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What Are Some of the Myths Regarding Louisiana Pedestrian Accidents?

Louisiana is one of the most hazardous states for pedestrians. According to a study by Smart Growth America, Louisiana is fourth in the country for pedestrian fatalities. Between 2008 and 2017, 1, 047 walkers were hit and killed by drivers. Among Louisiana cities, Baton Rouge stood out. It was 12th among the metro areas on the Pedestrian Danger…

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How Are Workers’ Compensation Benefits Calculated in Louisiana?

With limited exceptions, all employees in Louisiana are entitled to certain benefits if they suffer workplace injuries. Workers’ compensation is designed to recompense workers for their losses and help them return to work as soon as possible. Workers can access medical benefits, disability benefits, indemnity wage benefits, and vocational rehabilitation if necessary. If you’re new…

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Avoiding Car Accidents in Louisiana During the Festive Season

As a driver, you need to pay attention to road conditions and other road users every time you get behind the wheel. However, there are certain times of the year when you need to be even more cautious. One such period is the festive December holiday season. Christmas and New Year’s Eve should be spent…

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Are Holiday Parties Covered by Workers’ Comp in Louisiana?

The annual company holiday party is usually a time to relax and enjoy the company of your co-workers. You celebrate the year’s accomplishments and take a break from the usual stresses of work. It may all go well until someone gets hurt. Maybe they get burned by a hot liquid or they slip and fall.…

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How to Stay Safe and Avoid Pedestrian Accidents During the Holidays

How Pedestrians Can Stay Safe During the Holidays

In many cities, December is the time to head indoors since the weather is so frightful. Things are different in Baton Rouge, LA. Even though it’s technically winter, the weather is so good that walking around is still pleasant. Unfortunately, in the lead up to the holidays, there are lots of vehicles on the road…

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What Happens if You’re Injured in a Motorcycle Accident in Louisiana?

What Happens if You’re Injured in a Motorcycle Accident in Louisiana?

If you get into a motorcycle accident in Louisiana, you will probably suffer very serious injuries. These types of accidents are the most dangerous type of all motor vehicle accidents. This is because there’s nothing standing between you and the other vehicle. And, the only thing that can protect you is a plastic helmet. The…

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Are You Guaranteed Damages for Your Louisiana Car Accident Claim?

Are You Guaranteed Damages for Your Louisiana Car Accident Claim?

Some people think that, just because they’re in a car accident, they’re guaranteed damages. This is because we all tend to blame the other driver when we get into a Louisiana car accident. Nobody ever wants to point the finger at themselves. And this is understandable. However, in order to prove damages, your Louisiana car…

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What Happens if You’re Injured in a Truck Accident in Louisiana?

What Happens if You’re Injured in a Truck Accident in Louisiana?

If you get into a truck accident in Louisiana, you’re going to suffer pretty serious injuries. Often times, it’s the person in the passenger vehicle who receives the brunt of the impact. Usually, the truck driver suffers no injuries or at all or, at most, minor injuries. This means you’ll probably have a legal claim…

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Can a Louisiana Car Accident Lawyer Help if Your Claim Gets Denied?

Can a Louisiana Car Accident Lawyer Help if Your Claim Gets Denied?

Most of us will get into a car accident at one point in our lives. Thankfully, most of these are minor. You walk away with a few bumps and bruises. Sometimes, the biggest bruise is the one to your ego. Other times, you aren’t so lucky. If you do get into a serious car accident,…

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Common Injuries of Motorcycle Accidents

Injuries Common In Motorcycle Accidents

Although it can be hot in Louisiana in the summer. It’s still a great time to ride your motorcycle. You can ride along the highway with the wind at your back. It’s a great way to spend a weekend. You and your buddies can get together and even take a trip to New Orleans. A…

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