Car Accidents

The Importance of Seeking Medical Treatment Following a Car Accident- What You Need to Know and How It Can Affect Your Claim

Car accidents are not only extremely stressful and overwhelming, but they can often lead to catastrophic injuries, debilitating pain, and a slew of other issues that can forever change your life. However, what makes this situation even worse, is that many people avoid getting the medical help they need following one of these devastating accidents. […]

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Can I File a Claim and Get Compensation if I Was Partly at Fault for My Car Accident?  

Some drivers commit such egregious behaviors behind the wheel that when an accident occurs, liability for damages is clear. Yet, many times fault is not as simple as blaming one driver. One or more drivers might be at fault for an accident, but auto manufacturers and other entities could also share fault for a traffic […]

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Car Accidents

The Dangers of Distracted Driving 

Distracted driving is easily one of the most dangerous behaviors a driver can engage in behind the wheel. When you think of a driving distraction, it’s likely that cell phones or texting and driving are the first things that enter your mind. Hand-held cell phones are indeed dangerous driving distractions, attracting attention from federal and […]

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Motorcycle Accidents: Common Types of Motorcycle Crashes in New Orleans and How to Avoid Them 

Operating a motorcycle takes a much more unique combination of physical and mental skills than driving a four-wheel automobile. These motorcycles are not only less visible and less stable than other motor vehicles, but due to their nature, they are far less crashworthy. Consequently, motorcyclists are more vulnerable to deadly and horrific collisions.   Even though […]

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Car Safety: How to Protect Your Child from a Devastating Injury 

There is nothing more traumatizing than seeing your child hurt in an accident. That is why parents will do anything they can to keep their children safe. Yet, even though parents will take all types of safety measures inside their home or when they are out with their children. Quite often, they seem to forget […]

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What Can I Do if I Have Been Injured in a Hit-and-Run Car Accident in New Orleans?

What Can I Do if I Have Been Injured in a Hit-and-Run Car Accident in New Orleans? Car accidents lead to physical pain and economic loss, making them especially stressful when another driver causes them. However, drivers with ethical and moral deficiencies who leave the scene of the accident add extra layers of anger and […]

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Common Causes of Pedestrian Accidents in New Orleans 

Pedestrian accidents are devastating, resulting in catastrophic injuries, immense pain and suffering, and a future filled with many questions and concerns. In fact, pedestrians are 1.5 times more likely than motor vehicle occupants to be killed in a crash. Typically, these pedestrian accidents occur because of negligent or reckless drivers. However, there are other factors […]

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How to Protect your Child from a Serious Car Accident Injury 

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) continues to indicate that car accidents remain the leading cause of death in children. In fact, in 2018, 636 children aged 12 years and younger died in an automobile collision, and 97,000 children suffered some sort of injury because of this accident. Seeing your child hurt in any accident […]

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How Do You Know Who Is Liable in a Car Accident in Louisiana?

In the vast majority of traffic accidents, the driver who causes the crash is financially liable for damages related to injuries and loss. However, some situations exist where accident victims have grounds to claim damages from more than one party. If you have suffered injuries in a car accident in Louisiana, it’s in your best […]

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Car Accidents

Why Purchase Uninsured Motorist Coverage in Louisiana?

A recent study by the Insurance Research Council (IRC) found that more than 12 percent of Louisiana drivers operate their vehicles without auto insurance. This forces drivers involved in an accident with an uninsured driver to absorb the cost of property damage and injuries from the accident. In severe accidents, the cost of property damage, […]

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