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Are Louisiana’s Workers’ Comp Laws Fair To Injured Workers?

Posted on : May 31, 2019
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Workers’ Comp In Louisiana: What You Need To Know After having suffered an injury at work, you may be at a crossroads as to whether or not you want to pursue filing a Workers’ Compensation claim. You may be under the impression that the claim process will be difficult and that after having put the [Read More]
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Are Rural Workers More Likely to Need Pain Medication After a Workplace Accident?

Posted on : April 29, 2019
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Workplace Injuries Any person could be seriously injured on the job, regardless of their industry or where they work. But it turns out that the way injuries are treated could be different based on where the injury happened. Rural and urban areas all carry risks, but as a person recently hurt, you should know about [Read More]
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What Kind of Back Injuries Can Lead to A Workers’ Compensation Claim?

Posted on : March 6, 2019
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A back injury is hard to diagnose right after an accident on the job in Louisiana. You might not even realize how serious this work injury is until days or weeks after the original incident. Back injuries can limit your mobility or even mean that you can never go back to the physical job you [Read More]
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What Does Opioid Dispensing Have to Do with My Workers’ Comp Injury?

Posted on : February 7, 2019
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If you were hurt on the job, getting treatment and medication could be your only route to recovery. If you sustained significant injuries on the job in Louisiana, you may need to initiate a workers’ compensation claim to recover the funds you need to put your life back together. Unfortunately, for so many people who [Read More]
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Does A Physical Work Injury Lead to Depression?

Posted on : January 25, 2019
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Work Injuries And Depression If you have recently been hurt on the job and are curious about filing a workers’ compensation claim, it is recommended that you retain an experienced attorney to assist you with your claim, particularly given the number of people whose claims are denied during the first round of attempt. Mental health [Read More]
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Why Are More Injured Workers Avoiding Hospital Surgeries?

Posted on : December 11, 2018
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A person who needs workers’ compensation assistance, requires the support of an experienced and knowledgeable attorney. If you find yourself being hurt on the job in the state of Louisiana, you need the support provided by an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer as soon as possible. An experienced workers’ compensation attorney can give you a great [Read More]
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Should You Ever Settle Your Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Case?

Posted on : October 18, 2018
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If you are concerned about obtaining maximum benefits through your Louisiana workers’ compensation case, one common question you might be asking yourself presently is whether or not it makes sense to settle. Being presented with a lump sum settlement offer can be particularly appealing if you were going to have to go through a continuous [Read More]
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Construction Workers and Transport Employees Face High Risk of Traumatic Spinal Injuries

Posted on : October 6, 2018
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If you already work in the construction field, you know you are at risk of suffering severe injuries because of the dangerous nature of your job. But it turns out that the risk of some of the most serious types of injuries may be facing you, making it impossible for you to go back to [Read More]
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What Older Workers Need to Know About Workers’ Comp Claims

Posted on : September 4, 2018
Workers of all ages can suffer a workplace illness or accident that could render them unable to return to work for a short period of time or over the long run. All of these employees deserve to have the insight provided by an experienced workers’ compensation claim attorney. Although it might seem as though workers’ [Read More]
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Posted on : August 9, 2018
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