Category Archives: Auto Accident
5 Things NOT to Do Following a Car Wreck
A motor vehicle collision can be a traumatic and overwhelming experience. In the aftermath of a collision, it’s important to take the proper steps to ensure your safety and protect your rights. However, it’s just as important to know what NOT to do after a collision. Don’t leave the scene of the collision: Leaving… Read More »
What You Should Know About Spinal Injuries In Distracted Driving Collisions
Spinal cord injuries can range in severity, but they often are debilitating and can result in lifelong disabilities that can include paralysis. In auto crashes in the Shreveport area, spinal injuries are among the most catastrophic injuries that a person can sustain, and these types of injuries can result in hundreds of thousands of… Read More »
What To Know About Red Light Crashes
Drivers who run red lights in Shreveport or elsewhere in Louisiana can be responsible for crashes that result in serious and life-threatening injuries. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI), red-light running happens more frequently than you might think and is responsible for “hundreds of… Read More »
Vicarious Liability In Louisiana Vehicle Crashes
Collisions between vehicles happen every day on Louisiana roads, and the damage to a person and their vehicle can be substantial. If an injured person believes that their injuries were caused by the negligence of another, they have the right to seek money damages from that person for the harm they have suffered. In… Read More »
Soft Tissue Injuries After Louisiana Car Crashes
When a person gets into a car wreck, they may be injured in several different ways. A lot of people think the injuries that a person sustains after this kind of event are immediately visible, like broken bones, cuts and bruises. While these types of visible injuries do happen, some of the most common… Read More »
Rear-End Collisions On Louisiana Roads
There are many different types of traffic collisions, but rear-end crashes are among the most dangerous. Too often, a driver may become distracted and the front of their car will connect with the rear of someone else’s. This can lead to serious injuries, often more serious than in other types of vehicle accidents. If… Read More »
Who Is At Fault In A Louisiana T-Bone Vehicle Crash?
Side impact collisions, also referred to as T-bone collisions, are one of the deadliest types of vehicle crashes, with statistics showing that roughly one-quarter of traffic fatalities in 2019 were caused by impacts on the side of the vehicle. There are several reasons for the increased injury and fatality rate, but if you have… Read More »
Who Is Liable In A Multi-Vehicle Crash?
Louisiana roads see a fair amount of traffic every year, with automobiles, motorcycles, small trucks, and large trucks all sharing the road. However, with so much traffic comes congestion, and with congestion comes crashes. While the majority of car wrecks on Louisiana roads only involve one or two vehicles, multi-vehicle crashes do happen, with… Read More »
What Damages Can I Recover After A Louisiana Car Wreck?
Louisiana has its share of car wrecks on any given day, as roughly 3.4 million locals competed with around 32 million visitors in 2020 for a share of the road. Auto accidents happen for many different reasons, but regardless of why, a Louisiana car crash can cause permanent injury and fundamental changes to a… Read More »
Replacing Child Car Seats After A Car Collision
Car crashes are always stressful and fears can be even higher when young kids are in the car at the time of impact. Even when everyone is physically alright, other worries can appear. For example, you may wonder if the car seats and booster seats you are using were damaged in the wreck, and… Read More »