What are your risks of suffering a personal injury in Kansas?

Considered a major health concern, personal injury is the fifth most common cause of death in the US. According to figures released by the National Center for Health Statistics, over 160,000 people lose their lives to this cause, while a staggering 29 million people find themselves in the emergency room due to injuries that range from superficial cuts to internal organ dam read more...

First Steps to take after a Car Wreck

What steps should you take if you have been in a car wreck? It is imperative to seek medical treatment as your first step as soon as you can after a collision. In the weeks that follow a car wreck, immediately contact your physician if you find yourself experiencing any of the following symptoms:   - Persistent headaches   - Vision disturbances   - read more...

Driving Safe on Kansas Roads During Winter

In winter each year, almost 76,000 people get seriously injured in collisions all over the country. These collisions also cause almost 900 deaths and millions of dollars' worth of property damage and loss. Yes, Kansas-City, Kansas and Olathe did make it onto the list of the 10 safest urban areas to drive in during winter but, this is no reason to underestimate the dangers created by cold we read more...

Dustin DeVaughn Representing Kansas Man In E-Cig Battery Lawsuit

Defective E-cigarette Battery Explodes On February 26, 2016 Daniel Anderson was at work just like any other day. However, his life drastically changed that day when the battery to his e-cigarette exploded in his pant pocket. As a result of this explosion Daniel suffered extreme 2nd and 3rd degree thermal and chemical burns on his hands and left leg. Daniel was left in excruciating pain and read more...

Semi-Truck Accidents – Facts and Fiction – Part II

Part II of "Semi-Truck Accidents - Facts and Fiction".   Facts from Fiction about 18 Wheelers - 4 Additional Misconceptions 5. All semi-trucks have a device that captures crash data! False Some semi-trucks do have an event data recorder or black box on board but these get triggered only by crash-like conditions such as hard braking, sudden and significant acceleration and sharp st read more...

Semi-Truck Accidents – Facts and Fiction – Part I

Facts from Fiction about 18 Wheelers - 4 Misconceptions Every year, hundreds of motorists are killed in collisions involving semi-trucks. In fact, 1 in every 8 traffic collision linked fatalities can be attributed to these heavy eighteen-wheeled vehicles. What's worse is 98% of the people who die or are seriously injured in these collisions are passengers from other vehicles. After all, an read more...