National School Bus Safety Week Kicks Off on Oct. 19th

From October 19th through the 23rd is National School Bus Safety Week (NSBSW), a campaign dedicated to promoting school bus safety. Sponsored by the National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT), NSBSW encourages children to get involved, learn about or brush up on school bus safety practices and even participate in a national poster contest to depict this year’s theme, which is Be Smart – Be Seen, I wait in a Read More

Sleepy Driver Crashes in Missouri Car Accident on Highway A

Sleepy Driver Crashes in Missouri Car Accident on Highway A A pickup truck overturned on Highway A just west of White Road, when an 18-year-old driver fell asleep at the wheel, according to authorities. The Missouri car accident happened after the drive dozed off, drove off the right side of the road, over-corrected, traveled off the left side of the road, hit an embankment and then flipped. The 7:15 p.m. accident Read More

Missouri State Patrol Examines 12,000 School Buses to Help Prevent Child Injury in St. Louis

Missouri State Patrol Examines 12,000 School Buses to Help Prevent Child Injury in St. Louis Missouri State Patrol recently conducted a number of school bus inspections to help prevent child injury in St. Louis and elsewhere throughout the state this school year. The results conclude that nearly 90 percent of the school buses in St. Louis have passed the rigorous inspection. Cpl. Jeff Wilson says that he and his Read More

Motorists Most Likely to Die in a Car Accident in St. Louis in August

Motorists Most Likely to Die in a Car Accident in St. Louis in August A St. Louis County car accident on Interstate 64 recently landed two people in the hospital, according to KMOV 4. The late-night accident happened when a wrong-way driver, headed west in the eastbound lanes of I-64, collided with another vehicle. A semi-truck was also forced off the road during the incident. The wrong-way driver, a Read More

Seat belts could reduce risk of serious or fatal injuries in Missouri bus accidents

Seat belts could reduce risk of serious or fatal injuries in Missouri bus accidents Federal safety officials are looking at whether seat belts could have helped save lives and prevent injuries in the recent Missouri school bus accident on I-44, St. Louis Public Radio reported. As we reported on our St. Louis Car Accident Lawyer Blog, two students were killed and more than 50 were injured when two school buses Read More