Industrial accidents, Workplace Injuries What Is Indemnity in a Workers’ Compensation Claim?

When an insurance company “indemnifies” a policyholder, the insurance company agrees to pay for losses or damages due to a particular cause, or to provide a sum of money at the end of a given period. In exchange, the policyholder agrees to make payments as required for the policy, and to obey the requirements of […]

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Workplace Injuries A crane accident took his arm, and he was denied millions in settlement money. Now, his case has overturned an Oklahoma law.

Originally published at Tulsa World OKLAHOMA CITY — James Todd Beason unwittingly became the face of failed legislative efforts to put more restrictions on monetary damages awarded in personal injury cases. The 41-year-old Yukon man was working to move an oil rig on March 16, 2012, in Wheeler, Texas. An employee of another company was […]

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Voted Oklahoma's Best Personal Injury Law Firm

Oklahomans across the state have recognized the Abel Law Firm's unique heritage as a statewide institution. Founded by Ed Abel, and today led by his son, Luke Abel, our personal injury law firm has become synonymous with empathy, compassion, and the highest professional performance serving our neighbors. Our family has sought to leave a profound impact upon the State of Oklahoma. We appreciate that former Governor Mary Fallin recognized that dedication when she declared May 1st "Ed Abel Day."

To be named Oklahoma's Best Personal Injury Law Firm is humbling. We are grateful to have won this prestigious honor. We work every day to earn the trust of those we serve: Oklahoma families who are facing some of the most difficulty days of their lives due to the negligence of others. It is our intention and resolve to continue to be deserving of the faith Oklahomans have placed in our family's law firm. Thank you!

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