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Harahan Accident Injury Attorney

Harahan is a city in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States, and a suburb of New Orleans. The population was 9,311 at the 2013 census.

Harahan was named in honor of James Theodore Harahan, president of the Illinois Central Railroad from 1906-1911. The Illinois Central track runs parallel to Airline Highway.

Harahan is located along a heavily-wooded area along a curve in the Mississippi River, between River Ridge to the west and Elmwood to the east. Harahan’s main road is Jefferson Highway which changes from Claiborne Avenue as it enters Jefferson Parish and dead ends in Kenner at the intersection of Williams Blvd.

One of Harahan’s more notable structures is Harahan Elementary, located along Jefferson Highway. Its current structure was opened to students in January, 1926. In 1983, it was added to the Department of the Interior’s National Register of Historic Places.

Harahan’s public schools are operated by the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS). The city is zoned to Harahan Elementary School (Harahan), Riverdale Middle School (Jefferson), and Riverdale High School (Jefferson). In regards to the advanced studies academies, students are zoned to Airline Park Academy.

Private Schools in Harahan include St. Rita, a Catholic Elementary and Middle School, and Faith Lutheran, a K-12 Private Lutheran School.

Jefferson Parish Library operates the Harahan Library.

 

INCIDENTS OF CAR ACCIDENTS IN HARAHAN

 

In 2014, 5 people were injured as a direct result of vehicular accidents.

 

For additional accident injury data visit:

 

http://datareports.lsu.edu/Reports.aspx?yr=2014&rpt=D1&p=ci).

 

Those injured in auto accidents may be entitled to recover compensation for damages suffered as a result of the accident, including, but not limited to, lost work wages, hospital bills, and physical/emotional trauma, but often times it takes an experienced accident lawyer to fight for the compensation you deserve.

The accident attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have the refined skill and lengthy litigation experience necessary to handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including automobile accidents, trucking accidents, commercial vehicle accidents, workplace accidents, toxic torts,  products liability, birth injuries, and brain injuries, among many others.

The circumstances surrounding any accident claim can oftentimes be complex, which leads to great difficulty determining who is liable for resulting damages.

Our accident lawyers handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including car accidents, trucking accidents, bus accidents, offshore accidents, brain injuries and wrongful death claims. It takes an experienced accident injury attorney to oversee your claim and fight for just compensation in a court of law.

If you or a loved one have been injured in Harahan, Louisiana, or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Call our  HOUMA , LA Office: (985) 205-3448 or Toll Free: (877) 234-7573.

An experienced accident injury attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services. Our staff of Paralegals, Assistants, Clerks, and Investigators, work diligently to assist your accident injury lawyer with the handling of your claim or case.

 

COMMUNITY RESOURCES AND LINKS:

 

JEFFERSON PARISH CLERK OF COURT

1221 Elmwood Park Boulevard

Harahan, LA

(504) 736-6390

 

FIFTH CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS-STATE OF LOUISIANA

100 Derbigny St

Gretna, LA

(504) 361-6396

 

U.S. DISTRICT COURT-EASTERN DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA

United States District Court

Eastern District of Louisiana

500 Poydras Street

New Orleans, LA  70130

 

HARAHAN POLICE DEPARTMENT

6437 Jefferson Hwy.

Jefferson, La 70123

(504) 737-2884

 

JEFFERSON PARISH SHERIFF’S OFFICE

4116 Hessmer Ave

Metairie, LA

(504) 598-5928

 

LOUISIANA STATE POLICE-TROOP B

2101 I-10 Service Road

Kenner, La 70065

(504) 471-2775

DON'T DELAY! YOU MAY HAVE A VALID CLAIM AND BE ENTITLED TO COMPENSATION FOR YOUR INJURIES, BUT A LAWSUIT MUST BE FILED BEFORE THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS EXPIRES.