Common Causes of Commercial Truck Accidents

Commercial truck accidents can have severe consequences for any passenger vehicles involved. The sheer size and weight of commercial motor vehicles easily dwarf that of even passenger vehicles that are relatively large, such as full-size SUVs. While every accident is different, there are certain factors that commonly lead to commercial truck accidents. According to the […]
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New Study Names Missouri Third-Worst State for Driver Safety Laws

According to a recent article in the Insurance Journal, the Advocates for Highway & Auto Safety has released a new report ranking the states based on how many of them have passed 16 key safety laws that they have identified. The state of Missouri has landed near the bottom of their list, as the third […]
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How Dram Shop Laws Could Affect Your Personal Injury Claim

Missouri’s dram shop statute, located at Mo. Rev. Stat. § 537.053, establishes a personal injury cause of action against establishments that sell alcohol by the drink for consumption on the premises in selected circumstances. These establishments typically include bars, restaurants that serve alcohol, nightclubs, VFW halls, pool halls, and similar places. Under this statute, when […]
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