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Hit-and-run accident leads to insurance lawsuit


One of the driving requirements for Louisiana drivers as well as drivers throughout the country is to possess insurance. It is actually a violation of the law to drive without insurance. This insurance requirement arises from the reality that car accidents happen rather frequently.

One child killed, another injured in hit and run accident


Serious injury can occur in a hit and run auto accident in Lafayette. Often, catastrophic injuries leave the victim with massive medical expenses or families having to move forward without a loved one.

St. Charles sheriff's office at center of car accident lawsuit


Some car collisions in which Louisiana residents are involved are straightforward, making it easy to identify a path to recovery for the damages and injuries sustained in the collision. Other times, car accidents can involve a number of parties and be extremely complicated.

School bus accident in Lafayette


For a Louisiana parent, sending your child off to school comes with many questions. Perhaps one of the most asked questions is "how will my kid get to and from school?". Many parents rely on public transportation or transportation offered by the school, like a busing system. But like any option, school buses are not always the perfect solution and may not quell parents' fears that their children will be involved in car accidents.

Louisiana residents disregarding driving laws

There are many daily distractions in a Louisiana resident's life. A major distracting pressure is cell phone use. People constantly feel pressure from their friends, family and work to stay connected. Cell phone use is rightfully not always welcomed, however, particularly when it creates negligent drivers.

Louisiana prisoners sue for car accident


There are a number of different individuals and entities that may be responsible and subject to liability for car accidents that occur on the roadways. In particular, a recently filed lawsuit demonstrates that even Louisiana police can be defendants in a lawsuit in which a plaintiff seeks to recover damages for injuries resulting from a car collision. Three Louisiana prisoners filed the lawsuit. It is against the Orleans Parish sheriff's office. The prisoners claim that they were injured in an accident while being transported by the police.

Louisiana man involved in car accident with police officer

With the wave of new technology, there has been a new wave of distractions for drivers. Louisiana drivers, like drivers throughout the country, are constantly checking their cell phones and other technological devices. These distractions cause them to take their eyes off the roads and leads to more car accidents.

Horse race ends in car accident in Louisiana town


Accidents on the Louisiana roadways are never expected. They can arise under a number of different circumstances, including fairly unusual ones. Drivers should be alert when driving in order to respond to car accidents, and also be prepared to follow-up in the event that they suffer any personal injuries in such accidents.

Louisiana man sues Dillard's after car accident

It is not always obvious who may be responsible for an accident in which you may be involved. This is particularly true if you are involved in car accidents with employees, who are acting in the course of their employment or using company vehicles.

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