Blog Posts in September, 2014

Dealing with a Missouri workers' comp claim? How a lawyer can help

At Aaron Sachs and Associates, our workers' compensation lawyers represent employees who have suffered on-the-job injuries in Missouri. If you've been injured at work, we may be able to assist ...
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Whiplash & other soft tissue injuries are common in Missouri semi-truck accidents

Semi-trucks are considerably larger and heavier than passenger vehicles - in fact, a fully loaded tractor trailer can weigh 20 to 30 times as much as the average car or truck. When these large trucks ...
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Reducing car accident injury risks: Tips for Columbia, Missouri drivers

Sometimes, Missouri car accidents can't be avoided, but there are some important steps you can take to reduce your chances of being injured in a serious crash. In this post, our Columbia personal ...
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Speed a common contributing factor in Missouri car accident injuries

Here in Missouri, speed was a contributing factor in 286 fatal accidents and 6,546 injury crashes in 2012 alone. These accidents resulted in 320 deaths and over 9,700 people injured. According to the ...
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Avoiding Kansas City car accidents: 5 basic tips to help you arrive alive

Our Kansas City personal injury lawyers know that it's always a good time for a refresher on roadway safety. In this post, we discuss five basic driving tips to help Missouri motorists reduce ...
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Child safety seats significantly reduce injury risks in Missouri car accidents

According to the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT), seven out of 10 Missourians who suffer fatal car accident injuries are not wearing their seatbelts. Seat belt use is an important part ...
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Five defensive driving tips to help you avoid Joplin car accidents

Car accidents happen in a matter of seconds. Most of us don't get behind the wheel expecting to be involved in a collision, but millions of car crashes happen in the U.S. every year. In this post, ...
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Preventing hot car deaths in Missouri children: Facts & tips for caregivers

Summer is nearly over, but high temperatures and heat advisories are still with us here in the Ozarks. Our Springfield personal injury lawyers want to remind you to take precautions to prevent ...
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