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Head trauma common in motor vehicle accidents

Every year, numerous Louisiana residents end up in emergency rooms with head traumas due to auto collisions. Children, teens, adults -- it does not matter. It happens to them all. When victims of motor vehicle accidents suffer severe head trauma, they or -- if unable -- their loved ones may pursue compensation for any resulting losses.

Distracted drivers behind numerous motor vehicle accidents

Distracted drivers: they are easy to spot and are seen on Louisiana roads every single day. The sad truth about distracted drivers is that, for the most part, they don't think that what they are doing is harmful -- but it is. In fact, distracted driving is behind numerous motor vehicle accidents every year.

Louisiana motor vehicle accidents: 1 critically injured in crash

Louisiana has seen its fair share of wrong-way drivers over the years. Sadly, these individuals cause motor vehicle accidents that often have tragic outcomes. This is certainly the case for a recent collision that occurred in the area of St. Charles Parish.

Louisiana motor vehicle accidents: Man hit by texting driver

On Friday, Oct. 13, a young Louisiana man was out riding his motorcycle when he was struck by a car. The driver responsible is believed to have been texting when the collision occurred. Sadly, this type of distraction leads to numerous motor vehicle accidents across the state every year.

What should victims of motor vehicle accidents do right away?

After a severe car accident, one's head may be left spinning. It can be an emotionally difficult thing to process, and knowing what steps to take right after the fact may not come naturally. Following motor vehicle accidents, whether they occur in Louisiana or elsewhere, there are some steps that everyone should take -- if they are physically able.

Relief for those hurt in work-related motor vehicle accidents

You were going about your normal day. You were in your work vehicle on your way to a job site or already on site when, BAM, you were involved in an auto accident. In Louisiana, those who suffer injuries in work-related motor vehicle accidents may have legal recourse.

Louisiana motor vehicle accidents: 3 dead, 2 injured in wreck

State troopers in Louisiana were recently called to the scene of a head-on collision between a car and a truck. Three people are said to have died in this wreck, and two people were left with serious injuries. When motor vehicle accidents of this nature occur, victims and the surviving family members of deceased victims may have legal recourse.

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