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Experienced Car Accident and Personal Injury Lawyers you can Count On

Whether you are a delivery driver, a long-haul trucker, or running a quick errand for your employer, if you were injured in a car accident while on the job, we’ve got your back.

Your injuries likely have resulted in medical bills, lost wages, pain, and perhaps even major changes to the way you live your life.

It is your right to be compensated for bills incurred as the result of a car accident during your workday. And you need experienced and skilled representation to fight for what you and your family deserve.

Put our experienced car accident attorneys to work for you.

Louisiana Car Accident Attorney

You’ve trained long and hard for your job taking all sorts of driving safety classes, perhaps you even have your commercial driver’s license, which required hours of instruction. You know what it takes to get from point A to point B quickly and safely, whether you’re toting goods or people.

Yet, despite all those hours of mandatory training and practice, accidents can still happen.

Bad weather, poor road conditions, inattentive fellow drivers and vehicle malfunctions can all lead to accidents while you’re on the clock. You are entitled to compensation for your injuries and any work you’ve missed since your accident, and our team of lawyers can help.

  • Trusted car accident attorneys in Louisiana with years of experience
  • Knowledgeable legal staff to help maintain a smooth process
  • Get the right compensation that you deserve with the help of our law firm

Common Types of Car Accident Injuries in Louisiana

Like with any other automobile accident, you or a loved one may suffer from a wide variety of injuries and conditions following a crash, including:

  • Broken bones
  • Whiplash
  • Burns
  • Back and neck trauma
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Dislocated joints
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Vision loss
  • Internal trauma
  • Sprains and strains
  • Missing teeth
  • Death

In addition to physical injuries, you or your loved one may suffer from mental issues that require ongoing treatment. Some of these conditions include:

  • Depression
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Memory loss
  • Mood swings
  • Change in personality

Some of these injuries are easily treated and only temporary, meaning you or your loved one may be able to get back to work and normal life quickly. However, others may be long-term, even permanent ones, which require ongoing, expensive treatment.

Regardless of the type of car accident injury you get into while at work, you deserve compensation for your suffering and our legal team is on standby ready and willing to hear your case.

Other Concerns with Car Accidents in Louisiana

The injuries you sustain during a car accident aren’t the only challenges you may face. There are a variety of other things that must be considered when pursuing your workplace injury case, including:

  • Compensation for pain and suffering
  • Lost wages
  • Time your spouse or caretaker had to take off work
  • Accommodations for your home, such as ramps, lift chairs, or specialized showers
  • Guardianship or supported decision-making
  • Assisted living or nursing home accommodations
  • Estate planning or special needs trust creation
  • Funeral services

Our attorneys can advise you and your family about what types of compensation you may be entitled to.

What to Do If You’re in a Car Accident

If you’re in an accident while on the job, protect your rights to compensation by following these steps:

Immediately:

  1. Call the police. Give the responding officer any details you remember.
  2. Gather information from other drivers and witnesses, including names, phone numbers, insurance information, and makes and models of cars.
  3. Take photos of the accident scene, vehicles involved, and information from the other drivers.

Next Day:

  1. Call our law firm to talk about what comes next.
  2. See your primary care doctor and follow any advice regarding your injuries and recovery.

Moving On:

  1. Continue your treatment, making sure to follow doctors’ orders and don’t miss appointments.
  2. Do not post about your case or accident on social media.
  3. Ask your attorney any questions you may have. We’re here to help!

Our Clients Trust GCJ Law to do The Right Thing

We’ve helped countless workers that were injured in car accidents acquire the compensation they deserve. See what just a few of our clients have to say about the team at GCJ Law:

“If you want a caring attentive attorney, then Scott is your man. He is very aggressive in seeking justice for his clients. I would recommend him to anyone without reservation.” – Martindale Hubbel Review

“Scott is very easy to work with, he gives 110% professionally and personally, we know he is our friend. We would definitely recommend him to our friends and family, Scott works tirelessly for his clients.” – Michael & Tamisa J.

“GCJ will fight for you. They are the most honest, hardworking law firm there is. You become family to them, not just a client.” – Jeremy S.

About GCJ Law

With more than 40 years of combined experience, the attorneys at GCJ Law know what it takes to win.

Our attorneys are focused on getting you the best results from your personal injury cases. You can count on us to advocate and argue relentlessly on your behalf. Our firm is experienced in working with clients injured on the job, guiding them through an uncertain, frightening time in their lives, and helping them come out the other side in a better position than when they called us.

We offer free, no-risk consultations and no up-front payments. We don’t get paid until you do.

Our attorneys work hard for you; tirelessly advocating for your best interests and fighting to get you the compensation you deserve.

Previous car accident clients of GCJ Law have received:

  • $3.7 million in a hydroplaning accident
  • $4.75 million in a wrongful death automobile collision
  • $2.9 million in a car accident
  • $4 million in a motorcycle accident

We’ve worked hard for all these clients and many more. Let us work hard for you.

Other Services from GCJ Law

Our Louisiana attorneys are experienced in a variety of personal injury cases, including:

Oilfield injuries: Even when an oilfield follows all the important safety measures, accidents happen.

Brain injury: Whether it’s from an automobile accident, fall, or other injuries, our team helps you get the compensation you deserve for your brain injury.

Wrongful death: Losing a loved one is never easy, but when it comes at the hands of negligence or malice from another party, you are entitled to restitution.

Construction injury: Falls, burns, and even lost limbs can happen when on the job site.

About Louisiana

Historically, Louisiana has been a melting pot of a variety of cultures, including French, African, American, and French-Canadian. Creole and Cajun cultures grew out of the state, as did jazz music and Mardi Gras. And because of that and many other reasons, GCJ-Law is proud to call Louisiana home.

Our two office locations are conveniently located in Metairie and Shreveport.

Metairie is home to the longest bridge over water in the world, the Lake Ponchartrain Causeway. Whether you have a hankering for gumbo or want to take in the scenery outdoors, Metairie has something for you. And if you happen to be in the area, stop by our local office and say hello.

The third largest city in Louisiana, Shreveport features the Sci-Port Discovery Center with hands-on science exhibits and an IMAX theater. Enjoy a crawfish boil for an authentic Louisiana dining experience.

Helpful Resources

Want to know more about your rights following a workplace car accident in Louisiana? Review these resources:

Nolo
HG.org
FindLaw

Office Locations

Shreveport
7600 Fern Ave.
Building 700
Phone: (318) 865-8680
Metairie
3000 W. Esplanade Ave.
Suite 200
Phone: (504) 475-7100

$23,500,000.00+

Jury verdict in oilfield personal injury

$5,000,000.00

Jury verdict in wrongful death of a pedestrian

$4,750,000.00

Settlement of wrongful death automobile collision

$4,000,000.00+

Bench trial verdict in motorcycle collision

$4,000,000.00+

Jury verdict in action regarding falling luggage from overhead airplane compartment

$3,700,000.00

Jury verdict in single car hydroplaning crash

$3,000,000.00

Settlement of oilfield personal injury

$2,900,000.00+

Jury verdict in automobile collision personal injury

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