Category: Personal Injury

How is a Minor Child’s Personal Injury Case Handled by the Courts in Missouri?

Like adults, minor children can also be victims of negligence of others. However, the Courts have additional rules related to the recovery of personal injury damages differ between adults and children in order to protect the child’s interests. This is because children are unable to make decisions to: Reasonably respond to the negligence of others […]

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What do you pay a personal injury attorney?

In a majority of the time a personal injury lawyer only gets paid when they win or settle their client’s cases. If your personal injury attorney is unsuccessful in your case, you will not have to pay them for their time and expenses. Most personal injury cases, a personal injury lawyer will charge a contingency […]

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TALCUM POWDER LAWSUIT

The talcum powder lawsuits claim the manufacturers of talcum powder have known for more than 40 years there is a link between using the product and ovarian cancer and mesothelioma. The main talc products used for personal hygiene are: Johnson’s Baby Powder by Johnson & Johnson; Shower to Shower by Valeant Pharmaceuticals; and Baby Magic […]

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PHILIPS CPAP/ BiPAP LAWSUIT

On June 14, 2021, Philips announced a voluntary recall for various Philips Bi-Level Positive Airway Pressure (Bi-Level PAP), Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), and mechanical ventilator devices.The recall provides potential health risks the company identified in their devices’ polyester-based polyurethane (PE-PUR) sound abatement foam component. This component can disintegrate or outgas, causing users to inhale […]

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DETERMINING LIABILITY IN PERSONAL INJURY CASES

Negligence, carelessness, or wrongdoing of another all encompass personal injury law and they occur quite frequently in America. Approximately, 31 million people on average each year, suffer injuries resulting from another party acting negligently, recklessly, and even maliciously. Common Types of Personal Injury Cases  Auto accidents are the most common cause of personal injuries, with […]

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ZANTAC CANCER LAWSUITS IN MISSOURI AND KANSAS

WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT THE ZANTAC LAWSUITS? On September 13, 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reported the discovery of the carcinogenic contaminant N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) in Zantac (ranitidine), a common heartburn medication available in both prescription and over-the-counter versions. In April of 2020, the FDA announced that all Zantac brand heartburn drugs, […]

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What falls under pain and suffering in a car accident?

Injury claims in auto accident injury claims in Missouri are determined by specific elements which are used to comprise financial compensation. The first two claims in any auto accident case begins with special damages for medical bills and property damage. “Special” damages are those that can be expressed in specific concrete numbers based on the […]

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What to do if you were in an auto accident

The moment after you realize that you were just in a motor vehicle accident can be psychologically overwhelming. What just happened? Are the passengers my car alright? Am I alright? Your heart is pumping fast and after you have stopped moving you still feel anxious and overwhelmed. It is important after you have had a […]

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