I Was Offered a Settlement After My Car Accident. Should I Take It?

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A car accident settlement negotiation will establish how and who will compensate the victim(s) for the damage they suffered. Being in a car accident can have an important impact on your life, from keeping you from working and earning money as usual to having to visit doctors and go through treatments or surgery. You can … Read more

Updated: December 20, 2019

Most Common Traffic Violations That Cause Car Crashes & May Result in Fines

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Traffic violations in Missouri are covered under section 302 of the Missouri Revisor of Statutes. The penalty system includes a point system, which makes you pay fines and/or gets your license suspended temporarily or permanently when losing them. Each traffic law violation has certain penalties and a number of points, and some will result in … Read more

Updated: August 13, 2021

Why You Should Always Have an Injury Lawyer Before You Accept a Car Accident Settlement

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When you think about holding a person who’s caused you harm accountable, you most likely picture being in a court, presenting your case in front of a judge and jury. However, some statistics show that as many as 95% of car accident cases end in a settlement. Here are a few reasons: Most Car Accident … Read more

What Is My Car Accident Claim Worth?

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One of the most common questions our St. Louis car accident lawyers get even before taking a case is “how much is my accident worth?”. This is totally understandable considering that people want to know if the hassle of suing someone and fighting a battle in court is worth their time and effort, which are … Read more

Updated: December 4, 2019

Medical Payments Coverage: What Is It and What Role Does it Play in Car Accident Claims?

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According to the law in Missouri, you are required to carry some form of insurance coverage to help you get through a car crash without going bankrupt. The minimum level of coverage according to the Missouri Department of Revenue is: $25,000 per person for bodily injury $50,000 per accident for bodily injury $25,000 per accident … Read more

Updated: November 13, 2019

Stay Safe This Halloween: 6 Car Accident Statistics That You Should Know

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In the US, trick-or-treat is a beloved tradition each year. Unfortunately, it also increases the likelihood of car accidents, as these six statistics show. Halloween is a holiday many children and parents eagerly anticipate. It is an exciting time to dress up and go trick-or-treating in your neighborhood. While you might be busy with the … Read more

Updated: October 28, 2021