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Fatal Truck Accident Attorneys In New Orleans

After a fatal accident, the first instinct of many people is to retreat into their grief. While this is perfectly understandable, it is important for family members of the accident victim to take action to protect their rights and those of other relatives.

If you have lost a close family member in a truck accident, you should discuss your case with a lawyer as soon as you can.

Attorney Stephen Rue, voted “BEST ATTORNEY” in Gambit Weekly “Best of New Orleans” Readers Poll 2012 and also rated a “SUPERB” lawyer by AVVO Ratings, is ready to assist you with your personal injury claim.  Stephen Rue and his team of highly experienced personal injury trial and settlement attorneys have represented thousands of clients; some of which have received millions of dollars in settlement and/or judgments.  Individual results do differ from case to case and it is the goal of Stephen Rue & Associates to get the you the highest recovery that your case merits.  Let Louisiana Trial Attorney Stephen Rue represent you today.  Please call (504) 529-5000 for a FREE PERSONAL INJURY AND WRONGFUL DEATH CONSULTATION.

Important Facts about Fatal Vehicle Accidents in Louisiana

Last year there were 722 fatal car or truck accidents in Louisiana.

If your loved one was killed in a car or truck accident, immediately contact New Orleans Fatal accident attorney Stephen Rue at (504)529-5000.

Experienced Wrongful Death Lawyers In Metairie

Stephen Rue & Associates Law Firm has been representing families of accident victims for more than 26 years. During that time, we have earned an outstanding reputation for our skill in handling serious accident cases. In a free consultation, we can answer your questions, explain how a wrongful death lawsuit proceeds, and discuss how we can help you obtain fair compensation.

We Will Undertake A Comprehensive Investigation

From a legal point of view, quick action is essential in any truck accident case. While you and your family recover from the loss of your loved one, we will act quickly to investigate the accident. Working with a professional accident investigator, we will determine and be able to show how the accident happened and assign liability to the responsible party or parties. Our lawyers will also place a value on your economic and noneconomic losses for inclusion in your claim. In awrongful death case, these can include the following:

  • Medical costs prior to death
  • Pain and suffering of the victim prior to death
  • Lost income your loved one would have earned had he or she lived
  • Loss of consortium and loss of companionship

Stephen Rue & Associates Law Firm will work diligently to build a strong and successful case for you, designed to obtain the full compensation that you deserve.

Free Consultation — Contact Our Firm

To discuss a fatal truck accident case with an attorney, call 504-529-5000. We serve clients in the New Orleans area and throughout the state of Louisiana.  Attorney Stephen Rue will personally speak with those who wish to call or see him.  To schedule a FREE WRONGFUL DEATH CONSULTATION, contact us or call (24 hours a day/night). 504-529-5000.

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Stephen Rue & Associates Law Firm serves the entire state of Louisiana.  Our Louisiana lawyers routinely represent clients regarding legal matters in New Orleans, Gretna, Kenner, Metairie,  Covington, Slidell, Abita Springs, Westwego, Harvey, Algiers, Harahan, River Ridge, Destrehan, Hahnville, Boutte, Houma, Belle Chasse, Lafitte, LaPlace, Chalmette, Westbank, Eastbank, Causeway Bridge, I-10, Thibodaux, Baton Rouge, Orleans Parish, Jefferson Parish, St. Tammany Parish, St. Charles Parish, St. John the Baptist Parish, East Baton Rouge Parish, St. James Parish, St. Bernard Parish, Plaquemines Parish and other areas of Louisiana.

Please contact our Louisiana attorneys at or call (24 hours a day/night). 504-529-5000.

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