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October 2014 Archives

Workers comp coverage for injured Louisiana maritime workers

The Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act provides benefits to offshore employees who were injured or killed in a work-related accident. Maritime workers from Louisiana may be interested in understanding if the LHWCA coverage could protect them and their families in the event of a workplace accident.

Louisiana 3-car crash kills 2, injures 2

A three-car accident on Louisiana Highway 107 resulted in the death of two women. The 67- and 68-year-old women were in the same vehicle, and they were both pronounced dead at the scene. A male passenger in the same vehicle reportedly suffered from moderate injuries in the crash.

Farm tractor causes major accident; driver flees scene

Louisiana State Troopers say they are looking for the driver of a farm tractor whose actions allegedly caused a major collision between two semi-trucks on Oct. 2. The accident occurred around 7:45 p.m. on Highway 67 near the border between Louisiana and Mississippi.