ways you may be sabotaging your workers comp claim

Workers’ compensation benefits are intended to provide a safety net to Louisiana workers who are hurt on the job. Benefits help pay for medical care and lost wages to reduce the financial impact of an injury, but you must be vigilant about protecting your rights...

7 facts about workers comp you need to know

Most Louisiana workers give little thought to their workers’ compensation benefits until they suffer an on-the-job injury. However, understanding this program is crucial to protecting your right to benefits.  Important Information To Know If You’ve Been...

unsafe truck and bus operators change name and keep on truckin

18-wheeler and bus companies ordered to shut down because of safety violations have stayed on the road by changing their name. A study by the Government Accountability Office, obtained and reported by The Associated Press, found that commercial bus companies fined and...

fmcsa requested to identify drivers at risk for sleep apne

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has recommended to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration the implement of a program to identify commercial drivers who are at high risk of having obstructive sleep apnea or OSA and to withhold medical...

csa violations and your personal injury claim

Accidents involving semi-trucks, tankers, and 18-wheelers can result in severe injuries. If you’ve been injured in an accident involving a commercial motor vehicle, CSA violations may support your claim of negligence. Working with an attorney to gather this...