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 […]

Self-Driving Accidents: Who’s to Blame?

Self Driving Car Dashboard

Tesla, Uber, Apple, and other tech companies promise that self-driving cars are the future of driving and will save lives in the long term. Currently, however, the technology powering self-driving cars is a work in progress, and they continue to cause accidents across the country. As just one example, GM’s Cruise brand of self-driving cars […]

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 […]

Your Rights After a Construction Site Injury in Missouri

Working on a construction site in Missouri can be risky. Despite safety measures, injuries can and do happen. If you are in this situation, you likely have many questions about the road ahead. What should you do immediately after an injury? How do you file a claim? The first step is understanding what workers’ compensation is and […]

What to Do after a Serious Slip and Fall Accident

A serious slip and fall accident can be catastrophic, given the potential for life-altering injuries and the disruption to your daily life. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, over 800,000 people are hospitalized every year for fall-related injuries. These injuries can happen virtually anywhere – and when they occur on someone else’s property, victims […]

Motorcycle Accidents Often Lead to Immense Losses

If you ride, you are likely drawn to the adventure of the open road, and you undoubtedly recognize the increased risk that comes with it. What you may not realize, however, are the immense losses – or legal damages – you can experience in the wake of even a relatively minor motorcycle accident. If another […]

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 […]