Spending Thanksgiving in New Orleans? 10 Tips to Travel Safely


Spending Thanksgiving in New Orleans? 10 Tips to Travel Safely

Thanksgiving in New Orleans is a special time of year. Families and friends come together to enjoy each other’s company, and feast on Thanksgiving favorites prepared in their own kitchens or prepared by chefs at favorite local restaurants. But along with all the festivities comes driving—and lots of it.  The holidays are the busiest time […]

Everything You Need to Know About Louisiana Seat Belt Laws

The first three-point seat-belt was introduced by Volvo in 1959 in the model PV 544. The company’s design proved to be highly effective at protecting passengers during car accidents— so much so that the Swedish carmaker made its patent available to competitors for free.  Decades later, the three-point seat-belt has been used in millions of […]

Does Car Insurance Cover Bicycle Accidents?

When you purchase a car, it almost goes without saying that you’ll also purchase car insurance. In fault states like Louisiana, the right amount of coverage is crucial to protect your assets in the event that you cause a car accident. Not only is car insurance important, but it’s also required by law. In Louisiana, […]

Safety Tips to Prevent Frightful Halloween Accidents in New Orleans

Ah, Halloween in New Orleans. It’s a special day for children of all ages — and one that should only be about fun and pretend frights. As much fun as Halloween can be, the holiday can also be dangerous. The good news is that COVID-19 cases have been going down since last month, which should […]

NEWS: FREE Boxed Lunches and Bottled Water to Ida Victims

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Mike Brandner, Esq.Mike Brandner Injury [email protected](504) 345-1111 Mike Brandner Injury Attorneys Offers Ida Assistance to Local Residents By Giving Away a Semi-load of Bottled Water & 1,000 Boxed Lunches in LaPlace New Orleans, LA (September 15, 2021)— In an effort to help offset some of the devastation caused by Hurricane Ida, […]

Hurricane Ida’s Impact on New Orleans Business

Hurricane Ida was one of the most devastating hurricanes ever to hit New Orleans. According to the Associated Press (AP), the storm has caused at least $50-billion in damages throughout America, with at least $18-billion of those losses coming from Louisiana. At least 20 Louisianans died because of Hurricane Ida–10 directly from the storm and […]

5 Defensive Driving Techniques That Could Save Your Life

These days, there’s a lot of focus on curbing bad driving habits like distracted driving and driving under the influence. Although both of these behaviors contribute to thousands of car accidents and deaths every year, there’s another equally important topic that doesn’t always get the most attention: defensive driving techniques.  The truth is, we can’t […]

JUUL Pod Flavors Discontinued As More Lawsuits Filed

FDA UPDATE: The FDA is still currently reviewing JUUL Lab’s PMTA (Premarket Tobacco Application). The agency has until September 9, 2021 to render a decision as to whether JUUL’s nicotine devices can stay on the market as a safer alternative for smokers. Multiple health organizations have openly called for the FDA to reject the application. […]

New Orleans Back to School Safety

With a new school year rapidly approaching, parents and students alike may once again be anxious about returning to class amid a recent increase of Louisiana COVID-19 cases–including pediatric COVID-19 cases. K-12 public school districts and private schools are once again facing a temporary indoor mask mandate that will be in place until at least […]

What Are the Odds of Dying in a Car Crash in Louisiana?

In 2019, the average Louisiana resident had a 1 in 6,395 chance of dying in a car accident—31.2% higher than the average American. Find out what else you need to know about your odds of being injured in an accident.


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