Personal Injury Blog

The 20 Safest Cars to Drive in 2017

Car wrecks happen all of the time- they are inevitable for the time being. Unfortunately, fatal car accidents are also a common occurence.  More specifically, there were 802 fatal crashes in 2015 that resulted in 869 deaths in Missouri alone, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. That averages out to more than two…

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What Determines the Severity of a Burn?

Lawyers and burn injuries St. Louis personal injury attorneys must be able to determine monetary amounts for damages when seeking compensation on behalf of their clients. Having knowledge about the severity of a burn injury and the extent of the treatment required for restoring health is part of an attorney’s job. If a lawyer is…

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5 Tips for Safer Motorcycle Riding

Understanding a motorcycle accident Understanding the cause of a motorcycle accident is vital in helping a St. Louis attorney identify liable parties and take legal action on your behalf. Motorcycle accidents are almost always more devastating and dangerous. The lack of protection motorcycle riders have makes them much more vulnerable to those driving cars. It…

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4 Common Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

What are the signs of nursing home abuse? When you suspect a loved one is being abused in a nursing home, consult a lawyer to learn about your loved one’s legal rights. By recognizing the signs of abuse, you can also help your loved one. According to the Office on Women’s Health and the U.S….

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Why are children more prone to dog bites?

The effects of dog bites on children Dog bites can cause serious injury and emotional or psychological damage. Children, in particular, are vulnerable to dog bites. By working with a St. Louis attorney, you take legal action for a dog bite injury. The American Humane Association reports that 82 percent of dog bites treated in…

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