On Monday, September 2 in southwest Missouri, 10 miles north of Joplin, a Wichita teacher died after a traffic collision. Beth W. Adamson, 50, was a passenger in a vehicle being driven by her husband. When he failed to stop at a stop sign on … [Read more...] about Missouri Teacher Dies After Traffic Accident
On Thursday, September 12, a man who was cutting the lawn outside a church was killed by a vehicle that lost control due to slick roads and crashed into him. The car was driving on Highway 94 when it lost control, hydroplaning, flipping over … [Read more...] about Man Dies After Hydroplaning Car Strikes Him
When you are riding a motorcycle you may feel carefree, but the reality is that in order to stay safe, there are many things you must be aware of. Defensive driving is a must, and motorcyclists must follow the rules of the road just like any other … [Read more...] about Biggest Threat to Motorcyclists is Inattentive Drivers
Accidents involving pedestrians are slightly less common than car accidents. Still, about 70,000 pedestrians are involved each year in serious accidents with vehicles. In some cases careless pedestrians may be at least partially responsible for … [Read more...] about Pedestrian Accidents: What Should Know About Your Legal Rights
In some situations, an individual who was not driving or even present in the vehicle at the time of the crash, may be held responsible for the accident. Usually when a car accident occurs, determining which driver is at fault is the key issue. If … [Read more...] about When Can You Be Held Liable For Another Person’s Driving?
Accidents that result in vehicles rolling over are often devastating. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has reported that more than 280,000 rollover accidents claim over 10,000 lives each year. There are certain types of vehicles … [Read more...] about Rollover Accidents: Why They Happen and How to Prevent Them