Blog Posts in June, 2013

New FMCSA regulations aim to reduce Missouri semi-truck accidents caused by driver fatigue

The U.S. Department of Transportation reports that between 3,000 and 4,000 people are killed annually in accidents involving semi-trucks and other large commercial vehicles. What's more, statistics ...
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Hit and run accidents involving pedestrians often cause serious, life-threatening injuries

As Kansas City personal injury lawyers, we know that being involved in a serious car accident can be an extremely traumatic experience. But when the driver who causes the crash leaves the scene, the ...
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Plan ahead to prevent accidents, injuries over the Fourth of July holiday

As the Fourth of July approaches, many Missourians are finalizing their celebration and travel plans for the holiday. According to the AAA, 40.8 million people will be traveling 50 miles or more to ...
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Hands-free isn't risk-free: New distracted driving study reveals dangers of hands-free devices

It's no secret that distracted driving is a common factor in many fatal auto accidents. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), distracted driving contributes to more than 9 ...
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Prevent ATV accidents and injuries this summer: Keep safety in mind

ATVs and four-wheelers are popular recreational vehicles here in Missouri, especially during the summer months. However, our Springfield personal injury lawyers want to remind you that ATVs and four ...
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Avoid Missouri boating accidents: Make water safety your top priority

Here in Kansas City, the temperature is definitely warming up as the first day of summer quickly approaches. Over the weeks ahead, many Missouri residents will be out to enjoy our state's lakes and ...
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Party bus operator shut down after fatal Missouri accident

As Springfield personal injury lawyers, we know that accidents involving commercial buses can have devastating consequences. When an accident is caused by a negligent commercial motor vehicle ...
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Stay safe in the summer heat: Safety tips for Joplin drivers

It's summertime in Missouri, which inevitably brings high humidity and soaring temperatures to our state. Our Joplin personal injury lawyers want to remind Missouri drivers that extra precautions are ...
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