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How Much Is My Case Worth?

“How much is my car wreck worth?” is a question that crosses many people’s minds after they’ve been in a car accident. The answer to that question is complex and multifaceted. Thankfully, Patterson Legal Group has extensive experience getting our clients maximum compensation from insurance companies. Here’s a breakdown of …

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The Kansas City Star Interviews Attorney Gary Patterson

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The Kansas City Star interviews attorney Gary Patterson regarding his work on behalf of the victims of a horrific crash involving two tractor-trailers and three passenger vehicles along Interstate 70 in July of 2017.–Patterson and other lawyers for the victims’ surviving family members spent close to a year investigating the …

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Compensation for Your Pain and Suffering

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Victims of an accident can experience physical pain and psychological distress. This pain and suffering can negatively impact a person’s life for a significant period of time after the incident occurs.

Here’s an example of how pain and suffering can affect a person’s life after they’ve been hurt in wreck in …

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Heroes on the Water Named April’s Non-Profit Hero in Topeka

The Patterson Legal Group was honored to have Heroes on the Water as this month’s Non-Profit Hero in the Topeka area!
Heroes on the Water offer therapeutic programs for veterans, active-duty military, first responders and their families. Their mission is to help warriors relax, rehabilitate and reintegrate through outdoor activities.
Thank you so much …

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“No-Fault”— What Does It Mean?

If you are in an accident in Kansas, the policeman on scene may tell you that you are in a no-fault state. Now what does that mean for you? Does that mean you can’t collect money from the other driver?

No. What this means is that, by law, regardless of who …

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Semi-Truck Safety: Time For A Change!

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Semi-Truck Safety on Today’s Roads

Driving on today’s roads is dangerous. Distracted driving, impaired driving, and hazardous road conditions are just a few of the unsafe conditions one sees from behind the wheel. Now imagine an 80,000-pound semi-truck with braking problems while the driver stares at Facebook videos. Even at speeds …

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The “Need To Know” about Hazardous Road Conditions

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We’ve all been there. Driving down the road, blasting your favorite tunes just to come to an abrupt halt. Annoying right? Now you weave through miles of traffic cones and see what was holding you up the whole time. A car accident. In this instance, it’s not two vehicles, but …

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Pedestrian Traffic Fatality Stats are Shocking!

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“It has been more than 25 years since the U.S. experienced this level of pedestrian fatalities.”
It’s summertime. Since the weather is nice, now is the time to put that New Year’s resolution workout into motion. Runners, bikers, and dog walkers hit the sidewalks looking to enjoy Kansas’ brief window of …

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Don’t become an Auto Accident Statistic

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An auto accident might be heading your way even if you are a cautious driver.
Carinsurance.com reports an average driver files an auto accident claim every 17.9 years. Yikes! Statistics also tell us that an auto accident will not result in a fatality. The National Safety Council cites that only “three in …

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