Is Driving a Boat More Dangerous Than Driving a Car?

Statistically speaking, driving a boat is safer than driving a car. Boat operators are 30 times less likely to die in a boating accident than […]

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Is Driving a Boat More Dangerous Than Driving a Car?

Statistically speaking, driving a boat is safer than driving a car. Boat operators are 30 times less likely to die in a boating accident than […]

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Sparklers Aren’t Harmless

Sparklers are a summer tradition, especially for young children. They are easy to hold and less scary than other fireworks, allowing children to participate in […]

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Sparklers Aren’t Harmless

Sparklers are a summer tradition, especially for young children. They are easy to hold and less scary than other fireworks, allowing children to participate in […]

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Does Louisiana Have a Good Samaritan Law?

Emergencies happen, and sometimes the paramedics or police are too far away. If you see an accident where a victim needs assistance immediately or spot […]

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Does Louisiana Have a Good Samaritan Law?

Emergencies happen, and sometimes the paramedics or police are too far away. If you see an accident where a victim needs assistance immediately or spot […]

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Louisiana Personal Injury Lawsuit Reaction

The Biggest Myths about Personal Injury Lawsuits

What do you think you know about personal injury lawsuits? You may be surprised to learn some “facts” aren’t true. Our mission is to help […]

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Louisiana Personal Injury Lawsuit Reaction

The Biggest Myths about Personal Injury Lawsuits

What do you think you know about personal injury lawsuits? You may be surprised to learn some “facts” aren’t true. Our mission is to help […]

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What Happens During the Discovery Stage of a Personal Injury Trial?

After a claim is filed for a personal injury lawsuit, the pre-trial phase known as “Discovery” begins. As the name suggests, this is when both […]

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What Happens During the Discovery Stage of a Personal Injury Trial?

After a claim is filed for a personal injury lawsuit, the pre-trial phase known as “Discovery” begins. As the name suggests, this is when both […]

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Who Is Liable in a Rental Home Fire in Louisiana?

When a house or apartment catches on fire and causes serious injuries or even death, who is responsible? Is it the people living there, or […]

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Who Is Liable in a Rental Home Fire in Louisiana?

When a house or apartment catches on fire and causes serious injuries or even death, who is responsible? Is it the people living there, or […]

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What Does “Standing to Sue” Mean?

Before you can file a lawsuit in a federal court, you must first have “standing.” But what does this mean? “Standing to sue” is the […]

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What Does “Standing to Sue” Mean?

Before you can file a lawsuit in a federal court, you must first have “standing.” But what does this mean? “Standing to sue” is the […]

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Can I Get Compensation If an Accident Makes an Existing Injury Worse?

In order to get compensation in a personal injury claim, accident victims must prove that they were physically harmed by someone else’s actions, or occasionally, […]

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Can I Get Compensation If an Accident Makes an Existing Injury Worse?

In order to get compensation in a personal injury claim, accident victims must prove that they were physically harmed by someone else’s actions, or occasionally, […]

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The Most Common Causes of Burn Injuries

When you hear the phrase “burn injury,” you likely picture the small burns you might get from a drop of oil jumping out of the […]

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The Most Common Causes of Burn Injuries

When you hear the phrase “burn injury,” you likely picture the small burns you might get from a drop of oil jumping out of the […]

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Common examples of slip and fall injuries

What Type of Injuries Can You Get From Slipping and Falling?

When you picture slipping on a wet floor, you may imagine the worst thing that can happen is a sore behind and some bruised dignity. […]

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Common examples of slip and fall injuries

What Type of Injuries Can You Get From Slipping and Falling?

When you picture slipping on a wet floor, you may imagine the worst thing that can happen is a sore behind and some bruised dignity. […]

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5 Easy Ways to Help Your Lawyer Win Your Case

Insurance companies don’t like paying out fair settlements after accidents where people get hurt, which makes it extremely difficult to get fair compensation without a […]

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5 Easy Ways to Help Your Lawyer Win Your Case

Insurance companies don’t like paying out fair settlements after accidents where people get hurt, which makes it extremely difficult to get fair compensation without a […]

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How Is a Jury Chosen for a Personal Injury Case?

