What is a Slip and Fall Case Usually Worth?

Business owners have a duty to maintain a safe environment for their customers. So if an individual stumbles, trips or slips, and gets hurt because they fail to do so, that person deserves compensation for their injuries.  How much is a slip and fall case worth? That depends on the extent of the person’s injuries…

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How to Negotiate with Insurance Companies for a Personal Injury

After an injury in an accident, your thoughts may race as you deal with what has happened. One of the first things you worry about, after getting the medical attention you need, is how quickly you can recover and pay for it all. Many drivers assume that their first step should be to contact the…

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I Had a Slip and Fall, and I’m Pregnant. What Should I Do Now?

Any slip and fall accident can be frightening and embarrassing. Often the person who has fallen just wants to get up and leave the situation quickly. However, a slip and fall while pregnant brings increased concern with it. Not only are you wondering if you have been hurt, but you are also wondering if the…

What is the Statute of Limitations on Personal Injury in Missouri?

What is the Statute of Limitations on Personal Injury in Missouri?

If you have been hurt because of someone else’s negligence or carelessness, you deserve compensation for your personal injuries. But no matter how much concrete proof you have, you could lose your case if you file too late. Missouri has strict deadlines, called statutes of limitations, on personal injury claims. In most cases, the time…

What Happens if You Get Hurt at the Gateway Arch (or Other Public Lands)?

What Happens if You Get Hurt at the Gateway Arch (or Other Public Lands)?

And Can You Sue Federal, State, and Local Governments? Summer is coming and with COVID-19 restrictions lifting, families are ready to flock to local attractions in the St. Louis region. A fun trip can be ruined fast if someone gets hurt. When injuries are caused by someone else’s negligence, victims can usually be compensated for…