered questions is: Who is at fault when an accident…
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The Evolution of the Law and Self-Driving Cars: Who’s Ultimately Liable?

The futuristic inventions of your childhood sci-fi movies, from video calls to self-driving cars,have all become our reality. However, the laws required to manage complications of these inventions are not fully developed yet. Unlike a Zoom call or Google watch,…
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10 Unexpected Consequences of Self-Driving Cars in the Next 10 Years

There’s no doubt that self-driving cars are the future. With companies like Uber and Google already deploying fleets of vehicles with automated features, or Tesla making partially-autonomous cars available for private ownership, progress in this area is surging ahead. As…
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Can you claim compensation for work-related PTSD?

Work-related mental illness and post-traumatic stress disorder are more common than you might think. Mental Health America's research found 90% of employees report that their workplace stress affects their mental health, and 60% do not receive enough support from their…
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2021 Fatal Motor Vehicle Projections 

Since the beginning of the pandemic in 2020, fatal car crashes have seen a steady increase. In the first half of 2021, a projected 20,160 people died in traffic accidents compared to a 17,020 fatalities projected in the first half…
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The Tort Reform Movement

The tort reform movement started in the 1970s when insurance companies and other large businesses attempted to limit personal injury lawsuits through distrust in the judicial system. In general, tort reform aims to change the civil justice system. This typically…
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Seeking Justice After a Wrongful Death in a Work Zone

Although death is an inevitable part of life, the untimely passing of a loved one due to someone else's negligence can make a tragic situation even worse. While transportation and construction jobs have a higher risk of workplace accidents, on-the-job…
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Indiana’s Most Dangerous Interstates

No road is completely safe from car accidents, but you’ll often find that some roads are inherently more dangerous and prone to frequent car accidents than others. Common contributing factors to dangerous roads include limited visibility, frequent bicyclists, frequent curves…
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Three Types of Product Liability Claims Everyone Should Know

We use and are surrounded by commercial products every day. Sometimes these products can be faulty and lead to severe injuries to consumers. In Indianapolis, you can file a product liability claim to recover the damages, pain and suffering, and…
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Why More Trucking Accidents Occur During the Holidays

The holiday season brings love and joy to so many families across the country and around the world. This time of year also causes a spike in consumer demand and an increasing need to deliver products and goods on time.…
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Indiana Motorcycle Laws

Motorcycles are a cost-effective and efficient way to get around the Indianapolis area. However, to legally ride a motorcycle in the state, bikers must meet equipment and safety gear regulations, traffic laws, and license requirements. Violations of Indiana motorcycle laws…
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The Three Most Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle accidents can be extremely dangerous, even deadly. Motorcycles are involved in fewer than two percent of all traffic accidents, but they account for more than 15 percent of all traffic fatalities. It is critical that drivers pay attention and…
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Facts About Hit-and-Run Accidents in Indiana

In 2019, 13 percent of the total vehicle collisions in Indiana were hit-and-runs. If you were involved in a hit-and-run, you may believe you are unable to recover compensation for your losses. However, this is not true. There are a…
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Best Practices to Avoid a Motorcycle Accident

Motorcycles are inherently more dangerous than cars since motorcyclists have little to no protection against the impact of a much larger vehicle. Due to this, collisions between motorcycles and cars or trucks often lead to more catastrophic injuries. Fortunately, there…
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Top 3 Ways to Keep Your Teen Safe Behind the Wheel

The holiday season is upon us, and October is usually associated with being spooky. The real scary thing is the amount of car accidents that involve teenagers every year. Since October 14th to the 20th is National Teen Driver Safety…
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Indiana Encourages Residents to Own Electric Vehicles

Electric cars are quickly evolving from a futuristic idealization to an everyday norm. As more companies begin to manufacture electric vehicles, their prices have become competitive with standard gasoline cars. There are quite a few benefits to choosing an electric…
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What Constitutes a Wrongful Death Case?

