Dog Bite Injuries: How to Obtain the Compensation You Deserve

According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, an average of 4.7 million people a year are bitten by dogs in the U.S. Many of these injuries are serious enough to need ongoing medical treatment, especially if the victim is a child. If you or someone you love has been attacked and bitten by a dangerous dog or another domestic animal, take the following steps immediately to protect your right to recover Read More

Roadway Safety in Missouri – Tougher Laws Needed

Roadway Safety in Missouri - Tougher Laws Needed Missouri isn't doing all it can to help make our roads safer. According to a recent study from the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety, there are simple changes that could be made to our road laws that would help reduce the risks of accidents. Although there have been a number of incentives included in a new federal transportation bill, Missouri lawmakers remain Read More

Dog Bite Injuries in St. Louis and Elsewhere Costing Nearly $500M in 2011

Dog Bite Injuries in St. Louis and Elsewhere Costing Nearly $500M in 2011 Dog bite injuries in St. Louis and elsewhere are a lot more common than you may think. These kinds of stories don't typically make it to the front page of the local news, but they're happening more and more every day, according to Yahoo News. As a matter of fact, these kinds of claims cost insurance companies nationwide nearly $500 million in Read More

St. Louis slip and fall, dog bite, premise liability concerns come with Halloween

St. Louis slip and fall, dog bite, premise liability concerns come with Halloween Your risk of an accident in St. Louis may be the scariest thing about Halloween. St. Louis pedestrian accidents, slip and fall accidents and dog attacks are just a few of the premise liability claims that plague the week of Halloween. And your odds don't get any better out on the road; the National Highway Traffic Safety Read More

$500,000 recovered for St. Charles County Dog Mauling

  $500,000 recovered for St. Charles County Dog Mauling I recently resolved a St. Charles County dog mauling case for $500,000.00, which I believe is the highest recovery ever recovered for a dog bite case in the county. On October 17, 2009, my client and his grandson were enjoying his backyard when a pit bull mix named "Rufus" owned by a rear facing neighbor suddenly and without warning began barking Read More