How to Write a Settlement Demand Letter

Personal injury lawyers send settlement demand letters to insurance companies demanding a specific amount to resolve a personal injury claim. The letter is a starting point for settlement negotiations between the parties. Most personal injury cases settle through negotiations instead of going to trial. Injury… read more

Why Do Rear-End Collisions Happen and Who’s to Blame?

Imagine you’re driving along, listening to your favorite podcast, then wham! Someone hits you from behind. Or you’re behind another vehicle, and suddenly the driver in front of you slams on their brakes. You can’t stop in time and crash. Rear-end collisions can cause significant… read more

All About Tattoo Infections

Missouri has regulated tattoo artists and tattoo parlors since 1998. Before then, getting a tattoo was risky. Some diseases, like hepatitis, syphilis, and HIV, can be transmitted through a tattoo needle. Since sterile procedures were not required before regulation, infections were common. Since 1998, the… read more

Nine Factors that Determine How Much to Expect from a Car Accident Settlement in Kansas City

Missouri uses a fault-based car insurance system. This means you must pursue the at-fault driver for compensation after a car accident. When you file your insurance claim against the at-fault driver, you need to prove your losses. You also need to prove the other driver’s… read more

Delayed Concussion Symptoms

When some people hear the word “concussion,” they don’t think of a traumatic or dangerous injury. But the truth is that concussions can be very serious. In fact, they are a type of traumatic brain injury (TBI).  Unfortunately, concussions are not always taken seriously, and… read more

Many Accidents Can Cause Herniated Discs at C4/C5 or C5/C6: Here’s What You Need to Know

If you are involved in a traumatic accident – such as a car accident – and suffer a back injury, it can be difficult to know what is causing it. This is especially true if your pain isn’t felt directly in your back but radiates… read more

Allstate Worst Insurance Company For Consumers

By nearly every measure, Allstate can be one of the worst insurance companies for consumers. Allstate plays hardball with third-party claimants and customers. In recent years, Allstate even cut the percentage of premiums it paid as claims and doubled its profits. This makes Allstate a… read more

Is It Legal to Own a Pet Sloth in Missouri?

Buying a new pet can be a lot of fun. Not only do these furry friends offer companionship (and look cute doing it), but they are also proven to boost human health. According to the CDC, there can be many benefits to owning a pet. … read more

What to Wear to Court in Missouri

There’s never a better time to put your best foot forward than when you are in a courtroom. Whether you are fighting a traffic ticket or pursuing compensation after a car accident, appearances matter. So while your attire may seem like it’s the least of… read more

How Safe Are Motor Scooters in Kansas City?

Kansas City is a bustling metropolis that sprawls into two separate states. It’s unique and historic. It’s also busy and growing quickly. So if you’re tired of sitting in traffic, you may be looking for a quick and easy way to get around town.  Could… read more