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Injury and Accident Attorneys Serving St. Louis, Nearby Missouri, Fairview Heights, and Nearby Illinois

July 16, 2016
What could have turned out to be a particularly devastating and tragic truck accident ended up being a nonfatal crash recently after a truck overturned and was left dangling over the edge of the Discovery Bridge in St. Charles. According to police reports, law enforcement had to close a section of... Read Full Post
July 08, 2016
Four Children and two adults were taken to a local hospital after a two vehicles recently collided at the intersection of Minerva and Belt Avenues in North St. Louis. The car crash reportedly occurred when a motorist, who had been pulled over for a traffic stop, tried to speed away from the traffic... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
May 16, 2016
Every year in the U.S., at least 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs, and more than 900,000 of them need emergency medical care. To try to prevent dog attacks and keep people safe, advocates across the nation have dedicated the third week of May to commemorate National Dog Bite Prevention Week.... Read Full Post
Category: Personal Injury
May 10, 2016
Essential Safety Tips for Motorcyclists: How to Minimize Your Crash Risk For National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, we recently shared some of the latest findings about the prevalence and causes of motorcycle crashes in the U.S. Continuing to support this cause, we are now presenting some... Read Full Post
May 03, 2016
With spring upon, the weather warming and summer around the corner, more an d more motorcycle riders are hitting the roads. To help protect riders and prevent motorcycle crashes, federal transportation regulators and safety advocates have dedicated the month of May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness... Read Full Post
March 31, 2016
Deadly Car Accidents Sharply Increase across the U.S., Data Reveals Despite advancements in vehicle safety technology, the rate of fatal auto accidents in the U.S. has increased over the past year, according to federal data. In fact, as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
March 24, 2016
Time Limits for Car Accident Claims in Missouri & Illinois After a car accident happens, crash victims only have a limited amount of time to pursue financial recovery via a car accident case. This time frame is known as the statute of limitations, and it differs from state to state. Filing an... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
March 18, 2016
Driving & Roadway Travel Expected to Change Dramatically Over the Coming Decades, Study Reveals Over the coming decades, how we get around on the roads – and how many miles are being driven on U.S. roads – will dramatically change, according to the latest predictions from KPMG1. “I’m not sure... Read Full Post
March 08, 2016
Bringing attention to the incidence and impacts of traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), National Brain Injury Awareness Month spans the month of March. While various organizations are sponsoring public education campaigns to destigmatize TBIs and inform TBI survivors of their support options in the... Read Full Post
February 29, 2016
A Look at the High Costs of Deadly Car Accidents in Missouri & Illinois The costs of even just one fatal car accident can be indelible to the family who has lost a loved one in that crash. While it may be easy to put a price on the medical bills or funeral costs, the permanent loss of... Read Full Post