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Blog Posts in April, 2015

Moped, Scooter Accidents Plaguing Missouri Apr 28, 2015

2015 is becoming a hazardous year for people using mopeds and scooters in Missouri. This January, a 54-year-old woman died in a scooter accident in Springfield, Mo, according to KY3 News, a local TV station. KY3 reported that she was riding as a ...

Mystery Surrounds Listeria-Linked Ice Cream Recalls Apr 24, 2015

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams has just recalled all of its products and is closing its stores because of a possible listeria outbreak. This comes just days after Blue Bell Creameries issued a recall of its entire product line. Three people in Kansas ...

One Million Trek Bikes Recalled Apr 22, 2015

A bicycle rider was paralyzed and an additional two riders were seriously injured. The culprit? Trek Bicycles. One The Wisconsin-based company has recalled nearly one million bikes in North America. The bicycles were produced by the Trek company ...

Trucking Industry Speed Limitations Apr 21, 2015

The American Trucking Association, the largest trucking group in the country, is vocally advocating to install electronic speed-limiting devices on big rigs. The industry is urging federal safety regulators to act swiftly to mandate that all trucks ...

Hundreds Hurt by Flu Vaccines Apr 20, 2015

Flu vaccines are recommended every year during the height of flu season. Unfortunately, recent reports reveal that a flu shot can cause serious nerve damage in the arms of patients who receive flu shots. A number of patients have experienced ...

2014 Was Record Year for Car Recalls Apr 16, 2015

The auto industry struggled with millions of recalls in 2014. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a summary report tallying the number of vehicles recalled in 2014. According to the report, an astonishing 64 million ...

Stolen Copper Wires Lead to Fatality Apr 13, 2015

An early Saturday morning crash related to stolen copper wires killed one person in a tragic wreck. The accident occurred at Scarritt and Hardesty avenues. Law enforcement officials report that witnesses saw a vehicle driving in an erratic and ...

Missouri Legislators Try to Ban Palcohol Apr 11, 2015

Recently, federal safety regulators approved the sale of a new alcohol product sold under the brand name Palcohol. Palcohol is a liquor condensed into powder and easily mixed with liquids to create a cocktail. The product will be easy to transport ...

Uber Announces it is Leaving Kansas City Apr 10, 2015

On April 9, Kansas City Council officials approved new regulations that will govern local ride-sharing operations.Unfortunately, Uber representatives say that they will stop operating in Kansas City in light of the new regulations. The regulations ...

Truck Driver in Custody after Multi-Vehicle Auto Accident Apr 9, 2015

Daniel Burch was arrested this Wednesday for his involvement in an accident that resulted in two deaths and several injuries, according to, an online news source. The news website reported that, as Burch neared a highway intersection, ...

Stryker Extends Settlement Deadline Apr 2, 2015

The deadline for filing a claim with the Stryker settlement fund has been extended to April 17, 2015 . Injured patients have until 5 p.m. on the 17 th to file their claims with appropriate documentation. Stryker hip implant devices were used by more ...

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