There are quite a few misconceptions regarding the personal injury process, especially as it relates to motorcycle accidents. Unfortunately, this misinformation can cause a number of issues if you are involved in an accident. Learning about these myths will help you understand how to navigate a personal injury case after a motorcycle accident occurs.

Most people know that driving in the snow can be dangerous. However, few understand just how dangerous it can be. More than 1,300 Americans are killed in auto accidents involving snow, ice, or slush every year. Another 116,000 are injured every year. Safety should be a top priority when driving in snowy conditions. On that note, here are five useful safety tips when driving in conditions that are less than optimal.

[do_widget id=nav_menu-2]   PROTECTING YOU FROM UNINSURED AND UNDERINSURED DRIVERS Every year, hundreds of Missouri citizens are injured in car accidents involving uninsured drivers. Thousands more are injured in accidents involving drivers who carry only the minimum amount of liability coverage for bodily injury, which, in Missouri and Kansas, is $25,000 per person and $50,000 per accident. If you were injured by an uninsured...

[do_widget id=nav_menu-2]   WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE AUTO ACCIDENT CLAIMS PROCESS Car Accident In Missouri Or Kansas? Learn Your Rights. The pain and chaos of a motor vehicle collision can be overwhelming. It is important to know your rights and to understand the process as you begin the journey of recovering your health and getting your life back on track. The law firm of...

[do_widget id=nav_menu-2]   PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENTS Every year, hundreds of pedestrians and bicyclists are struck and injured by motor vehicles. Some of these accidents cause serious injuries, and many of them are caused by the negligence of drivers or other parties, including parties responsible for the crosswalks, roads, signs and other elements that can play a role in an accident. If you or a loved...

[do_widget id=nav_menu-2]   HIT-AND-RUN ACCIDENTS A hit-and-run accident can cause a serious injury or death, but it can also lead to anger, frustration and confusion. It can be difficult to fathom how a driver can seriously hurt another human being and then simply take off. It can be painful to see a loved one suffer while the person responsible is not around to...

[do_widget id=nav_menu-2]   COMPENSATION FOR INJURIES OR DEATH IN HIGHWAY ACCIDENTS The same features that make highways and freeways appealing also make them dangerous. High speeds, smooth lanes and long stretches can lull drivers into a false of sense of security. Adding in factors such as commercial trucks, rush hour traffic and road construction creates a recipe for serious or fatal crashes. The personal...

[do_widget id=nav_menu-2]   DRUNK DRIVING ACCIDENTS Everyone knows drunk driving is illegal, but intoxicated drivers continue to injure and kill men, women and children every day. By law, negligent drivers can be held accountable for their actions when others get hurt. If you or a loved one was in a car accident caused by a drunk driver, you may be able to obtain compensation...

[do_widget id=nav_menu-2]   DISTRACTED DRIVING Distracted driving refers to the act of operating a motor vehicle while dangerously occupied with another task — like sending text messages, surfing the web, applying cosmetics, reading papers, eating, drinking or reaching down on the floor to pick up an item. These behind-the-wheel activities cause thousands of serious accidents in the United States each year. If you or...

[do_widget id=nav_menu-2]   WHAT CAUSED YOUR CAR ACCIDENT (WHO SHOULD PAY FOR YOUR INJURIES?) Every car accident is different, from the circumstances of the crash to the extent of the injuries. Perhaps the most critical issue is identifying liability and then holding those parties accountable. The driver who was in the wrong may deny responsibility … or point the finger at you. Or...