The new year has begun and already, Louisiana State Troop F has investigated one fatal crash resulting in one death. On January 6th, troopers were called to the scene of an accident involving a 16-year-old that occurred on LA Hwy 135 in Franklin Parish. According to KALB, Angel Erwin, 16, had been traveling on the highway in a 2006 Dodge Caravan heading south when his vehicle ran off the side of the road. [Read more…] about 16-Year-Old Dies in Crash After His Vehicle Runs Off the Road
Many car crashes often result in a victim suffering from minor to serious injuries, most of which are noticeable right after the impact has occurred. Scratches, bruises, bumps, and broken limbs are all pretty obvious injuries as most are easily identifiable, however, there are some injuries that won’t show up right after the wreck has transpired. We call these delayed injuries. [Read more…] about 7 Delayed Car Accident Injuries You Don’t Want to Ignore
I typed this question into google today. There are some good jokes to be found.
What’s the difference between a lawyer and a leech? After you die, a leech will stop trying to suck your blood!
What’s the difference between a lawyer and a liar? The pronunciation!
How can you tell when a lawyer is lying? Their lips are moving!
The public, generally speaking, does not trust lawyers. I cannot say I am surprised, but I am greatly saddened and disheartened. [Read more…] about Are lawyers trustworthy?
If you were recently involved in a car accident in Alexandria, LA and your vehicle sustained damage as a result, you have probably already contacted your insurer but still have a few questions that need to be addressed. The fact is, while the insurance agent may have provided you with some helpful information, you may not be sure how accurate all of it is. So, to help put your mind at ease, we are addressing some of the common concerns most auto accident victims have following a wreck based on information provided by the Louisiana Department of Insurance. [Read more…] about Top 5 Questions Most Car Accident Victims Have Following a Collision
With the roadways becoming more congested as individuals prepare for the end of the year holidays, it is likely you might find yourself becoming a little frustrated while behind the wheel of your vehicle. The fact is, a buildup of traffic that increases your commute time along with inconsiderate and careless motorists all make traveling on the road much more difficult. Yet, as frustrating as it can be to have someone tailgate you or cut you off just so they can get ahead of you, it is important to stay cool and refrain from engaging in any type of behavior that would classify you as an aggressive driver. [Read more…] about Are You an Aggressive Driver?
After an accident, dealing with an insurance company on your own is difficult. Don’t forget, this is a business to them. The insurance company, like any other business, must make profits. Paying claims doesn’t help their bottom line. [Read more…] about Why do I need a personal injury lawyer?