Missouri State Highway Patrol Joins Operation Dry Water

As the 4th of July approaches, a holiday known for attracting large amounts of people to the lake, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reminds us that safety comes first. Missouri has designated June 29–July 1 as “Operation Dry Water Weekend,” a program designed to monitor and deter impaired boaters. This year’s Operation Dry Water Weekend comes in the…

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Tips for Driving Safely Around Semi-Trucks

If you are like most people, driving is something you do on a daily basis without much thought. Some people get so used to driving that they seem to forget about the hazards on the roads in their area. Driving alongside diesel trucks is something you have probably done thousands of times. As a result,…

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Signs of Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse

Nursing home abuse and neglect are serious issues that occur at facilities all across the country. Neglect is considered one of the most common types of abuse that occur. Cases of neglect take place when an individual is not receiving a proper level of care for their needs. The level of care required varies from…

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Tim Monsees of Monsees & Mayer Provides Valuable Information and Advice about Tree Stand Accidents in recent Super Lawyers Article

For years, the law firm of Monsees & Mayer has provided individuals in the Kansas City area with practical advice and superior representation for personal injury and accident cases resulting from negligence or wrongdoing from another party. Due to the dedication of the attorneys, and the entire staff, Timothy W. Monsees, a co-founder of the Monsees…

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Memorial Day Safe Travel Tips

Let the travel season begin!  Memorial Day is the annual kickoff weekend for summer travel, and the roads, airports and train stations across the United States will be clogged with travelers.  Holiday fun and travel should not equate to danger or injury.  There are simple tips you can use to make sure your travels are…

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National Safe Boating Week

This week is National Safe Boating Week. In light of the tragic boating accident that took place at the Lake of the Ozarks over the weekend, we at Monsees & Mayer, P.C. feel it is important to promote the safe boating campaign.  If everyone would take these to heart our waterways would be a great deal safer. Safe Boating…

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Polaris to Pay $27.25 Million Penalty for Failure to Report Defective Recreational Off-Road Vehicles

On April 2nd, Polaris agreed to pay a $27.25 million penalty for failure to report defective recreational off-road vehicles. The penalty was announced by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”), the leading government authority with oversight of product safety. While civil penalties are not uncommon, they are reserved for the most severe of circumstances when a product…

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