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Collision with a 18-wheeler? What are your rights? April 20, 2018

What are Your Rights in a Collision With an 18-Wheeler? 18-wheelers are huge pieces of machinery that can be more than 70 feet long and weigh up to 80,000 pounds. On dry roads, they can chew up to 40 percent more pavement to come to a complete stop than a passenger car. They weigh more…

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Texting and Driving Laws in Louisiana April 13, 2018

Louisiana has finally taken texting while driving seriously. It became a primary offense. Police officers can now stop and cite a driver who is texting while driving. The Opelousas Louis. auto accident lawyers at Morrow Gates & Morrow LLC applaud this legislation. The fine for the offense has been increased too. First offenders can be…

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Ouch! What to Do with Your Workers’ Compensation Case January 26, 2018

Getting injured on the job, or acquiring an occupational illness can put a person out of work indefinitely. Paying both your medical and household bills will become overwhelming quickly. Our workers’ compensation attorneys here at Morrow, Gates & Morrow understand the obstacles that you and your family face when you want to work, but it’s…

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What to Do When You Are Denied Disability January 19, 2018

Every year, millions of people attempt to file for disability each year. However, only 30 percent of people are approved for disability the first time that they apply for it. Many people are denied disability because they do not have enough medical evidence to support their claim. You have to be able to prove that…

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Legal Assistance for Those in Need of Workers’ Compensation January 12, 2018

The workers’ compensation program is designed to provide financial assistance to those who have suffered occupational injuries or illnesses. Unfortunately, many who apply for it are often denied assistance for a variety of reasons. Those who have been unfairly treated by the system will need proper legal representation to help them obtain the compensation that…

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