Hurricane Ida’s Impact on New Orleans Business

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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.

Avoiding a Big Rig’s Blind Spots

No one enjoys driving near big rigs on the highway. Some speed up to pass these mammoth trucks. Others slow down to the speed limit and follow behind the truck for a while. Regardless of your approach to sharing the road with big rigs, you should do your best to stay out of their blind […]

Who Pays for Medical Bills After a Car Accident?

Auto collisions not only wreck lives, but they also leave those harmed with the overwhelming concern of how they will get their medical bills paid after a car accident. That stress can also leave you indecisive on whether or not you should just go ahead and file a personal injury claim against the insurance company […]

Summer Heat Brings Rise in Temps and Car Crashes in Louisiana

With the summer solstice on June 20, summer will officially be in full swing within a few weeks. This change of seasons and loosening of COVID-19 restrictions means that more people will be driving on Louisiana roadways. More to the point, AAA is predicting that Americans will take 700 million trips this summer. And as […]

Prevent Accidents & Injuries This Hurricane Season

It’s been nearly 16 years since Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans and surrounding areas, killing over 1,800 people and destroying hundreds of thousands of homes. Although some structural improvements have been made to NOLA’s levees and floodwalls since then, tropical storms and hurricanes remain a significant threat to New Orleans residents, especially those living outside […]

Hurricane & Disaster Preparedness

Ready or not, it’s that time of year again; according to weather reporting agencies we are officially in hurricane season. This means that now through November, there is a chance you may be required to pack up and evacuate at a moment’s notice. Are you and your loved ones ready? Being properly prepared for an […]

 

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