Tag: St. Louis personal injury lawyer

Mother Accuses Prison for Wrongful Death of Son

There are many wrongful deaths in Missouri every year, and they can happen where you least expect them. For instance, one mother filed a lawsuit after her son died in prison because he developed appendicitis.  Death by Appendicitis The young man was only twenty-one years old, and he was scheduled to finish his prison sentence just three […]

Written by on September 5, 2019

Who Is Responsible for Injuries Away From Home?

During the warmer months of the year, a lot of families make plans to travel. Unfortunately, it's inevitable that some people are going to get injured as the result of an accident. When that happens, who is responsible and what can the victims do? Let's talk about it.  Common Vacation Injuries There are several places […]

Written by on September 3, 2019

What Are the Stats on Out of Court Settlement for a Personal Injury Case?

A lot of people don't file personal injury lawsuits because they're afraid they will need to go to trial. But we want you to know that this is not necessarily the case. A lot of these lawsuits are settled out of court because it's in the best interests of both parties to do so. Let's […]

Written by on July 18, 2019

Learn About the Open and Obvious Premise Liability Defense Before You Sue

Suing for injuries that are based on premises liability may seem like it should be pretty cut and dry. But that isn't the case at all. The owner of the property may present the open and obvious defense, which could be problematic for the victim. If you're considering filing a case against someone, then it's […]

Written by on June 20, 2019

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

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

Do You Know Missouri’s Law for Phone and Text Use While Driving?

The issues surrounding texting and using cell phones while driving have been around for several years. With the invention of smart phones, using the devices behind the wheel of a car has gotten even more dangerous. Many people in Missouri are unsure about what the laws state. Let’s talk about them in more detail. Calling/Texting […]

Written by on October 11, 2018

Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer

If you have been the victim of an injury in St. Louis, you might be feeling confused about how to proceed. You may know you need to hire an attorney, but you have no idea how to tell if you’ve made the right choice. This is a common worry among people in your position. There […]

Written by on October 9, 2018

Attention All Scooter Users – Lawsuits May be on the Rise

It seems strange to think that anyone would file a lawsuit against someone who is riding a scooter. You mostly hear about lawsuits against automobile and truck drivers. The reality is that someone driving a scooter can be just as liable, and they need to follow the rules of the road. The Rise in Popularity […]

Written by on August 30, 2018