Blog Posts in July, 2014

Reduce Missouri car accident risks: Avoid these 5 bad driving habits

Every year, more than six million auto accidents happen throughout the United States. Sadly, a good number of these accidents are caused by driver error, which means they're 100% preventable. In ...
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Unsafe driving practices contribute to Missouri semi-truck accidents

Have you ever had the life scared out of you by a large commercial truck or semi-tractor trailer while you were trying to merge onto the highway? Have you been so sure a big rig was going to rear end ...
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OSHA's "high heat provision" designed to protect Missouri workers from heat-related illnesses and fatalities

This week, Missourians are enjoying a brief respite from traditional July temperatures, but forecasts indicate that the summer heat will be back before we know it. Did you know that an average of ...
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Seat belts save lives and reduce injury risks in Missouri and nationwide

No matter how carefully you drive, the odds are that you'll be involved in a car crash at some point during your lifetime. While you can't control other people on the road, you can take one ...
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"Secondary tasks" divide drivers' focus, contribute to Missouri car accidents

As Springfield personal injury lawyers, we know that distractedness is a common contributor to car accidents in Missouri and throughout the United States. Distracted driving is often connected to cell ...
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