Month: November 2018

Missouri School District Settles Case with Injured High School Student

Accidents happen at Missouri schools all the time. Sometimes they truly are accidents, and sometimes they are the result of negligence on the part of the school district. One young woman is finally getting the compensation that is owed to her after suffering severe injuries in 2010. Student Injured During School Event The student was […]

Written by on November 29, 2018

Could Time Limits for Personal Injury Lawsuits Change in Missouri Soon?

It is very important to know the statute of limitations if you are injured in any type of accident. This is the amount of time you have to file a lawsuit after the injury occurred. In Missouri, that time limit has been five years for a long time, but some new legislation may be changing […]

Written by on November 27, 2018

What Constitutes Neglect When Considering a Nursing Home Neglect Lawsuit

Placing your loved one in a nursing home comes with a lot of heartache and pain. All too often, families may notice the staff making decisions that they don’t agree with, and some decisions may even border on neglect. But for someone who isn’t a lawyer, it’s not always easy to tell if that’s what’s […]

Written by on November 22, 2018

What Does Comparative Negligence Mean in a Missouri Slip and Fall Lawsuit?

If you have been the victim of a slip and fall accident in Missouri, you should definitely talk with a lawyer about the situation. You may be entitled to compensation based on the circumstances of the incident. But comparative negligence plays a role in how much you will be able to get. Let’s take a […]

Written by on November 20, 2018

What Are the Limits and Rules for Filing on a Personal Injury in Missouri?

If you need to file a personal injury case in Missouri, you probably have a lot of questions. You may be wondering about limits and caps, and you’d like to have answers before you proceed. We’d like to take this opportunity to help you understand how the laws in our state work. Is There a […]

Written by on November 15, 2018

What to Know About Filing an Auto Accident Injury Lawsuit in Missouri

If you have been the victim of a car accident in Missouri, and you need to file a lawsuit, you may not know where to begin. It’s important to understand the steps, and what will be required of you before you start this process. Filing a Police Report You will need to file a police […]

Written by on November 8, 2018

Is There a Limit to Damages for Auto Accident Compensation in Missouri?

If you have been in a recent car accident in Missouri, you probably have all kinds of questions. You may be aware that you could be entitled to compensation, but what exactly does that mean? Are there any limits on the amount of compensation that you can receive in the state? We’d like to help […]

Written by on November 6, 2018

Bitten by a Dog? These Are the First Steps to Take.

A dog bite can be horribly painful, and real, lasting damage can be done by certain breeds. If you are bitten by a dog, you need to seek legal counsel. But first, there are some steps you need to take for the good of your health. Should You go to the Hospital? It is always […]

Written by on November 1, 2018