There are more than 250,000 people who are injured by someone driving under the influence a year. About 10,000 victims are killed in accidents involving a drunk driver. People who are victims of a drunk driving accident can suffer bone … [Read more...] about The Cost of Driving Drunk
St. Louis Car Accident Lawyers
Can a Car Accident Cause Cervical Radiculopathy?
The most common cause of nerve injury after a car accident is a bulging or herniation of discs that lie between the spinal vertebrae. If the nerve is impacted at the thoracic or cervical level, the pain travels through the neck, shoulder, and to the … [Read more...] about Can a Car Accident Cause Cervical Radiculopathy?
A Device to Prevent Drowsy Driving
Driving a car when you are tired can pose a serious threat to yourself and to others you are sharing the road with. Drowsy drivers have a slow reaction time and find it difficult to focus on their surroundings. In 2013, 72,000 car accidents were … [Read more...] about A Device to Prevent Drowsy Driving
Rear End Collision Statistics
If you have recently been in a car accident, there is a 1 in 3 chance that you were involved in a rear-end collision. Rear-end collisions are the most common type of car accident, accounting for over 30% of all collisions. Surprisingly, most rear-end … [Read more...] about Rear End Collision Statistics
Rear End Collision Fault?
It is a common presumption that the driver of the following car is always at fault, but this is not always the case. Unpredictable road conditions and distractions combine for frequent car accidents. Depending on the circumstances, reaction time to … [Read more...] about Rear End Collision Fault?
St. Louis Car Accident Injuries : Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal cord paralysis is a serious injury that is not very common and can take a long time to get diagnosed. The most common car accident injuries are bone injuries, lacerations, back injuries, and internal organ injuries. Vocal cord paralysis is a … [Read more...] about St. Louis Car Accident Injuries : Vocal Cord Paralysis