May, 2015 Articles

The Takata Airbag Recall

Since the introduction of airbags in the 1980’s, hundreds of thousands of Missouri drivers have been saved from serious injury and even death. Airbags make such a huge impact on vehicle safety ...
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Car Accident Injuries Caused by Seat Belts

Seat belts save lives; however, there are situations when a malfunctioning seat belt has resulted in an injury. Seat belts are provided in motor vehicles for the safety of the driver and occupants. ...
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Bicycle Accidents Caused by Road Hazards

Bicycles are particularly prone to accidents caused by road hazards due to their thin tires and relative instability. Any abrupt changes in the road surface can cause even the most experienced ...
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Workers' Compensation and Self-Inflicted Injuries

Are work-related injuries caused by intoxication or injuries that are self-inflicted covered by workers' compensation? Workers’ compensation insurance does not normally cover work-related ...
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10 Important Documents to Give Your Attorney After an Auto Accident

After a car accident, you may require the services of a St. Louis car accident attorney to guide you through the claims process. The attorney will want certain documents related to your accident to ...
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What to Do If You Are Involved in a Car Accident in Another State

Taking road trips is a favorite summer activity for many Missourians. The most frequently visited destinations are the beach towns and cities of Florida. The 12 hour drive from Missouri to Florida ...
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Do You Need a Lawyer After a Bicycle Accident?

Bicycle accidents can lead to serious injuries, and an injured bicyclist may require prolonged and expensive medical treatment. A bike accident may leave you feeling overwhelmed, and to make things ...
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Car Accidents - A Leading Cause of Childhood Deaths

Protect your child by following proper safety procedures in the car. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that car accidents are a leading cause of death of children. It reports ...
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Safety Tips for Chicago Bicyclists

Bicycle riding is a healthy and fun way to travel around the city of Chicago. However, it is important to remember to ride carefully and safely. Our Chicago bicycle accident attorney from Willens Law ...
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Essential Safety Tips for Pedestrians

Pedestrian fatalities have increased and traffic safety departments are looking for ways to reduce these types of accidents. In a recently reported accident, a young girl was killed when a truck ran ...
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