Under state law, wrongful death is generally defined as the death of an individual due to another party’s negligent, wrongful, or careless actions or inactions. Like in many other states, wrongful death claims are subject to certain laws that specifically…
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What are the Trucking Laws in Indiana?

Commercial trucks pose significant risks of severe damages and injuries to other drivers and pedestrians sharing or near the roadway. Due to these risks, several state and federal regulations exist to monitor large semis and the trucking industry. When a…
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Five Common Misconceptions when it comes to Wrongful Death Cases

If a loved one passes away, it is one of the most heartbreaking and tragic moments of your life. If their death is unexpected and occurs due to the negligence of another party, it can make the death even harder…
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How to Proceed Following a Truck Accident Case?

Even the safest drivers can experience a devastating collision if others around them are not practicing safe driving. Accidents involving large trucks typically result in more catastrophic injuries and damages because of the substantial size and weight of these vehicles.…
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Five Best Practices to Prevent Car Accident Injuries

Unfortunately, not all drivers practice safe driving, endangering themselves, other motorists, and pedestrians. When a car operator speeds, disregards safety signals, or otherwise drives dangerously, severe harm and damage can result to other individuals and their property. With the large…
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The Importance of Drafting Estate Planning Documents

This article will describe the importance of drafting the four essential estate planning documents: a Will; a Living Will; a Power of Attorney; and a Health Care Representative. At Yosha Cook & Tisch, we offer a flat and affordable rate…
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Yosha, Cook, and Tisch Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers

We are proud to announce that three of our esteemed lawyers here at Yosha, Cook, and Tisch were named the Best Lawyers 2022! Best Lawyers is a website that serves as a resource for finding the best legal talent around…
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Common Injuries in Slip and Fall Accidents

A slip and fall accident may be a terrifying experience, but it's critical that you know the options available to you. At Yosha Cook & Tisch - Personal Injury Lawyers, our attorneys have won millions of dollars in verdicts and…
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Traumatic Brain Injury – Symptoms, Causes, and Remedies

Did you know that brain injuries are the leading cause of death in people under the age of 20? Brain injuries are also very common for people of all ages involved in car, truck, or bike accidents. Traumatic brain injuries…
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Do’s and Don’ts in a Truck Accident Case

Large commercial vehicles utilize local roads and highways every day. However, due to their size and weight, collisions between trucks and passenger vehicles often result in severe injuries and property damage. If you or a loved one were involved in…
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Autonomous Vehicles on Roadways

As technology progresses forward, self-driving cars are becoming a more common sight and companies like Tesla already have implemented scaled down versions into their vehicles. A study conducted by the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration predicts that by 2040,…
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What are Pain and Suffering Damages?

In most car accidents, damages are divided into two categories: economic and non-economic. Economic damages refer to the actual financial losses an individual incurs due to their injuries, such as medical bills and loss of income. However, non-economic damages, or…
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The Power of the Human Story with Trial Lawyer Brandon Yosha – Settlement Nation Podcast

Attorney Brandon Yosha was recently featured on the Settlement Nation Podcast with Chris Bua and Courtney Barber. Brandon is a break out star in the trial world, receiving a $20 million dollar jury verdict (adjusted by a fault reduction for…
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10 Reasons You Need to Hire an Indianapolis Car Accident Attorney

Every year, more than 38,000 people die on US roadways in vehicle crashes. On top of that, there are an additional 4.4 million people who receive serious injuries in car accidents. If you've been involved in an auto crash, it can completely…
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Find the Best Personal Injury Attorney in Indianapolis

When you’re looking for a personal injury attorney, know that finding the right lawyer to represent you is critical. Like most decisions, it helps if you spend some time doing research and considering your options. This way you can be…
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Arbitration for Motor Vehicle Insurance Disputes

Finding yourself in a situation where you need to file a claim with your insurance company is stressful. Not only have you likely experienced damage or medical attention, but you also have to deal with the stress of getting back…
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