Recent Posts in Teen Car Accidents Category

Car accident risks & Columbia, Missouri teen drivers: Tips & info for parents

In the last several years, the number of teen drivers on the road in Missouri has dramatically increased: although these drivers represent only 9.3% of all drivers on the road, they account for ...
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Adults age 25-39 most likely to admit to texting and driving

As Columbia car accident lawyers, we know that distracted driving is a major issue facing teen drivers - but recent research shows many older drivers may be just as vulnerable to accidents caused by ...
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Today's teenagers more likely to wear buckle up, drive sober, but 1 in 3 admit to texting and driving

As Columbia personal injury lawyers, we know that texting and driving poses a serious threat to roadway safety - and that young drivers are especially prone to this form of distraction. A 2011 study ...
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Preparing teens for safe roadway travel: Tips and info for Missouri parents

As teen drivers prepare to get behind the wheel, it can be an extremely frightening time for parents. After all, car accidents are the leading cause of death for U.S. teens, accounting for about one ...
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15 year-old driver killed, 3 teen passengers injured in run-off-road (ROR) wreck

On Friday morning, a 16 year-old driver was killed and three other teens were injured when their vehicle ran off the road and smashed into a tree on Detroit's east side. "The only thing that makes ...
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Have you suffered catastrophic injuries in a Columbia car crash?

Sadly, catastrophic injuries are common in Missouri car accidents. Victims sometimes suffer life-long pain and disability. If this sounds like you or a loved one, you are likely highly stressed, ...
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SUVs Protect Drivers Involved in Columbia Car Accidents

In the past, drivers were warned against purchasing SUVs, as they reportedly had a high risk of being involved in a rollover accident. That's no longer the case: in fact, drivers of SUVs are now much ...
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2 Day-Old Survives Fatal Head-On Collision in Miller County, Missouri

This week, our Columbia car accident attorneys were saddened to hear about a terrible crash in Miller County, Missouri, which took 3 lives and left 2 survivors injured. One of those survivors is a 2 ...
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Teens at Increased Risk for Columbia, Missouri Car Accidents

Car accidents in Osage Beach, Boonville, Ashland, Marshall and elsewhere in Missouri are the number one cause of death for teens. According to distraction.gov, drivers of this age group are involved ...
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Excessive Speed Causes Fatal Accident During High Speed Chase; MU Freshman Killed

Our Columbia, Missouri car accident attorneys feel strongly that car accidents happen because there are drivers who make bad decisions. We're very passionate about being advocates for the victims of ...
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Jefferson City Missouri Citizens in the Minority When it Comes To Texting While Driving--It's Now Illegal in 35 States

According to a press release issued by the Department of Transportation, Pennsylvania has just become the 35th state (plus the District of Columbia and Guam) to ban texting while driving. Jefferson ...
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Missouri Highway Patrol Calls for Back to School Safety, Even as First Auto Accident of the School Year Sends Three to Columbia Missouri University Hospital

As all Columbia MO parents and school age children know, the school year is back in session. Columbia car accident lawyers agree with the need for the press release sent out on Aug. 17th by the ...
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Four College Student Die in Columbia, Missouri Car Accident

Four students died in a Columbia car accident as they headed out to Lake of the Ozarks for a weekend shopping trip. The teens reportedly just kicked off their celebration of the end of the school year ...
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Spring a Dangerous Time for Teen Car Accident in Columbia, Missouri

Two teenagers were flown by medical helicopter to Universal Hospital in Columbia, Missouri after a car crash in Morgan County that serious injured four girls, Lake News Online reported. Columbia ...
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