While most personal cases can be successfully settled outside of a courtroom, not all insurance companies can be persuaded to do the right thing. So […]

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How Is a Jury Chosen for a Personal Injury Case?

While most personal cases can be successfully settled outside of a courtroom, not all insurance companies can be persuaded to do the right thing. So […]

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What Happens After You Win Your Injury Claim?

We know the sense of relief that our clients feel once a settlement is agreed on, whether it’s pre-trial or after going before a judge […]

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What Happens After You Win Your Injury Claim?

We know the sense of relief that our clients feel once a settlement is agreed on, whether it’s pre-trial or after going before a judge […]

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Does Louisiana Have a Cap on Damages?

Accidents are costly. After totaling up your medical bills, the paychecks you missed while recovering, and your vehicle repair or replacement costs after a car […]

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Louisiana cap on damages

Does Louisiana Have a Cap on Damages?

Accidents are costly. After totaling up your medical bills, the paychecks you missed while recovering, and your vehicle repair or replacement costs after a car […]

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Lump Sum vs. Structured Settlements

Lump Sum vs. Structured Settlements

Which Settlement Disbursement Option Is Better? When you receive a settlement after a civil lawsuit, whether for a personal injury, medical malpractice suit, workers’ compensation […]

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Lump Sum vs. Structured Settlements

Which Settlement Disbursement Option Is Better? When you receive a settlement after a civil lawsuit, whether for a personal injury, medical malpractice suit, workers’ compensation […]

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Lump Sum vs. Structured Settlements
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Why You Should Never Leave a Child or Pet in the Car Alone

When it comes to experiencing heat and humidity, there are few places that compare to Louisiana in the summertime. Everyone who lives here knows how […]

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Child In a car alone

Why You Should Never Leave a Child or Pet in the Car Alone

When it comes to experiencing heat and humidity, there are few places that compare to Louisiana in the summertime. Everyone who lives here knows how […]

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Can You Be Sued if a Trespasser Injures Themselves on Your Property?

Have you ever heard the rumor about a burglar getting injured while breaking into someone’s home or business, and then suing for their injuries? How […]

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Can You Be Sued if a Trespasser Injures Themselves on Your Property?

Have you ever heard the rumor about a burglar getting injured while breaking into someone’s home or business, and then suing for their injuries? How […]

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What is the Difference Between a Tort and a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Here at Dudley DeBosier Injury Lawyers, we’ve helped many Louisianans who have been injured through no fault of their own due to the carelessness of […]

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What is the Difference Between a Tort and a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Here at Dudley DeBosier Injury Lawyers, we’ve helped many Louisianans who have been injured through no fault of their own due to the carelessness of […]

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How Long Does a Settlement Take After a Demand Letter?

When injured victims come to us for help after accidents, they have usually two questions on their minds: how much money are they owed, and […]

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How Long Does a Settlement Take After a Demand Letter?

When injured victims come to us for help after accidents, they have usually two questions on their minds: how much money are they owed, and […]

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Calculate Pain & Suffering - Dudley DeBosier

How to Calculate Pain & Suffering

The purpose of any personal injury lawsuit is to compensate a victim after an accident that was someone else’s fault. The goal, meanwhile, is to […]

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Calculate Pain & Suffering - Dudley DeBosier

How to Calculate Pain & Suffering

The purpose of any personal injury lawsuit is to compensate a victim after an accident that was someone else’s fault. The goal, meanwhile, is to […]

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Wheelchair Accidents

Wheelchair Accidents: What You Need to Know

When one thinks of wheelchairs, one may think of a medical device that is designed to provide independence, mobility, and freedom to some of the […]

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Wheelchair Accidents: What You Need to Know

When one thinks of wheelchairs, one may think of a medical device that is designed to provide independence, mobility, and freedom to some of the […]

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Wheelchair Accidents
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Are Personal Injury Lawsuits Taxable in Louisiana?

