How Long Does an Insurance Company Have to Pay Property Damage Claims

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Insurance companies’ timeline in determining the resolution of a motor vehicle claim relies on the terminology “reasonable amount of time.” As frustrating as it may be, the good news is the law indicates a specific time frame that insurance companies must abide by in fixing a motor vehicle upon a settlement of a claim

Should You Get an Accident Report After a Crash?

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An accident report is typically required for insurance claims or lawsuits, given its official capacity for the accident. It is also essential since it contains information that provides a third party who was not at the scene of the accident to assess what happened.

Do Roundabouts Reduce Traffic Accidents?

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Roundabouts are designed to enhance the flow of traffic for motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians. Roundabouts are also adapted to improve traffic safety by redirecting some of the conflicting traffic that causes crashes to traditional intersections.

What Does “Policy Limits” Mean in an Accident Case?

Today we are going to talk about the term policy limits. What are policy limits and why are policy limits important? When we say policy limits we are talking about all of the insurance that the other driver has, so the person that hits you has an insurance policy. If they are in Louisiana and […]

How Much Compensation Can I Expect for a Broken Bone in Louisiana?

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Being a victim of an accident can be scary and frustrating. Sustaining injuries can cause physical, emotional, and mental pain. Unfortunately, accidents most often occur suddenly and without warning. Without the ability to prepare, victims are left with extensive medical bills, insurance bills, and other post-accident expenses.  If you have been injured in an accident […]

Do You Trust Your Hospital to Have Good Doctors?

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If you have ever been injured and have had to make a trip to the hospital or to see a specialty doctor, you know how frustrating it can be. Trying to manage the pain of the injury, plus dealing with paperwork and payments can cause you to incur unnecessary stress. This stress can build immensely […]

What Happens When You Slip and Fall in a Restaurant in Louisiana?

According to research done by the National Safety Council, slip and fall accidents are the third leading cause of unintentional injury-related fatalities. In 2016, almost 35,000 people died in falls. For some industries like construction and manufacturing, falls continue to be the leading cause of death.  Slip and fall accidents can occur anywhere and at […]

Important Tips for Driving in School Zones in Louisiana

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With the school year underway and the holidays just around the corner, it is imperative that drivers learn and understand the rules and regulations that govern school zones. Drivers can become easily distracted by a number of different things while driving. Cell phones, GPS, and even energetic passengers can pull a driver’s attention away from […]