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Traveling north for business? Tips for driving safely in the snow

Is business taking you out of Louisiana and into the north anytime soon? With much of the northern United States seeing major snowstorms this winter, it's important to make sure that you're prepared to handle the drive.

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.

How do you drive safely in fog?

Driving school doesn't really prepare you for everything. And, even if you're a seasoned driver, you can easily forget how to handle something if you don't regularly face a specific problem -- which may partially be why fog is one of the most dangerous driving conditions out there.