A car accident lawyer will carefully consider the facts and accident report. The first instinct when suddenly faced with a stopped vehicle in the road may be to swerve in order to avoid a collision. Unfortunately, swerving into another lane may cause … [Read more...] about Defensive Maneuvers: Who is at Fault When They Cause a Collision?
Archives for November 2013
Head on collisions are one of the most dangerous car accidents. In early October of this year 2 people died on Missouri 39 after their vehicle was struck by another that had crossed the center line and collided with them head on. Head on collisions … [Read more...] about Factors Involved in a Head on Collision
Road rage is a serious problem that can have very serious consequences. Twice this year in Missouri we have seen road rage taken to the extreme. An August incident ended with the offending driver taking his own life before being questioned by the … [Read more...] about Road Rage: Who Is at Fault When it Ends in a Collision?
T-Bone collisions are responsible for at least 8,000 fatalities each year. A large portion of car accidents take place at an intersection and can involve ignoring traffic signals, speeding, or distraction. Sometimes the collision is broadside, or … [Read more...] about Who Is at-Fault in a T-Bone Collision?
In the state of Missouri, around 44% of all traumatic brain injuries reported are the result of a car accident. Traumatic brain injury, or TBI, does not always present itself immediately. A person may hit their head, yet show no symptom of brain … [Read more...] about The Cause and Effects of Traumatic Brain Injuries
Missouri law states that an accident only needs to contribute to the cause of pain and the need for medical care. The burden of proof falls on the defense. Thousands of Americans are treated for medical conditions every day. Chronic knee pain from a … [Read more...] about Pre-Existing Injury Auto Accident