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I spent most of my youth on motorcycles and a fairly significant portion of my adult years too. I’ve owned everything from Honda Minitrail 50s to Harley Davidson Dyna Glide convertibles and I love riding them. But as a Baton Rouge injury attorney, I can tell you that some of […]

Deaths due to an automobile accident have continued to rise in the past couple of years. 2016 is said to have one of the highest amounts of car accident-related fatalities ever recorded. In the last two years, there has been a 14% increase of reported deaths due to traffic accidents. It doesn’t […]

You’ve been hurt in an accident involving automobiles, motorcycles, dog bites or burns, and you may be wondering: Will an accident lawyer be worth it? Are my injuries really that bad? Was it my fault? How can I handle so many medical bills? Are the physical, emotional, career and psychological damages worth […]

If you live, work and drive in Baton Rouge, you’ve seen it all.  45-minute commutes across town? Check. Road rage for no reason? Check. People putting their make up on at 50 MPH? Check. People looking at their phone at 70 MPH? Double check. These likely won’t be a surprise […]

Damages After A Car Accident There is an average of 6 million car accidents per year in the U.S. About 50% of all car accidents leave victims with injuries, either minor or severe. Over 70% of all accidents end with property damages to either your vehicle or your belongings. About […]

Safety Tips – Summer Vacation

Travel Safety Tips Summer is finally in the swing as of this week; temperatures are rising in all parts of the United States. Many families will be packing up and heading to weekend getaways and vacations spots. Being prepared for a long journey includes budgeting, car maintenance and having someone […]

The likelihood that a teenager or young adult is involved in a car accident is very high compared to their elders. Most of these accidents are preventable when drivers are following roadway laws and staying focused. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, there are an estimated 240,000 […]

Whiplash Injuries

The term whiplash is used to refer to the portion of neck injuries that involve soft tissue damage to the neck. Soft tissue injury is the more modern term, but most everyone knows the older term whiplash. The most common type of whiplash injury is from a rear-end car accident. […]