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Summer Safety Tips to Avoid Causing Accidents

Summer is a season many look forward to simply for the exciting opportunities it offers, such as vacations, trips, relaxation, sports, and various outdoor activities. However, with the rise of outdoor ...
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5 Common Causes of Distracted Driving Accidents

Distracted driving has quickly become known as one of the biggest dangers on the road, injuring more than 1,000 people each day in the U.S. In Louisiana alone, 722 fatal car crashes occurred in 2012, ...
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Attorney Morris Supports Bossier's "Shop with a Cop" Program

The team at Morris, Dewett & Savoie, LLC is proud to call Shreveport home. In addition to providing outstanding legal services, the firm strives to play an active role in supporting local ...
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Questions to Ask to Find the Best Personal Injury Attorney

In many cases, your chances of securing a fair settlement after suffering an injury at the hands of a negligent party will be directly dependent on the skills and creativity of the attorney handling ...
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What to Always Carry in Your Car in the Case of a Car Wreck

Driving can be dangerous. The more time you spend on the road, the more likely it is that an accident will eventually occur. Breaking down only to realize that your spare tire is flat or you ...
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Attorney Trey Morris Donates to Local Shreveport Schools

In addition to providing top-quality legal representation, the team of Shreveport personal injury lawyers at Morris, Dewett & Savoie LLC are passionate supporters of various charitable endeavors ...
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Attorney Morris Acts as Benefactor to Temple of the Vision Church

Attorney Trey Morris of Morris, Dewett & Savoie, LLC has recently been able to make a charitable donation to the Temple of the Vision Church in Shreveport, Louisiana. The purpose of the donation ...
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Attorney Trey Morris Invited Into Distinguished Justice Advocates

Attorney B. Trey Morris of Morris, Dewett & Savoie, LLC in Shreveport, Louisiana has been accepted into the Distinguished Justice Advocates (DJA) for his work in personal injury law. DJA is a ...
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What to Do About Chronic Pain After a Serious Car Accident

After being injured in a serious car accident, immediate medical attention should be delivered to the most grievous of wounds, such as damage to the spinal cord, fractures, and lacerations. From an ...
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Who Can Sue for Wrongful Death Damages in Louisiana?

When someone suffers an injury caused by another person’s negligence or wrongdoing in Louisiana, they can file a personal injury lawsuit in hopes to achieve compensation for what happened. When ...
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Injured in a Motorcycle Accident Caused by a Drunk Driver?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), nearly one third of all traffic-related deaths are the result of drunk driving. To put this in perspective, it is estimated that one ...
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I've Been in a Car Accident While Pregnant! Now What?

While anyone should seek medical attention as soon as possible after being involved in a car accident, this is especially true for women who are pregnant. The extreme force of impact from a car ...
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Attorney Morris Supports Local School Communities Through Donations

Morris, Dewett & Savoie, LLC has always believed that giving back to local Shreveport communities and parishes is one of the firm’s most important goals. This is a reflection of a personal ...
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Five Tips for Safely Driving Around Commercial Trucks

Safety training for driving near 18-wheelers is a topic that is rarely touched upon in driver’s education classes. Attempting to pass a truck improperly or driving in a truck’s “no ...
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Attorney B. Trey Morris Receives Top 10 Under 40 Award

Attorney B. Trey Morris has received a Top 10 Under 40 Attorney Award for the state of Louisiana from the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys (NAOPIA)! NAOPIA is a highly respected attorney ...
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Attorney Morris Teaches Two CLE Classes

Attorney B. Trey Morris of Morris, Dewett & Savoie, LLC has attended the 2015 CLE à la Carte Seminar hosted by the Louisiana Association for Justice in December. In addition to attending, he ...
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Wrongful Death Lawsuits: Rights of Surviving Spouses

The untimely passing of a spouse is an emotionally trying and damaging situation, there is no doubting that. But just how damaging is it in the eyes of the law? As a surviving spouse filing a wrongful ...
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What to Do If You See a Semi-Truck Driving Poorly

Out of all the vehicles that frequent our nation’s highways, semi-trucks pose the most danger to innocent motorists if they are operated negligently. Reckless behavior of the trucker can swing ...
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Trey Morris Donates 150 Turkeys to Salvation Army

In an effort to help spread a little holiday cheer this Thanksgiving, Attorney B. Trey Morris donated 150 turkeys and 50 pies in support of the Shreveport Salvation Army’s annual Thanksgiving ...
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Attorney Morris Recognized by American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys™

Attorney Brandon Trey Morris of Morris, Dewett & Savoie, LLC has been selected by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys™ (AIOPIA) to be a “10 Best Personal Injury Attorney ...
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Driving Safe This Holiday Season

As the holiday season grows near, more and more people are finalizing their travel plans and getting ready for family fun. Since the cost of gasoline has recently decreased and many holiday travelers ...
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Attorney B. Trey Morris Receives 10 Best in 2015 Award

Attorney B. Trey Morris of Morris, Dewett & Savoie, LLC has been honored with inclusion on the 10 Best in 2015 list from the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys™! This prestigious ...
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How Long Do I have To File A Lawsuit?

Accident victims only have a certain amount of time in which to file a lawsuit or claim seeking compensation for their injuries. The statute of limitations on personal injury lawsuits in our state is ...
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Will Failing To See A Doctor Affect My Claim?

If you are involved in an accident, it is very likely the initial shock of the accident and subsequent adrenaline rush will make it difficult to determine the extent of your accident-related injuries. ...
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Simmons, Morris & Carroll, LLC Donates to Santa Clarita Charity

Our Shreveport personal injury firm has taken steps to give back by donating to The Michael Hoefflin Foundation for Children's Cancer. The foundation began in 1994 in honor of young Michael ...
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