Car Accidents

Car accidents are particularly overwhelming. Even minor car collisions can be costly and crushing to the passengers, drivers, and pedestrians. In 2016, the National Safety Council estimated 40,200 fatalities due to car accidents. Our seasoned Auto Accident Attorneys in Lafayette believe that collisions can be...

New Stop Sign on Jefferson Street A new stop sign is set be installed on Jefferson Street at the Main Street intersection on October 29, 2019. If you frequently drive in the Downtown Lafayette area, you are probably familiar with the intersection at Jefferson and Main. You've...

HANDS-FREE DEVICES - DOES IT MEAN RISK-FREE? It is clear that most drivers these days are distracted in some way. They are paying attention to something other than the road, and, as the CDC reports, they are paying a price with increased car accidents. Crashes happen...

CAR ACCIDENT CAUSES Car accidents in the United States, as we know, are very common. The NHTSA reports that the largest single cause is driver error. All of the other “non-driver” causes follow this fact. DRIVER ERROR: Distracted Driving: This includes use of cellphones, (calls, texts) talking...

CHILD CAR SEAT LAWS IN LOUISIANA What do you need to know about car seat safety for your child? Before you get into your car, you want to make sure your child is safely strapped into a car seat. There is no car seat that is...

DRIVING IN THE LEFT LANE. ILLEGAL? You have seen the “Left Lane For Passing Only” signs, and you wonder about how long you can stay in the left lane. You also remember that the left lane was always the “fast” lane and the right was for...

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