Posted On behalf of Simien & Simien on Jun 28, 2018 in Slip and Fall
If you were injured in a slip and fall accident on someone else's property, you may have a claim against the owner if his or her negligence caused your accident. For example, if the owner failed to clean up the spill you slipped on, he or she could potentially… Read More
Posted On behalf of Simien & Simien on Jun 11, 2018 in Automotive
Although many people may associate car accident claims as being filed by an injured driver, passengers may also be able to pursue compensation after a collision
However, passengers are often unaware about their rights after a car accident. This includes… Read More
Posted On behalf of Simien & Simien on May 31, 2018 in Automotive
When a vehicle strikes a pedestrian, it can result in the pedestrian suffering serious life-threatening injuries.
To reduce the risk of pedestrian-vehicle accidents, it is important to know and follow Louisiana’s pedestrian safety laws while walking… Read More
Posted On behalf of Simien & Simien on May 03, 2018 in Automotive
If you have been injured in a car accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages and pain and suffering. However, you must be able to establish through evidence that the car accident was the other driver’s fault.
Gathering… Read More
After a work-related injury or illness, you must follow a specific process to apply for workers’ compensation benefits in Louisiana. If you file your claim incorrectly, you may not receive the benefits you are entitled to.
Simien & Simien’s Baton Rouge… Read More
Every day, approximately one in 25 patients contract one or more hospital-acquired infections, according to an estimate from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
These serious, sometimes life-threatening infections can be caused by the… Read More
Workers’ compensation insurance provides compensation for medically-necessary treatment of workplace injuries. However, Louisiana has specific rules on submitting claims for payment, when payments will be made and selecting medical providers.
If you… Read More
If you applied for workers' compensation benefits but were denied, you still have the right to file an appeal with Louisiana's Office of Workers' Compensation Administration (OWCA). If your appeal is successful, you should receive the compensation needed… Read More
Posted On behalf of Simien & Simien on Mar 12, 2018 in Automotive
The delicate bones, ligaments, muscles and other parts of the wrist can be easily injured in a car accident. Wrist injuries may lead to lasting pain and side effects that disrupt your daily life, health and ability to work.
Simien & Simien’s licensed… Read More
Victims of truck accidents often do not know what to do in the minutes and hours after the crash. Unfortunately, this often causes people to do things that hurt their chances of pursuing a case against the truck driver or other parties responsible for… Read More
Simien & Simien, LLC strives for perfection, and we take pride in all that we do. We are proud to have earned a trusted reputation across the United States and we are honored that thousands of clients have sought our representation in their legal affairs. Our firm consists of lawyers licensed to practice in Louisiana and Texas. In addition to these states, we provide representation to clients in various other parts of the country with proper local co-counsel associations. We maintain a trial and appellate litigation practice with an emphasis on serious injury and wrongful death resulting from industrial, vehicular, and other life-threatening or debilitating accidents. The recoveries on individual cases have varied, but we have successfully prosecuted numerous cases where our clients have received multiple million dollar recoveries in serious personal injury cases.
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