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October 2016 Archives

Helping truck wreck victims in Orleans Parish

Semi-trailer trucks seem to be everywhere on the streets, roads and highways of Orleans Parish. These trucks are, for the most part, driven by professionals who observe reasonably safe driving practices. There are a few drivers who don't, however, and even a good truck driver can have a bad day. Also, the efforts of even the most skilled and dedicated truck driver can be thwarted if the driver's truck company does not share that skill and dedication to safety.

Fatal offshore accident statistics are rising in Louisiana

Boating can be a way to earn money and to seek pleasant diversions in Louisiana. However, no matter how experienced a person is or what activity they are enjoying when out on the water, there is a chance that there will be an accident. In the worst case scenario, it will be a fatal offshore accident. Keeping track of trends regarding boating accidents and subsequent deaths can help victims be prepared and understand their circumstances to consider a legal filing for compensation.

Tests indicate rate of Takata air bag product malfunction

The news regarding defective air bags from Takata has grown so common that it is easy for Louisiana residents to become inured to it and perhaps miss important new revelations. Air bag inflators might not have been a significant concern when people purchased their automobiles, but given the number of people who have suffered serious injury and even death as a result of product malfunction of this defective auto part, it is imperative to keep track of new information that arises regarding how and why it happened to determine whether or not it is possible to pursue compensation in a legal filing.

Examining altered consciousness brain injury

When a New Orleans resident is in a car accident, there are numerous issues that can result from it. One that can cause a significant amount of damage is a brain injury. Understanding the different problems that a person can have indicating brain injury after the auto accident will help the victim and his or her family be able to recognize them and seek treatment. In some instances, these problems do not show themselves immediately. With that, it's possible that the family might have missed the chance to move forward with a legal filing to be compensated.