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Hurricane Laura destruction is a burden to the already struggling economy of Lake Charles Louisiana.

Regional damage. The fierce winds from Hurricane Laura lashed three Lake Charles casinos causing damage to rooftops, buildings and swimming pools, even sending a riverboat into a bridge. Recovery efforts can be further slowed down if insurance…
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Louisiana nursing home visitation policies result in protests

There has been growing concern in Louisiana and nationally that restrictions placed on nursing home residents during the coronavirus pandemic have been too severe and they will result in all kinds of psychological and health problems. Protesters…
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Baton Rouge highway was closed after a truck spilled hazardous materials

Trucking companies often transport items that can become a serious problem if the driver loses control of the cargo. The Louisiana State Police had to close Interstate Highway 10 in Baton Rouge in both directions due to an incident where…
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Two Major Storms on Track to Hit New Orleans, Louisiana Within 24-48 Hours of One Another

As if New Orleans residents don’t already have enough on their plate as COVID-19 cases continue to climb in the city, sources are reporting that the state of Louisiana could potentially be struck not by one but two storms within 24-48 hours…
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Louisiana Lawmakers Shelve Bill that Would Have Forced Insurers to Cover COVID-19 Business Interruption Claims

After insurance companies began denying COVID-19 business interruption claims filed by struggling business owners, the Louisiana Senate introduced SB 477. The bill, which was introduced on March 31, 2020, would mandate that insurance companies…