Arnold, Missouri Personal Injury Lawyer
Our Arnold, Missouri personal injury lawyers at The Bradley Law Firm help victims who have been seriously injured as a result of many types of personal injury accidents. Our attorneys regularly assist those hurt in car accidents, bus crashes, motorcycle collisions and ATV accidents. E. Ryan Bradley has been assisting personal injury victims for decades and has a strong history of excellence. In 2010, E. Ryan Bradley was listed as the having won the number one car accident verdict in Missouri, $10,150,000. Although our personal injury firm mainly handles motor vehicle accidents, we also specialize in many other types of injury cases, like medical malpractice and worker’s compensation.
Arnold Missouri car accident statistics
In 2009, there were a total of 696 Arnold, Missouri car accidents. In that year, 22% of all Arnold traffic accidents resulted in injuries or wrongful death. Most of these crashes happened at the intersection of Interstate 55, Richardson Road, Vogel Road, and West Outer 55 Road. In 2009, accidents at this intersection accounted for one-quarter of all Arnold, Missouri car wrecks and 30% of those resulted in injuries or wrongful deaths. This is the most dangerous intersection in Arnold, Mo. and as a result, has been a major focus of the Arnold Police Department and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department. In an effort to reduce crashes, the City of Arnold has installed red light cameras and increase police presence at this intersection.
The Police and Sheriff’s Departments efforts have worked amazingly well. In 2010, the reports of accidents decreased 44% and the reports of fatalities were reduced by half. Unfortunately, the intersection at I–55, Richardson Road, Vogel Road, and West Outer 55 Road still accounts for 18% of all local motor vehicle accidents.
Arnold Mo and Jefferson County history
American Indian tribes such as the Shawnee, Osage, and Cherokee are some of the first known settlers of Arnold, Mo. Arnold, Missouri was not officially incorporated until 1972 and it is now the largest city in Jefferson County. CNN’s Money Magazine listed Arnold, Mo in the “Top 100 Best Places to Live” in 2008. There are 20,808 people currently living within the Arnold city limits. However, thousands travel through Arnold, Missouri daily on Interstate 55 to work, shop, and go to school. Many of the residents in Arnold commute 15 miles to St. Louis, via I–55, daily to work.
Jefferson County, Missouri is named after our former president, Thomas Jefferson. It has a population just over 200,000, making it the sixth most populous county in Missouri. Jefferson County consists of several cities and towns. Some of these include Arnold, Barnhart, Cedar Hill, Dittmer, De Soto, Fenton, Festus, Grubville, Herculaneum, Hillsboro, House Springs, Imperial, Kimmswick, Murphy, Pevely, Scotsdale, Valles Mines, and many more. Popular activities include pumpkin and apple picking, swimming/ bar b quing at Springdale Pool, taking a stroll through downtown Kimmsick’s Main Street, hunting for trendy finds at the Pevely Flea Market, or enjoying a glass of wine at the Villa Antonio Winery in Hillsboro. Many Jefferson County residents commute to the City of St. Louis for leisure and business.
Our lawyers routinely handle car, truck, and motorcycle accidents within Jefferson County’s Circuit Court. By visiting our blog, recent headlines of accidents are reported within this area. The Jefferson County Circuit Court is located in Hillsboro. The address is 400 First St, P.O. Box 100, Hillsboro, MO 63050. On their website, you can find information on the various services, codes and ordinances, invitations for bids and requests for proposals, employment, court information, highway division services, permits, taxes & payments, voter registration and much more.
Jefferson County, Missouri resources for car accidents
- St. Anthony’s Medical Center
- Arnold, Missouri Police Department
- Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department
- Rock Township Ambulance District
Jefferson County personal injury lawsuits
If your personal injury claim cannot be settled with the at–fault driver’s insurance company and the incident occurred within Arnold, Mo, your personal injury lawsuit would need to be filed with the Circuit Clerk’s office in Jefferson County. The Circuit Court of Jefferson County is located at 300 2nd Street, Hillsboro, Missouri. Personal injury laws can be very confusing and we strongly recommend that you speak with an experienced personal injury attorney prior to filing any lawsuits. Failure to consult with an experienced lawyer could mean your pleadings are filed incorrectly and this may result in the dismissal of your case. Our car accident lawyers have helped hundreds of victims file their personal injury claims and we can help you file yours.
Our Arnold, Missouri car accident lawyers do not charge any fee for a consultation. If you decide to hire our injury lawyers, we do not earn an attorneys’ fee unless we are successful on your case. Call 314-400-0000 today for a free consultation and learn about your legal rights. If you cannot come to our office because of your personal injuries, we will meet with you at your home or hospital room.