Blog Posts in June, 2014

Missouri burn injuries more common during the summer months

The Fourth of July holiday weekend is almost here, and our Missouri personal injury lawyers want to remind you about the importance of fireworks safety at this time of year. On average, 200 people are ...
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Distracted driving & Springfield car accidents: 10 reasons to put your cell phone away

Despite numerous national campaigns and safety initiatives, the problem of distracted drivers continues to plague motorists in Springfield, Missouri and throughout the U.S. In this post, our personal ...
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Accidents involving semi-trucks and Missouri pedestrians can have catastrophic consequences

Our Missouri truck accident attorneys urge you to be ever-cautious of big rigs, whether you're in a passenger vehicle, on a motorcycle, or on foot. Even though you'd like to believe that you ...
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Missouri personal injury cases: A glossary of terms

The aftermath of a serious car accident can be a stressful, confusing time for car accident victims and their loved ones - and the idea of a personal injury claim can seem overwhelming. In this post, ...
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Fall-related injuries especially prevalent among Missouri construction workers

As Missouri workers' compensation lawyers, we know that private construction workers can be particularly vulnerable to on-the-job injuries. According to the Occupational Safety and Health ...
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Excessive speed contributes to many Missouri car accidents, increases injury risks for motorists

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, excessive speed is a leading cause of auto accidents in Missouri: each year, drivers traveling well in excess of the posted speed limit are responsible for ...
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Join us for our bicycle safety helmet giveway in Joplin on June 19!

Do you need a safety helmet for the young bicyclist or skateboarder in your life? Here at Aaron Sachs and Associates, we'd like to invite you to join us for a helmet giveaway event next Thursday, June ...
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Why car accidents happen in Springfield: 15 common contributing factors

Our Springfield, Missouri car accident attorneys know from experience that the vast majority of crashes are preventable: they don't have to happen. To help Springfield drivers avoid being involved in ...
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Avoiding Kansas City car accidents caused by aggressive drivers

According to the Missouri Driving Guide, an aggressive driver is "an individual [who] commits a combination of moving traffic offenses so as to endanger other persons or property." Aggressive drivers ...
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After a Cape Girardeau car accident: Four tips to remember

As personal injury lawyers, we understand that the aftermath of a car crash can be confusing and overwhelming. After all, car accidents tend to happen when we least expect them, and it's common for ...
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Avoid roadway emergencies this summer: Road trip safety tips for Joplin, Missouri motorists

It's June, temperatures are warming, and the kids are out of school: summertime has come to Joplin! In the months ahead, many Missourians will hit the road to enjoy summer road trips with friends and ...
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