Warrensburg, Missouri Personal Injury Lawyer
Our Warrensburg, Missouri personal injury lawyers provide legal assistance and care to victims of all types of Missouri personal injury matters. Our Missouri personal injury practice is largely comprised of helping those hurt in Warrensburg, Mo car accidents, bus crashes, motorcycle accidents and ATV collisions. However, we work with victims with many cases of personal injury including worker’s compensation, medical malpractice, premise liability, and even wrongful death cases.
Our Warrensburg, Missouri car accident attorneys have over thirty years of experience and a proven track record of winning large judgments for our clients. In 2010, E. Ryan Bradley won the largest car accident trial result in 2010 for the entire state of Missouri: $10,015,000. Three months later Ryan Bradley was awarded the largest judgment ever recorded in St. Louis County: $30,040,000. Because of our expertise, lawyers throughout Missouri regularly call upon our attorneys for their advice.
Warrensburg, Missouri is centrally located in Johnson County and was founded in 1856 by Martin Warren. Warrensburg is home to 18,838 Missourians, and residents are mostly young, college educated people. Warrensburg, Mo is most famous for its town mascot, Old Drum. Old Drum was a dog that was the subject of an important court case in 1870. During the Old Drum case U.S. Senator Graham Vest gave a speech that coined the phrase “A dog is man’s best friend.”
A prominent industry in Warrensburg, Missouri is agriculture, so predictably commuters have a very short travel time to and from their jobs. The majority of employed persons (31%) drive less than twenty minutes daily for work. Unsurprisingly, most of the Warrensburg, Mo car accidents happen on city streets and state highways. In 2010, an astounding 78% of all Warrensburg motor vehicle collisions happened on city streets and 14% happened on Missouri State Highways 13 and 132.
According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, there were 557 traffic accidents during 2009 within Warrensburg, Missouri, 16% of which involved injuries or fatalities. The number of wrongful deaths and personal injuries related to motor vehicle accidents decreased 25% in 2010 yet Warrensburg, Mo still ranks in the top 40 of all 734 Missouri cities for the number of car wrecks reported. Drivers under the age of 21 are the largest contributing demographic for Warrensburg car accidents in 2009 crash statistics. Other major contributing factors are speeding (13%), alcohol (9%), and motorcycles (3%). While the percentage of motorcycle accidents seems small, Warrensburg, Missouri is 15th of all Missouri cities for having accidents involving one or more motorcycles.
Warrensburg, Missouri offers resources to people suffering from personal injuries due to car, truck, or motorcycle accidents. Some common resources are:
- Western Missouri Medical Center
- Warrensburg, Missouri Police Department
- Johnson County Sheriff’s Department
- Warrensburg, Missouri Fire Department
If your Warrensburg, Missouri personal injury claim cannot be settled because the insurance companies are treating you unfairly, your lawsuit would need to be filed with the Johnson County Circuit Clerk’s office. The Circuit Court of Johnson County is located at 101 West Market, in Warrensburg, Missouri. Filing a personal injury lawsuit independently is not recommended. We suggest you consult with an experienced attorney prior to filing any pleadings with the Circuit Courts to avoid errors and having your case dismissed.
Our Warrensburg, Missouri accident lawyers do not charge any fee for a consultation. Additionally, if you decide to hire our injury lawyers, we do not earn any attorneys’ fee unless we are successful on your case. As always, if your injuries prevent you from traveling to our law offices, our personal injury attorneys will make arrangements to visit with you at your home or hospital room. Call 314-400-0000 today for a free consultation with one of our lawyers about your legal rights.