Tax season is upon us once again, bringing up a question that worries many of our clients, whether they successfully won a settlement this year, […]

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Are Personal Injury Lawsuits Taxable in Louisiana?

Tax season is upon us once again, bringing up a question that worries many of our clients, whether they successfully won a settlement this year, […]

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Brain Injury Awareness in Louisiana

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

Few injuries have the potential to be as devastating as a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Research continues to teach us more and more about how […]

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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

Few injuries have the potential to be as devastating as a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Research continues to teach us more and more about how […]

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Brain Injury Awareness in Louisiana
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How to Handle Medical Bills While Waiting for a Settlement

When you or a loved one are injured in a car crash, you’ll do anything for a quick and full recovery. For many victims, that […]

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handling medical bills

How to Handle Medical Bills While Waiting for a Settlement

When you or a loved one are injured in a car crash, you’ll do anything for a quick and full recovery. For many victims, that […]

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What to Consider When Choosing a Nursing Home

Ideally, all nursing homes would provide exceptional care. In reality, the level of care offered by nursing homes can vary greatly from one facility to […]

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What to Consider When Choosing a Nursing Home

Ideally, all nursing homes would provide exceptional care. In reality, the level of care offered by nursing homes can vary greatly from one facility to […]

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Holiday Decor

How to Safely Put Up Holiday Decorations

Whether your family goes for a lighter touch when it comes to Christmas decorations, or you prefer to turn your home into a true Winter […]

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Holiday Decor

How to Safely Put Up Holiday Decorations

Whether your family goes for a lighter touch when it comes to Christmas decorations, or you prefer to turn your home into a true Winter […]

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Deep-Frying Your Thanksgiving Turkey – The Safe Way

Deep frying the turkey has long been a favorite method of cooking Thanksgiving dinner in the South, and recent years have seen this cooking method […]

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Deep-Frying Your Thanksgiving Turkey – The Safe Way

Deep frying the turkey has long been a favorite method of cooking Thanksgiving dinner in the South, and recent years have seen this cooking method […]

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Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

If your loved one lives in a nursing home, you may worry about their health and well-being. It can be difficult to trust doctors with […]

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Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

If your loved one lives in a nursing home, you may worry about their health and well-being. It can be difficult to trust doctors with […]

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Tailgating Safety

The days are getting shorter, leaves are starting to fall, and the race for the playoffs is fully underway. Yes, football season is in full […]

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Tailgating Safety

The days are getting shorter, leaves are starting to fall, and the race for the playoffs is fully underway. Yes, football season is in full […]

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Halloween

What Halloween Means for Premises Liability

October is the month when witches and ghouls come out to play, but for all who love a scary good time, an injury is exactly […]

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Halloween

What Halloween Means for Premises Liability

October is the month when witches and ghouls come out to play, but for all who love a scary good time, an injury is exactly […]

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What You Need to Know About Post-Accident Shock

Auto accidents affect victims in many ways. In addition to causing serious injuries, they can also lead to psychological issues that are difficult to treat […]

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What You Need to Know About Post-Accident Shock

Auto accidents affect victims in many ways. In addition to causing serious injuries, they can also lead to psychological issues that are difficult to treat […]

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Louisiana Personal Injury Lawsuit Reaction

The Biggest Myths about Personal Injury Lawsuits

What do you think you know about personal injury lawsuits? You may be surprised to learn some “facts” aren’t true. Our mission is to help […]

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Louisiana Personal Injury Lawsuit Reaction

The Biggest Myths about Personal Injury Lawsuits

What do you think you know about personal injury lawsuits? You may be surprised to learn some “facts” aren’t true. Our mission is to help […]

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It’s Child Passenger Safety Week

Join us in celebrating National Child Passenger Safety Week as we learn more about the proper use of child car seats to protect kids from […]

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It’s Child Passenger Safety Week

Join us in celebrating National Child Passenger Safety Week as we learn more about the proper use of child car seats to protect kids from […]

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Who Are You Actually Suing?

Injuries aren’t just painful—they can also be expensive. If you were seriously hurt through no fault of your own, you likely need extensive medical treatment, […]

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Who Are You Actually Suing?

