What If My St. Louis Car Accident Claim Exceeds My Insurance Policy?

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Drivers who opt for the minimum coverage can sometimes discover just how expensive car accidents can truly be. Auto insurance is mandatory in Missouri, and the minimums are set at: $25,000 for bodily injury per person $50,000 for bodily injury per accident $25,000 for property damage The law also requires drivers to carry mandatory uninsured … Read more

Updated: January 25, 2021

“What if I Didn’t Exchange Insurance Information With the Other Driver?”

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Can you still get compensated if you didn’t exchange insurance information at the scene of the crash?  Imagine you were on your way to work when another driver failed to give you the right of way and crashed into you. The damage was minor (just a small dent), and you were feeling fine, so you … Read more

Updated: December 28, 2020

“Can I File for Compensation if I Was Hit by a Police Car?”

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If you find yourself in this situation, the best thing you can do is speak with an experienced St. Louis car accident attorney as soon as possible. Being in a car accident that involves a police car can be intimidating for a victim. Pursuing a claim against a government entity may seem like an impossible … Read more

Updated: December 28, 2020

“Can I Change Lawyers in the Middle of My Auto Accident Claim?”

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As with any profession, some lawyers are good at what they do, and others lack the experience or dedication. Car accident claims can be stressful, especially for victims under prolonged treatment or suffer from permanent disabilities. The longer the claim goes on, the more bills pile up, and the more time an insurance company has … Read more

Updated: December 28, 2020

Understanding Your “Right to Sue” After a Car Accident

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Sometimes negotiating with the insurance company does not lead to the desired result, leaving the victims with no choice but to take the claim further by suing. Car accidents may create health issues and limitations to a person’s quality of life. They may also be preceded by stressful legal battles and negotiations with insurance companies … Read more

Updated: December 21, 2020

Someone Hit My Parked Car – Who Is Going to Pay for Damages?

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You’d think that having your car parked would lower the risk of an accident. However, it’s estimated that around 20% of all vehicle accidents actually occur in parking lots! In most cases, when such accidents occur, people generally can get away unscathed or with some minor injuries. The same cannot always be said for the … Read more

Updated: December 9, 2020