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

In New Orleans, the bike scene takes on a life of its own, with groups such as the Big Easy Motorcycle Club New Orleans or the Ducati Owners Club of New Orleans, motorcyclists can be found riding the city streets at all times of the day.   Yet, even though riding remains a favorite activity for […]

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Types of Burn Injury Claims: Causes & Liability 

In the United States, burn accidents are incredibly prevalent. In fact, according to studies by Johns Hopkins, fires and burns are the fifth most common cause of accidental deaths in children and adults and account for almost 3,500 deaths annually. Although most burn injury accidents are minor and only result in minimal pain and redness, burn injuries […]

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The Differences Between Punitive and Compensatory Damages

If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, you may be entitled to recover multiple forms of compensation, depending on the circumstances and the facts of the situation. Yet, although most victims often receive compensatory damages for the harm they endured, there are some cases where punitive damages may be available. […]

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How Whiplash Can Leave You with Lasting Pain and Trauma?

Motor vehicle accidents are a primary cause of most neck injuries, and neck strains often referred to as whiplash. Yet, although these neck injuries happen quite frequently in the United States, too often, they are left untreated or mistreated and result in long-term suffering, pain, and disabilities.  For these reasons, we have prepared the following […]

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Should I Take My Personal Injury Case to Trial or Settle?

Once you file a personal injury claim against someone who harmed you, the defendant or their insurance company will look to pay out the lowest amount possible to you. At some point after you file, settlement negotiations are likely. The vast majority of personal injury claims, especially those involving traffic accidents, settle long before going […]

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How Can a Pre-existing Injury Affect My Personal Injury Claim?

Pre-existing injuries, sometimes called pre-existing conditions, refer to any health issues or bodily injuries a plaintiff had prior to the event that serves as grounds for a personal injury claim. If you are involved in a slip and fall accident, a car accident, or some other event, you must evaluate what pre-existing injuries you had […]

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Common Signs of Truck Driver Negligence 

According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), the agency that regulates the trucking industry, more than 100,000 large truck crashes occur on the nation’s roads and highways each year, including several thousand fatal crashes. Although motorists can cause a treacherous truck accident, truck driver negligence leads to many preventable truck crashes. The law […]

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Seeking Medical Treatment After a Car Accident- Why Is It Important For Your Health and Your Claim

Following a car accident, the scene of the crash is often chaotic and overwhelming. It can be challenging for anyone to think clearly, especially since the shock of the accident and the trauma can make it hard to figure out what is happening to our bodies. Yet, what many people fail to realize is that […]

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Types of Burn Injury Claims: Causes & Liability

Everyone may experience a burn injury at some point in their life, whether through a cooking mishap or touching a hot stove burner. Yet, even though these incidents often result in a minor injury that can be treated with a band-aid and some cooling ointment. Sometimes these burn injuries can leave you with significant scarring, […]

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Pedestrian Accidents in New Orleans

According to the Louisiana State University’s Center for Analytics and Research in Transportation, more than 1,400 people in Louisiana suffer pedestrian accident injuries each year; over 100 suffer fatal injuries. About one-third of these fatalities and several hundred injuries occur in Orleans Parish. New Orleans is famous for its rich culture, music, and food that […]

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