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Blog Posts in September, 2015

Pedestrian Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash in Fairground Park Sep 29, 2015

A 29-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run accident in Fairground Park on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. Around 5:00 p.m., the man was walking alone through the park. Police say the driver of a White Pontiac G6 was traveling through the park in the wrong ...

Rexamined Study Reveals Paxil is Not Safe for Teenagers Sep 25, 2015

According to a new analysis of the original 2001 study, Paxil is not safe for teenagers. The latest information was published in the BMJ journal, a popular medical journal. GlaxoSmithKline, the company that made Paxil, stands by its initial ...

Bicycle Injuries on the Rise Sep 23, 2015

Commuter bicyclists are becoming more common across Missouri. With more bicycles on the road, bicycle accident injuries are on the rise. According to 2011 Missouri statistics, a bicycle injury or fatality occurred about every 15 hours. One major ...

GM Settles Federal Criminal Charges over Defective Ignition Switch for $900M Sep 22, 2015

The General Motors (GM) saga over a defective ignition switch is almost complete as the auto manufacturer has agreed to settle a federal criminal investigation for $900 million. Federal prosecutors charged GM with wire fraud and engaging in a plan to ...

Child Passenger Safety Week Sep 18, 2015

It is National Child Passenger Safety Week and a good time to review child passenger safety recommendations that parents can incorporate into day to day routines. Driving with a child passenger means certain precautions should be taken to make sure ...

Head-Up Displays: More Distracted Drivers? Sep 14, 2015

Head-up displays are quickly becoming commonplace across many makes and models of automobiles. However, critics of the new display, are calling the advanced technology a major distraction to drivers who are quickly becoming overstimulated by the ...

Guidelines for Giving a Good Deposition Sep 11, 2015

A deposition is a pre-trial oral testimony that is performed under oath. It serves as a discovery process where the opposing council can ask questions and determine the facts and circumstances surrounding the incident that caused your injury. The ...

Study Suggests Link between Traumatic Brain Injury and Aggressive Driving Sep 9, 2015

The Accident Analysis and Prevention journal recently published new research that shows those who have suffered a traumatic brain injury may have an increased risk of road rage. According to data published in the journal, drivers who act aggressively ...

Labor Day DUI Crackdown Sep 3, 2015

During the final weeks of summer, 10,000 + law agencies will be out and about. Drunk drivers will be targeted in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)’s “Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over” annual campaign. Drunk drivers, who are ...

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