Summertime Heightens Risks of Drowning

risks of drowning

Summer is the time of year when many people head to lakes, rivers, and pools for some refreshing time on the water. Unfortunately visits to pools and lakes can also result in tragic accidental drowning. There are a few precautions that you can take to help minimize summertime risks of …

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Slip and Fall Prevention During National Safety Month

Slip and Fall Prevention | Kansas Missouri

The National Safety Council (NSC) uses the month of June to promote National Safety Month. Every year, the organization highlights various safety issues to help people avoid personal injuries. One of the areas the NSC is highlighting in 2022 is slip and fall prevention.

The slip and fall lawyers at Patterson …

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Celebrate National Ride to Work Day

Ride to Work Day Kansas and Missouri

Monday, June 20 is National Ride to Work Day. Patterson Legal Group hopes that it’s a fun-filled experience, full of motorcycle riders enjoying the open air and warm weather, as well as other motorists sharing the road safely with them. Our team also hopes that you have a great time …

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Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month Tips

For Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, our personal injury lawyers wanted to share a few safety tips for motorcyclists, and other vehicle drivers, to help reduce the number of fatalities and injuries. As such, we’ve provided these tips for motorcyclists and other vehicle drivers to look over. Hopefully, the information can …

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What Should I Do If I’m Hit By a Drunk Driver?

What Should I Do If I'm Hit By a Drunk Driver?

Getting into a car accident is distressing under any circumstances. When your accident was caused by a drunk driver, it can be an even more stressful situation. The steps to take after getting into a car crash caused by a drunk driver are similar to that of any car wreck, …

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School Bus Accidents and Seat Belts

School Bus Accidents

Every year, thousands of children across Kansas and Missouri ride school buses. While many parents believe that school buses are safe–and for the most part that’s absolutely true–they are also surprised to learn that many school buses do not have seat belts. To help you and your family understand school …

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What To Do if You’re in a UTV Accident

UTV Accident Lawyer

The popularity of utility terrain vehicles (UTVs) is soaring in the Midwest and it’s easy to understand why. The vehicles, which are like a mix between an all terrain vehicle (ATV) and a pickup truck are so much fun to drive. When people think of ATVs, they often think of …

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Swimming Pool Injuries and How to Avoid Them

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As the weather heats up, millions of people throughout Kansas and Missouri cool off and relax in swimming pools. While pools are fantastic for leisure and exercise, safety precautions must be followed in order to avoid swimming pool injuries. Every year, thousands of people suffer accidents from engaging in activities …

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How Many Accidents Are Caused by Semi Trucks?

Semi Trucks Accident

Do you get a chill up your spine when you pass a semi truck? Do you actively avoid situations on the road that would bring you closer to a large truck? Are you hyper aware of trucker’s blind spots, and stay out of them as best you can? You’re not …

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