Injuries aren’t just painful—they can also be expensive. If you were seriously hurt through no fault of your own, you likely need extensive medical treatment, […]

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What to Tell Your College Student About Drunk Driving

If you have a college-aged child, you’re probably worried about their grades, their tuition fees, and their safety—especially if they go to school far from […]

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What to Tell Your College Student About Drunk Driving

If you have a college-aged child, you’re probably worried about their grades, their tuition fees, and their safety—especially if they go to school far from […]

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School Trans Safety Tips

School Transportation Safety

Another summer has come and gone, and that means it’s time for kids throughout Louisiana to head back to school. While your child may be […]

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School Trans Safety Tips

School Transportation Safety

Another summer has come and gone, and that means it’s time for kids throughout Louisiana to head back to school. While your child may be […]

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Truck Accident Injury in Louisiana

What to Expect: Truck Accident Claims

According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, big trucks were involved in 107,000 injury-causing accidents and 4,657 fatal accidents in 2017 alone. Because of […]

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What to Expect: Truck Accident Claims

According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, big trucks were involved in 107,000 injury-causing accidents and 4,657 fatal accidents in 2017 alone. Because of […]

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Truck Accident Injury in Louisiana

7 Glyphosate-Free Ways to Treat Weeds

Glyphosate, the major herbicidal ingredient in  Roundup, has been linked to increased risk of cancer, including non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Roundup is the world’s most popular weed […]

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7 Glyphosate-Free Ways to Treat Weeds

Glyphosate, the major herbicidal ingredient in  Roundup, has been linked to increased risk of cancer, including non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Roundup is the world’s most popular weed […]

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How Music May Affect Your Risk of a Car Accident

Looking away from the road to mess with the radio dial or to try to find the perfect song on your playlist is a form […]

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How Music May Affect Your Risk of a Car Accident

Looking away from the road to mess with the radio dial or to try to find the perfect song on your playlist is a form […]

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What You Need to Know About Dog Bite Laws and Compensation Claims

Dogs have lived with people for thousands of years and hold the storied title of “man’s best friend.” Still, as friendly as dogs can be, […]

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What You Need to Know About Dog Bite Laws and Compensation Claims

Dogs have lived with people for thousands of years and hold the storied title of “man’s best friend.” Still, as friendly as dogs can be, […]

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Electric Scooter Safety for Drivers

If you’ve ever hopped on an electric scooter for a quick trip, you know how fun and convenient they can be. Scooters also help decrease […]

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Electric Scooter Safety for Drivers

If you’ve ever hopped on an electric scooter for a quick trip, you know how fun and convenient they can be. Scooters also help decrease […]

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DDB Dry Drowning

The Dangers of Dry Drowning and What to Do About It

Delayed drowning is every parents’ worst nightmare – death by drowning long after a child leaves the water. Although this phenomenon is extremely rare, it […]

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DDB Dry Drowning

The Dangers of Dry Drowning and What to Do About It

Delayed drowning is every parents’ worst nightmare – death by drowning long after a child leaves the water. Although this phenomenon is extremely rare, it […]

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How to Handle an Injury When You’re on Vacation

Whether you’re an adrenaline junkie or prefer lounging under a palm tree with a cold drink, suffering a serious injury while you’re on vacation probably […]

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How to Handle an Injury When You’re on Vacation

Whether you’re an adrenaline junkie or prefer lounging under a palm tree with a cold drink, suffering a serious injury while you’re on vacation probably […]

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5 Independence Day Safety Tips

5 Independence Day Safety Tips

July Fourth is just around the corner. Many Americans will celebrate with boating, beaching, or backyard get-togethers, but it’s important to remember the unique risks […]

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5 Independence Day Safety Tips

5 Independence Day Safety Tips

July Fourth is just around the corner. Many Americans will celebrate with boating, beaching, or backyard get-togethers, but it’s important to remember the unique risks […]

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Workers’ Compensation Claims

