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January 05, 2016
2015 Ends with 11% Increase in Traffic Death Rate in Missouri After a few years of steadily declining traffic fatalities in Missouri, last year, there was a dramatic jump in the death rate, as officials report that 853 people were killed in fatal crashes in Missouri in 2015. This reportedly marks... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
December 31, 2015
Tips for Avoiding a DUI Arrest New Year’s Eve is one of the most festive holidays of the year. As partygoers across the nation get ready to count down the last seconds of 2015, however, law enforcement officials are preparing to target and arrest impaired drivers as part of the national NYE Drive... Read Full Post
Category: Traffic and DUI
December 20, 2015
12 Holiday Safety Tips for the 12 Days of Christmas The holiday season is upon us. For many people, this means planning for holiday celebrations, buying gifts and decorating for the season. When it comes to holiday decorations at home, however, being aware of some of the risks that can arise can... Read Full Post
Category: Personal Injury
December 15, 2015
A St Louis personal injury lawyer discusses whether self-driving cars may be safer than conventional vehicles. As Google and others continue to develop self-driving vehicles, the safety of these vehicles has been a growing concern among some parties, with the central issue being whether self-... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
December 10, 2015
While the cold weather of winter can impact your vehicle’s performance, it can also affect your ability control your car. And knowing how to adjust your driving habits to adapt to these changes – and mitigate the risks that can come with them – can be essential to safe winter (and holiday)... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
December 05, 2015
Buckle Up No Matter Where You Sit in a Vehicle, IDOT Urges Although more than 95 percent of drivers in Illinois are reportedly buckling up, seatbelt usage among back seat passengers is still “lagging behind,” according to the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT). In fact, a recent IDOT... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
December 01, 2015
No COLA for 2016, SSA Announces Next year, the Social Security Administration (SSA) will not be applying a Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) to federal disability benefits or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payments, according to a recent SSA announcement. That’s because the Consumer Price Index... Read Full Post
November 20, 2015
Blood alcohol content (BAC) test results are often the cornerstone of DUI cases. Despite the accuracies of these tests, however, it’s not uncommon for these tests to produce unreliable – if not possibly inaccurate – results when mistakes are made at various points during the testing process.... Read Full Post
Category: Traffic and DUI
November 15, 2015
As the cold weather of winter sets in, now is the time to prepare your vehicle so you and your family stay safe during your holiday travels. Taking the time now to get your car ready for the harsh conditions of winter can ensure your vehicle is in top condition – and that you are ready in case a... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
November 10, 2015
Last year, U.S. workers in the private sector sustained about 3 million nonfatal injuries, marking a slight drop in the injury rates when compared to the numbers from 2013. 3 million nonfatal work injuries sustained by U.S. workers in 2014 This is according to a recent report from officials at the... Read Full Post