St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

What Is Used as Evidence in a Car Accident Case in Missouri?

Filing a car accident injury claim in Missouri can allow you to recover compensation for losses such as injury-related medical costs, lost income due to missed time at work, and pain and suffering. However, a successful claim requires significant evidence….


What Is the Burden of Proof for Auto Accidents in Missouri?

When an auto accident occurs due to another party’s negligence, any person suffering injuries in the collision may be eligible to file a car accident claim. Depending on the nature of the accident and the resulting injuries, the victim may…


How Do You Calculate Pain and Suffering in a Missouri Car Accident?

Many people know that it is possible to seek compensation for losses such as medical expenses and lost income after suffering injuries in a car accident. However, Missouri law also permits accident victims to recover a financial award for less…


What to Do After a Motorcycle Accident in Missouri

A motorcycle accident is a terrifying experience to have, and the consequences are often life changing.  If you ride a motorcycle in St. Louis or elsewhere in Missouri, it’s a good idea to know what to do ahead of time…


Common Causes of Boating Accidents in Missouri

A boating accident can be just as devastating as an accident in a motor vehicle, yet many people do not apply the same level of care to boating as to driving a car.  Very few people would think of driving a car…


Why Should I Use an Attorney for a Missouri Auto Accident?

So, you’ve been in a car accident in Missouri. Do you need an attorney? Yes, you can file an insurance claim or even a lawsuit without an attorney, but is it a good idea? Trying to deal with an auto…


How Does Uninsured Motorist Coverage Work in St. Louis Missouri?

Uninsured motorist coverage protects you when you’re involved in a crash with a Missouri driver who doesn’t have driver’s insurance.  However, it’s not always easy to get your insurance company to pay out the money you need, even when you…


Missouri Moves Toward Safer Highways for Drivers and Wildlife

If you’ve ever had the misfortune of colliding with a deer while driving down a Missouri highway, you probably have a pretty good idea of how devastating a wildlife accident can be.  Fortunately, a new initiative in Missouri is hoping…


What Is the Average Settlement for a Car Accident Claim in St. Louis, MO?

Car accidents are costly events. If you’re about to file a car accident claim in Missouri, it’s natural to wonder what the average settlement amount is. Having a frame of reference helps you know if the insurance company is offering…


Why Are Truck Accidents So Serious?

After seeing a news report about a trucking accident, you may be shocked to see how much damage can be inflicted in these collisions, even at low speeds. It is not just your perception that truck crashes are more serious…