Over the past two years, football head injuries have become more common on both NFL and high school football fields. This has resulted in an increase in the number of wrongful death lawsuits filed against the NFL (National Football League) in recent months.
People who love their dogs consider them part of their families, but sometimes our best friends can pose a real danger to others. The greatest number of dangerous dog bite injuries comes from breeds that are known to be aggressive; such as American Pit Bull Terriers, German Shepherds, and Rottweilers.
Missouri teens, just like most teens across the U.S. and even in other countries, are likely to experiment with substances such as drugs or alcohol due to peer pressure and other pressures. As concerned Kansas City car accident attorneys, we want parents to educate their teens about the consequences of drunk driving or driving under the influences.
Approximately two months ago, Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon division recalled its laparoscopic power morcellators due to concerns of doctors and hospitals that the device may spread cancer when a patient undergoes laparoscopic uterine fibroid removal.
Many people believe that identity theft relates comes from the theft of credit card numbers or other credit data. You may be surprised to learn that identity thieves actually prefer access to medical records! Recently, the computer network of Community Health System Inc. was hacked, resulting in the theft of more than four million patients' personal information.
When you panic, it's easy to react without thinking. Panic induces an immediate response when you are put in a situation which you cannot control. There are certain "roadway emergencies" we want to discuss, and what to do if you find yourself in one of these situations.
No doubt you've heard the State Farm commercial jingle, 'Like a good neighbor, State Farm is there.' Many of us may believe that our insurance agent is not only our agent, but our friend. As Kansas City bad faith insurance attorneys, we know that there are countless people who have wondered just who their insurance agent or adjustor really works for when it comes time to file a claim for damage to a vehicle, home, or other property.
As Kansas City wrongful death attorneys, we realize that many people are unclear as to what exactly wrongful death means, what types of cases fall into this category of law, and who is entitled to collect compensation.
Most Kansas City, Missouri residents feel they can trust their insurance companies; after all, you pay a premium every month to ensure you are protected in case of a car accident, serious injury, house fire, or other unexpected catastrophe. Unfortunately, as experienced bad faith insurance attorneys are aware, fully trusting your insurance company is a mistake that most people make.
Most people know that if they are injured in an accident caused by a drunk driver, the drunk driver may be held liable for costs of their injuries. The drunk driver may face a lawsuit from the victim as well as criminal penalties (fines, suspended driver's license, possible jail time, etc.). However, what many people do not realize is that there may be other parties who are responsible for their injuries, such as bars, restaurants, pubs, taverns and their employees who continue to serve alcohol to a visibly intoxicated customer.