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Motor Vehicle Accident Lawyers

We Secured $117 Million Against a Negligent Driver—The Largest Single-Plaintiff Verdict in Louisiana

Louisiana Motor Vehicle Accident Attorneys

Fighting for Financial Retribution on Behalf of Accident Victims

The development of motor vehicles have contributed to the fast-paced and productive world we live in today. These vehicles afford us the ability to get to work, stay connected with family and friends, and see parts of the country that we wouldn’t see without them. Not all of the aspects of motor vehicle transportation are positive, though. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported 35,092 fatalities in motor vehicle accidents in 2015. Not even including the number of injured passengers, this is a staggering figure.

Transportation is still one of the most dangerous aspects of modern life, and many people are injured and killed through no fault of their own. At Arnold & Itkin, our Louisiana vehicle accident attorneys work hard to reciprocate the damage accident victims suffer by fighting for coverage of medical and other expenses.

Common Motor Vehicle Accidents We Can Help With

There are many more ways than one to get around these days, but no matter the location or purpose of a motor vehicle, you are still susceptible to injuries while driving them. We can investigate the cause of the crash and begin building an argument for your financial compensation.

Common types of motor vehicle accidents include:

  • Car Accidents
    Most people travel by car daily. This means a higher likelihood of injury or death. Negligent driving occurs all of the time, whether drivers are doing so under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or texting while driving.
  • Motorcycle Accidents
    Though motorcycles have their traffic and size advantages, they are also incredibly unsafe. Two wheels cut stability in half, and if a motorcycle driver does fall, immediate injuries can include brain damage and even death.
  • Bus Accidents
    Public transportation is a significantly safer alternative to individual driving but it still has its dangers. Busses carry large quantities of people and are heavy themselves. When an accident does occur, more people may be injured than in normal accidents.
  • ATV Accidents
    ATVs afford the ability to travel quickly on back roads and in the swamplands of Louisiana, but similar to motorcycles, leave victims exposed to the elements. Accidents can occur as a result of faulty equipment or by the carelessness of another party.
  • Boat Accidents
    Though it may not appear so, boat accidents occur often. Boat drivers do not have the same turning and braking abilities as automobiles and are subject to the possibility of drowning once emitted from the boat into a lake or the Gulf.
  • Truck Accidents
    The long hours commercial truck drivers work and the long distances they travel subject them to fatigue and less attentive driving. Regulations are put in place to promote alertness and responsibility in truck drivers, but often they fail to meet those regulations, resulting in the injury or death of innocent, neighboring drivers.
  • Uber/Lyft Accidents
    Drivers for ridesharing services are not professional drivers, nor are they necessarily tied to their company if involved in an accident. These drivers are independent contractors, which makes the process of determining liability more intricate than usual. Our team can easily navigate the insurance policies of these companies and find who is responsible for your injuries.

Starting Your Louisiana Motor Vehicle Injury Claim

If you were injured in an accident involving any vehicle and feel as though it was not your fault, contact our legal firm today to begin the process of seeking retribution for your medical expenses, pain, and suffering. The Arnold & Itkin team has extensive experience and success in personal injury cases such as these, winning billions of dollars on behalf of our clients.

To learn more about how we can help you, call us now at (888) 493-1629 for a free consultation.

Case Results

Check Out Our Victories

  • $8 Billion Top 3 Largest Jury Verdict in U.S. History Arnold & Itkin LLP tried a Risperdal case against Johnson & Johnson for failing to warn about one of the drug’s most damaging side effects: gynecomastia. Our skill, hard work, and dedication resulted in the third-largest jury verdict ever obtained ...
  • $357 Million Largest Workplace Accident Settlement in Texas history Arnold & Itkin LLP secured a massive nine-figure settlement against a transnational corporation for a workplace incident. The settlement set a Texas record for being the largest personal injury settlement in the state’s history.
  • $205 Million Confidential Settlement Obtained for Numerous Clients Arnold & Itkin reached a record $205,000,000 settlement on behalf of clients after several years of hard-fought litigation. The case settled just before trial was set to begin.
  • $171 Million One of the Largest Confidential Settlements in History Arnold & Itkin worked over the course of several years to represent clients in a case that many other law firms turned down. In the end, we were able to obtain a record-setting confidential settlement of $171 million.
  • $117 Million Largest Single-Event Personal Injury Verdict in Louisiana History Arnold & Itkin represented a pregnant woman who experienced stomach pain and called Acadian Ambulance. The driver of the ambulance drove the ambulance into the back of a sugar cane truck causing the plaintiff's spine to be severed at T4 and for her ...
  • $116 Million Confidential Settlement Arnold & Itkin LLP negotiated a massive nine figure settlement on behalf of their clients after several years of hard fought litigation.
  • $110 Million Record Settlement Achieved for Victims of Defective Products Arnold & Itkin obtained a record settlement for individuals harmed by defective, dangerous products. The result exemplifies our commitment to clients and justice for those seriously injured by the conduct of others.
  • $105 Million Record Settlement for Dangerous Product Victims Arnold & Itkin’s legal team helped represent those harmed by dangerous products. We were successful in recovering a $105 million settlement.
  • $97 Million Massive Settlement Secured for Refinery Workers Arnold & Itkin is proud to share that after months of preparation for trial, our firm was able to secure a huge settlement for clients who were injured in a refinery fire. Find out more now.
  • $92.7 Million Record Settlement for Burn Injury Victim Arnold & Itkin LLP secured a substantial settlement for a man who suffered severe burns in an accident at his job. The settlement set a new record statewide for workers with similar injuries.
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