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November 2017 Archives

Woman wins multi-million dollar verdict over distracted driving

A Texas woman was awarded a $43.5 million civil verdict against a Louisiana-based oil field services company and one of its vehicle's drivers. The jury found that the plaintiff was a victim of distracted driving by one of the company's executives -- who was operating a voice-activated phone while driving.

Louisiana car crashes: The good and the bad

The good news? As recently as two years ago, a study indicated that the number of fatal Louisiana car accidents had decreased by almost 3 percent. This drop in deadly crashes means both you – the driver -- and your family -- as passengers and pedestrians – are safer.