Oilfield Injuries in Louisiana Where do you turn? It’s difficult to overestimate the oil-and-gas industry’s impact on Louisiana’s economy. Oil and gas operations in Louisiana have a $70 billion annual impact. Of that, the industry supports more than $12 billion in salaries and 320,280 direct...

Every year there are thousands of truck accidents that lead to injuries, fatalities, insurance claims, and lengthy traffic jams. The odds are against you when you’re involved in a collision with a semi truck or tractor-trailer. If you are the driver of a car, riding...

For most people, our homes are our largest purchase and provide shelter for our prized possessions. Owning a home is much more than that: it’s a safe place, where people can be themselves and have a feeling of comfort. Homes are also where people raise their...

There has been substantial continued growth in cosmetic procedures over the last year, and a shift in the types of procedures patients have chosen since the start of the new year. Since 2000, overall procedures have risen 115 percent, and the surgeries are always changing....

What To Do If Your Workers' Compensation Claim is Denied If you have been injured on the job, the first thing you consider is filing a workers’ compensation claim. However, there are many reasons why Workers’ Compensation claims are denied. If you have been denied, the...

What to Do When You’re a Victim of Drunk Driving Let’s talk about a serious problem in Louisiana: Drunk driving. Drunk driving is one of the leading causes of motor vehicle accidents across the country and due to the relatively low cost, and easy availability...

Accidents are an unfortunate burden that no one should have to bare; dealing with insurance companies, time away from work, bills, and more can cause stress and frustration for a person. After suffering from an accident that is potentially life-changing, seeking compensation can be necessary...

When a person suffers harm in an accident that could be caused by someone else’s negligence, that person can be entitled to some compensation following a lawsuit. The United States, fortunately, allows victims a right to their defense if it can be proven that their...

Louisiana has a major oil-based industry that helps to supply the country with regular energy. Unfortunately, to better handle that energy, companies and refineries must use large amounts of complicated machines and vehicles to concentrate and transport the substance. Human error inevitably leads to some...

Through St. Tammany Parish runs the popular Lee Road in Covington. At a little over five miles long, it only takes a few minutes of driving past rows of trees before hitting civilization. With the jaunting shift, it takes a level of concentration to maintain...