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Determining Liability for a Merging Accident

Merging onto the freeway or another busy road is a high-level driving technique that requires a driver to maintain the speed of traffic and pay close attention when approaching multiple lanes of traffic. Unfortunately, many drivers do not know how to… Read More

How an Attorney Determines the Value of Your Truck Accident Claim

A truck accident can cause serious injuries that require surgery and lengthy rehabilitation. When this happens, you may be wondering what your claim is worth during the recovery process. Truck accident claims can help you obtain compensation for your… Read More

Simien & Simien Nominated for Best of the Teche Award for 2019

We are pleased to announce that our firm has been nominated again for The Daily Iberian’s 24th annual Best of Teche Reader’s Choice Awards. These awards honors local businesses throughout New Iberia for the phenomenal services they provide. At Simien… Read More

Pre-Existing Conditions and Personal Injury Claims

There is high probability that an accident can further aggravate and cause harm to your pre-existing condition. Unfortunately, most insurance companies do not have this in mind when determining the value of damages. Insurance companies frequently try… Read More

Timeline of Filing a Personal Injury Lawsuit

If you have been injured in an accident caused by another person’s negligence, you may be considering filing a personal injury lawsuit. Though every case is unique, there are some core elements that will likely be involved. Below, we outline the process… Read More

How Are Car Accident Damages Measured?

Car collisions are expensive, victims face bills for everything from medical treatment to car repairs. If you have been involved in a car accident you may be considering seeking compensation for the damages you incurred. Below, you can find out what… Read More

What Not to Do After a Car Accident

Car accidents take us by surprise. They are shocking events that may leave us shaken up and unsure of what to do. This is why it is so easy to make various mistakes after a car accident. If you or a loved one has experienced an injury after a car accident,… Read More

Can I File a Damages Claim if I am Partially at Fault in an Accident?

If you have been involved in an accident that you partially caused, there is still a chance that you may be able to recover damages. Learn about the comparative fault law in Louisiana and see how it may affect your car accident case. The Baton Rouge… Read More

Court of Appeals Upholds Wrongful Death Jury Verdict for Parents of Children Killed in Crash

Louisiana’s First Circuit Court of Appeals heard an appeal of a $4.4 million wrongful death jury verdict in a case brought by the Lanus family, whose children (nine-year-old Sarai Lanus and six-year-old Daylon Lanus) were killed in a 2014 car accident… Read More

Why It Is So Important to Follow Doctor’s Orders After a Car Accident Injury

You have probably heard that it is critical to seek medical care immediately after a car accident. What you may not have heard is how important it is to follow the doctor’s orders and attend follow-up appointments. Viable car accident claims can fall… Read More

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