What to Expect: Workers’ Compensation Claims

If you are injured on the job or become ill due to conditions at work, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. Most employers […]

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What to Expect: Workers’ Compensation Claims

If you are injured on the job or become ill due to conditions at work, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. Most employers […]

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Car Accident Injury Claim, Baton Rouge LA

What to Expect: Car Accident Injury Claims

After a car crash, the most important thing you can do to protect your health and your rights to compensation is get medical attention. Even […]

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Car Accident Injury Claim, Baton Rouge LA

What to Expect: Car Accident Injury Claims

After a car crash, the most important thing you can do to protect your health and your rights to compensation is get medical attention. Even […]

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File A Injury Claim, Louisiana

Series Introduction: What to Expect When You File a Claim

A serious injury can happen at any time and to anyone. In 2016, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recorded more than three million injuries […]

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Series Introduction: What to Expect When You File a Claim

A serious injury can happen at any time and to anyone. In 2016, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recorded more than three million injuries […]

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File A Injury Claim, Louisiana
Why Bother Calling an Attorney?

Why Bother Calling an Attorney?

After an accident, you may not be sure what to do next. Do you really need to call a lawyer? How will your injuries affect […]

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Why Bother Calling an Attorney?

Why Bother Calling an Attorney?

After an accident, you may not be sure what to do next. Do you really need to call a lawyer? How will your injuries affect […]

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Pain & Suffering

What Exactly Is “Pain and Suffering?”

When people get hurt because of others’ negligence, they can pursue compensation for the damages they incur, including lost wages, medical bills, and pain and […]

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What Exactly Is “Pain and Suffering?”

When people get hurt because of others’ negligence, they can pursue compensation for the damages they incur, including lost wages, medical bills, and pain and […]

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Pain & Suffering
Stay Safe on St. Patrick’s Day

3 Tips to Stay Safe on St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is synonymous with green clothing, shamrocks, and yes—alcoholic beverages. For many people throughout Louisiana, the holiday is an ideal day to spend […]

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Stay Safe on St. Patrick’s Day

3 Tips to Stay Safe on St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is synonymous with green clothing, shamrocks, and yes—alcoholic beverages. For many people throughout Louisiana, the holiday is an ideal day to spend […]

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3 Tips to Help You Stay Safe This Mardi Gras
dudley debosier burn injury lawsuit

Who Can Be Held Responsible for Burn Injuries?

Burn injuries are painful, disfiguring, and disabling. At Dudley DeBosier, we believe that victims of those debilitating injuries deserve maximum compensation for what they’ve gone […]

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dudley debosier burn injury lawsuit

Who Can Be Held Responsible for Burn Injuries?

Burn injuries are painful, disfiguring, and disabling. At Dudley DeBosier, we believe that victims of those debilitating injuries deserve maximum compensation for what they’ve gone […]

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Don't overshare

Don’t Overshare After the Accident

Insurance companies spend big money every year convincing the public that they’re on their side, but in reality, they’re in business to make big profits. […]

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Don’t Overshare After the Accident

Insurance companies spend big money every year convincing the public that they’re on their side, but in reality, they’re in business to make big profits. […]

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Don't overshare
dangers of frying a turkey

Frying a Turkey? Avoid Danger With These Tips!

What’s Thanksgiving without a plump and juicy fried turkey? It’s a staple of the Thanksgiving dinner table for countless families in Louisiana and throughout the […]

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dangers of frying a turkey

Frying a Turkey? Avoid Danger With These Tips!

What’s Thanksgiving without a plump and juicy fried turkey? It’s a staple of the Thanksgiving dinner table for countless families in Louisiana and throughout the […]

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Wage Loss After an Injury Can Be Catastrophic. We Can Help.

Suffering an injury that was caused by another person’s or party’s negligence is traumatic and painful. You may need expensive medical treatments, physical rehabilitation, and […]

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Wage Loss After an Injury Can Be Catastrophic. We Can Help.

Suffering an injury that was caused by another person’s or party’s negligence is traumatic and painful. You may need expensive medical treatments, physical rehabilitation, and […]

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