Exploring Burn Injury Claims in Missouri

Suffering burn injuries in an accident can be one of the most excruciating and life-altering experiences imaginable. The consequences of burn injuries are far-reaching. Burn victims often incur tens of thousands of dollars in medical expenses and lose significant income due to missed time at work. Furthermore, burn injuries often result in permanent disfigurement, leading to profound […]

How Much Is Pain and Suffering Worth in a Lawsuit in Missouri?

In the context of your personal injury lawsuit, the term “pain and suffering” describes the physical and emotional distress you experience because of your injuries. It includes the hurt you feel in both your body and mind. For instance, if a car accident broke your leg, pain and suffering encompasses the physical pain you experience […]

Common Causes of Bicycle Accidents & Tips for Safe Cycling in Missouri

Bicycling is more than just a fun outdoor activity. It’s a mode of transportation that millions use every day. However, riding a bike on busy streets comes with risks, particularly when other road users behave carelessly or recklessly. Understanding these risks can help bicyclists and drivers alike to prevent accidents. What Are the Common Causes […]

What Causes Missouri Boat Accidents and Injuries?

Dozens of boating accidents occur every year in Missouri. Recently, these types of injury accidents have been happening more frequently. According to the U.S. Coast Guard, the leading causes of these accidents include: Other causes of boating accidents in and around the state include overcrowded waterways, poor weather conditions, limited visibility, and navigation rule violations. […]

Do I Need an Attorney for a Property Damage Claim?

In the aftermath of a car accident, it’s never a bad idea to get a first or second opinion from a personal injury firm. With that being said, personal injury attorneys typically only focus on cases involving personal injuries — rather than solely property damage claims. If there was property damage in addition to a […]

The Benefits of Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer

If you have been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, recovery can be a long road. In addition to medical care, you may experience other hardships related to the injury, including loss of income and ongoing emotional and physical distress. Initiating a claim with your insurance company is often the first step toward […]

Not Everything is an Act of God

Missouri drivers know how challenging wintertime driving can be. Heavy snowfall and icy roads may deter some from driving, and those who venture outside must move slowly and carefully to their destination. However, despite inclement weather’s challenges to drivers, a Department of Public Safety study determined that less than 4% of Missouri car crashes occurred during snowy […]

What Compensation Can You Receive From a Personal Injury Claim?

The road to recovery from a motor vehicle accident, workplace accident, or other injury can be long and challenging. The resulting physical and emotional pain may be exacerbated by missed work, numerous doctors appointments, and financial losses. Legal representation by a skilled personal injury attorney can help you get your life back on track after an […]

What to Do in the Event of a Trucking Accident

Trucking accidents can result in injuries and consequences far worse than those of an ordinary car accident. Continue reading to find out what you should do if you are in an accident with a commercial truck. Call the Police Trucking accidents can result in catastrophic injuries or even fatalities. The first thing you should do […]