What Are the Deadliest Items in Your House?

By Joe Phillips,

There is a reason the phrase “home sweet home” is so popular. Most people think of their house as a safe haven from the dangers of the outside world. When you’re home, you are protected from everyday hazards like car accidents or slips and falls in a grocery store. St. Louis personal injury lawyers know  … Read more

Drowsy Driving Is a Deadly Problem

By Joe Phillips,

What do thousands of potatoes and a horde of honey bees have to do with car accidents? Over the past couple months, drivers – specifically, truck drivers – who fell asleep at the wheel caused accidents that spilled both of these items onto the road, creating a serious hazard for other motorists. These cases may  … Read more

The Most Pervasive Problems Following a Car Accident

By Joe Phillips,

Unfortunately, car accidents are a daily occurrence. If you find yourself seriously injured after a car accident, then you’ll soon realize that your misfortune does not end with reporting the accident to the police. Many people do not understand the complexity of moving forward with a car accident claim, either with their insurance company or  … Read more

Can I Sue For Defective Products That Injured Me?

By Joe Phillips,

Have you or a loved one been injured as a result of a faulty product? It is possible to get compensated for any injuries. Personal injury law was established to protect persons harmed by the actions or in-actions of other people. One of its most prevalent claims is that of defective product liability. Learn more  … Read more

5 Bad Driving Habits That Can End in a Car Accident

By Joe Phillips,

Driving can be fun, but many times it’s something of a chore. While it’s necessary for us to get from point A to point B, there are a lot of other things we could be doing during a commute or in between our errands. In fact, many motorists try to combine other activities with driving  … Read more

The Top Terrifying Causes of Truck Accidents in St. Louis

By Joe Phillips,

It seems like hardly a day goes by without the media reporting a serious truck accident. According to a report released by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, nearly 4,000 people are killed every year in tractor-trailer crashes. To put this into a sobering perspective, that means there are an average of 11 fatal semi-truck  … Read more

8 Things You Should Know about Defective Products

By Joe Phillips,

Consumer goods make life easier and more enjoyable. From cars and toys to lawn equipment and laptops, we count on these products to perform safely and effectively. Sadly, serious injuries can occur when a defective or dangerous product is put into the marketplace. Injuries caused by defective products can result in long-term physical pain, disability,  … Read more

What to Do After a Construction Accident in St. Louis

By Joe Phillips,

Industrial, construction, and warehouse workers in Missouri face the possibility of being seriously hurt every day on the job. This is because of the risks inherent in working in these dangerous environments, such as exposure to chemicals, heavy machinery, and tools. Even if all the proper safety precautions are followed to the letter, accidents can  … Read more