What Should You Tell Police At the Scene of an Accident?

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After being involved in an accident, you should always call 911 to have emergency services come right away for medical assistance available and to file a police report. Once police are at the scene, drivers and anyone who witnessed the accident should be open and honest with the officers, of course. But what, exactly should […]

Can a Child File an Injury Lawsuit or Make an Insurance Claim?

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When a child is harmed in a car accident or an incident on property, can he or she make an insurance claim? The short answer is yes, like any individual, they are entitled to receive money for medical bills and other damages. How does a child file an injury lawsuit? Watch our video to learn […]

What Happens When a Child is Killed in an Accident?

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No parent should ever have to face a tragedy such as when a child is killed in an accident, such as a car crash or other cause. There will never be anything that anyone can do to right such a wrong. Our attorneys assist parents and families in dealing with the aftermath of such an […]

Do Drug Companies Place Profits Over People?

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Does the pharmaceutical industry disregard safety in order to boost their own profits? Do they perform sufficient research to ensure people’s safety? What happens when a person is injured due to a drug or medical device injury? Watch this video to find out more on the subject whether drug companies place profits over people by […]

Does a Workers Comp Case Need a Medical Care Analysis?

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In certain workers’ comp claims and cases, a medical care analysis may be necessary. If you have been hurt in a workplace accident, even if you expect to receive workers’ comp, speak to a qualified attorney to make sure all your bases are covered. There may be additional avenues of relief that you are unaware […]

What Does an Attorney Do After a Truck Accident?

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After a truck accident, injured motorists should call a lawyer as soon as they are able. The trucking company will be on the scene of the accident almost immediately to gain control of the evidence and try to place the blame for the crash on the passenger vehicle. Fight back by reaching out to a […]

Do You Need Money for a Personal Injury Lawyer?

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If you are wondering how could have the money for a personal injury lawyer if you have been hurt in a car crash or work accident, watch this video. Almost all personal injury attorneys work on a contingency fee basis. This means that you do not need any money for a consultation or to start […]

Can I Get Workers Comp if My Employer is Self-Insured?

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After a workplace accident, most employees may be required to file for workers’ compensation through the employer. However, what if the employer is self-insured? Anyone hurt in a work accident should speak to a lawyer to ensure all legal options are considered and the injured person receives any and all avenues for financial compensation. This […]

Do You Need a Lawyer for a Workers’ Comp Claim in Louisiana?

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While you do not need a lawyer to make a workers’ comp claim, it is always a good idea to at least speak to an attorney to obtain some legal advice about your claim. If you suffered a serious injury where you may be permanently disabled, of if a family member died in a work […]

Who is at Fault in a Motorcycle Accident?

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How do you determine fault in a motorcycle accident? When a biker is hit by a car, he or she should never speak to the car driver’s insurance agent before first speaking to an attorney.

Is Texting While Driving Legal in Louisiana?

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What happens if a person causes a car accident while texting and driving, or from other forms of distracted driving?

What are the Time Limits to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit in Louisiana?

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There are time limits in every state to file a personal injury lawsuit, but Louisiana has an even shorter time period called a prescription period. Watch this Louisiana attorney explain more.

Should I Hire a Lawyer After a Car Accident?

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Do you really need to hire a lawyer after a car accident? In some cases, yes, in some cases, no. However, almost all car accident attorneys offer free consultations. There’s no reason not to speak to a lawyer to get some legal advice, then deciding whether you want to retain the lawyer or go at […]

Can Seatbelt Failure Cause Injury in a Car Accident?

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Seatbelts are supposed to keep us safe in a car accident. However, defective seatbelts that fail when we need them most can actually cause greater injuries to a person in a passenger vehicle. When this occurs, the car retailer and manufacturer may be liable to victims.

What is Premises Liability?

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Premises liability law is that property owners owe a duty of care to the people they invite onto their properties. They have a duty to make sure the property is safe and free from hazards. When owners breach this duty and a person is hurt as a result, liability will incur.

Is Medical Malpractice the Cause of Hospital Infections?

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Infections occur in hospitals at an alarming rate. Is this just a regular consequence of running a hospital, or is it caused by medical malpractice?

Can You Recover from a Traumatic Brain Injury?

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Some people are able to recover from a traumatic brain injury, although some people may live with the injury and symptoms for the rest of their lives. However, there is hope for people with TBIs to be able to live the best quality of life possible.

What Should a Construction Worker Do After a Forklift Accident?

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Construction workers hurt on the job should always speak to an attorney, even if they are to receive workers comp. There may be additional avenues for relief over and beyond workers comp benefits.