Tag: Personal Injury Law Firm

How Is A Personal Injury Attorney Compensated for Taking My Case?

There are so many personal injury cases in the St. Louis area that are never filed. The number one reason for that is because people don't think they can afford a lawyer. They assume that any compensation they would receive would only go toward the attorney's fees. We want you to know that is not […]

Written by on July 4, 2019

Personal Injury Law vs. Workers’ Compensation Law: The Finding of Fault

People often fail to recognize the difference between workers' compensation cases and personal injury cases. They are not the same at all, and the reason is that one requires proof of fault and the other does not. Let's take a moment and dig into this a little more deeply.  Personal Injury Law When a person files […]

Written by on July 2, 2019

American Bar Association on Personal Injury Litigation

Personal injury law is a very specialized type of litigation. If you have never been in an accident up until recently, it can be difficult to understand how it all works. The American Bar Association offers some great information that may be helpful to you. What are Personal Injury Claims? Every legal claim has two […]

Written by on February 5, 2019

How to Calculate the Possible Settlement Amount of a Personal Injury Claim

When you have been injured in an accident, there are so many worries on your mind. You may have had to miss work, you may have mounting medical bills, and you’re in a lot of pain. One of the first thoughts you might have is, I wonder how much my personal injury claim is worth? […]

Written by on December 25, 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

Will the Duck Boat Accident Families Get Compensation?

A law that predates the Civil War should be reexamined. This is especially true when that law is severely impacting people today, and many consider it to be unjust. It’s because of this law that the families of duck boat accident victims cannot be compensated for their losses, and it’s nothing short of wrong. The […]

Written by on September 6, 2018

Accident at Popular Water Park Leads to Spinal Injuries

Summertime is the best time to visit an amusement park; especially when they have waterslides and other water rides. They might be a great way to cool off, but it’s no secret that they can lead to accidents. Woman Injured at Six Flags in St. Louis This happened recently at Six Flags in St. Louis […]

Written by on September 4, 2018

Personal Injury Lawsuits and Actions Explained

How much do you know about personal injury law? If you’re injured in St. Louis, you deserve excellent legal representation. We’d like to take a moment and explain how the process works. What it Means to Have a Personal Injury Case You may have a personal injury case if you’re injured because of the actions […]

Written by on July 12, 2018

Local Amusement Park Settled Three Personal Injury Lawsuits Before Opening This Year

Now that summer is here, we’re sure to see news articles related to amusement park injuries. Recently, Six Flags St. Louis settled three personal injury cases prior to their opening in 2018. Two of the three cases involved the park’s Boomerang roller coaster, and the incidents happened in 2016. The ride got stuck in the […]

Written by on July 10, 2018

What to Know About Dog and Cat Bite Liability Lawsuits

If you have been watching the news, you’ve probably noticed an increasing number of dog bite reports in St. Louis. It’s difficult to say why they’re increasing, but if you’ve been a victim, this is probably a topic that interests you. There have been some drastic changes in animal liability laws over the last few […]

Written by on June 5, 2018