Bruno & Bruno
Call For A Free Initial Consultation
504-525-1335
800-966-1335
Review Us

blog Archives

Will self-driving cars threaten the safety of pedestrians?

New Orleans is a city with a significant amount of pedestrian traffic, including both locals and tourists. With so many people walking as a mode of transportation, it is especially important for drivers to be on the lookout to avoid hitting someone. But what if no one is actually driving the car? Then who is responsible?

Did you receive an inaccurate diagnosis in the emergency room?

If you need immediate medical care, you go to the emergency room. And while you will most likely not see your regular doctor there, you will be seen by a team of highly training doctors and nurses. You should be able to trust the care you are receiving, or at least you would hope so.

Alcohol and its influence on a person's ability to drive

Operating a motor vehicle is a serious activity that requires complete concentration. While you no doubt are a driver who gives your full attention to the road while driving, you, unfortunately, can only control your own actions, which partially leaves your well-being in the hands of others.

Accident-prone behaviors that place you at risk for injury

You can't predict what every other motorist in your vicinity on Louisiana roadways is going to do at any given moment. In fact, even if you see potential danger looming nearby, there may be little to nothing you can do to avoid a collision. It's never a bad idea, however, to familiarize yourself with the major causes of motor vehicle accidents resulting in injury because such knowledge may help keep you and your loved ones safe. There are typically five common factors involved in the majority of crashes.

How do you know if you have a valid wrongful death claim?

It is always tragic when a car accident claims the life of an innocent person here in Louisiana. If you lost a loved one in an accident that you believe was the result of the negligent and reckless actions of another person, you may feel both overwhelmed and angry about what your family experienced. It is normal to feel this way, but there could be legal options available to you.

Did your baby experience an injury during birth?

The birth process and immediately after should be a time of celebration and joy for your Louisiana family. However, this feeling of elation may be marred when you learn that your child experienced an injury during the birth that could have a serious or permanent impact on his or her life. Birth injuries are tragic, yet you do not have to face the aftermath alone.

Other days may be just as deadly as the 100 Deadliest Days

Statistics show that if you travel on Louisiana highways any time from Memorial Day through the 100 days that follow, you may be at great risk for a motor vehicle collision. In fact, your chances of getting in an accident increase if you share roadways with teenage drivers during those times. Fatal collisions involving young and inexperienced drivers are so prevalent in the days and weeks that follow Memorial Day that this particular time of year has come to be known as the "100 Deadliest Days."

Was braking distance a factor in your truck accident?

Louisiana readers know that commercial trucks and semitrailers are larger and heavier than regular passenger vehicles, and they know that this size difference is what makes accidents with these types of vehicles particularly dangerous. There are many reasons why truck accidents happen, and one of these is braking distance.