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I Was a Passenger in a Car Accident. Now What?

passenger in a car accident

Getting compensated for injuries as a passenger in a car accident can be confusing. Whether you were in the car of the driver that caused the accident or a passenger in a car that was struck, you may not know the proper steps to take. In fact, some people make …

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Brain Injury Awareness Month: 5 Things You Need to Know

brain injury awareness month

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, and so, we’ve collected five things you need to know about these injuries. Are you at risk? Can you prevent all brain injuries from occurring? Your brain injury answers are below.

And, if you or a loved one do suffer a brain injury, you’ll know …

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Five Important Safety Tips to Avoid a St. Patrick’s Day Injury

St. Patrick’s Day is a wonderful holiday to celebrate Irish culture, watch festive parades, consume alcoholic beverages (responsibly), and enjoy amazing food. Cities throughout Kansas and Missouri will be hosting events from March 15 to 17 for St. Patrick’s Day. Whether you prefer downing a pint of green brew at …

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Understanding Semi-Truck Blind Spots

Understanding Semi-Truck Blind Spots

Are you afraid to drive next to a semi-truck on the highway? Does your heart race when you have to pass an 18 wheeler? Do you worry that the driver won’t see you and cause a car accident?

Well, you’re not alone. Most drivers and passengers feel anxious when they see …

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How to Find a Doctor After a Car Accident

How to Find a Doctor After a Car Accident

In the past, our team has discussed why it’s important to see a doctor after a car accident. Today, we’ll be talking about how to find a doctor after a car accident. While the answer might seem as simple as, “I’ll just see my regular doctor,” situations involving car accident …

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Big Game Safety Tips

Big Game Safety Tips

The Big Game is on February 13, 2022 and millions of people will be watching it on Sunday. Many of those people will be hosting a watch party, attending a party, or catching the game at their favorite sports bar. Whatever the case may be for you, the personal injury …

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2022 COVID-19 Guidelines

2022 COVID-19 Guidelines

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated its 2022 COVID-19 guidelines and Patterson Legal Group wants to make sure that you’re armed with the latest information. While many of the COVID-19 safety tips we shared in 2020 still apply, the doctors and scientists at the CDC know …

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How to Present a Kansas Tort Claims Act (KTCA) Injury Claim

Kansas Tort Claims Act

What happens when an injury to a private citizen is caused by a city, county, or state employee? Or if an injury is caused by a defect present on public property, such as a road construction hazard? Filing a claim against a Kansas municipality comes with far more stringent requirements …

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