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USD 259 School Bus Accident

USD 259 School Bus Accident

EMPORIA, Kan. – Lyon County Sheriff’s office reported that 26 people were injured when a Wichita school bus slid off the of the Kansas Turnpike, causing the bus to overturn.  The school bus was on a field trip from Park Elementary.  Initial reports left many parents in the dark about …

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Top 10 Reasons You Need to Hire a Car Accident Attorney

Getting into a car accident can be a traumatic experience. Car wrecks can disrupt everyday life for weeks, months, and, in extreme cases, forever. Whether minor or major, most people focus on their health and the health of their loved ones after a car accident—rightfully so! Unfortunately, many people often …

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Can a Doctor Refuse to See You for Car Accident Injuries?

No one ever expects to be involved in a car wreck, let alone injured in one. After an accident, your first instinct is probably to go see your primary care physician (PCP) if your injuries aren’t serious enough to warrant a trip to the emergency room. What many people don’t …

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How to Get the Most Money from a Car Accident

If you’ve been in a car accident that wasn’t your fault, you may be wondering what kind of compensation you’re entitled to, and more importantly, the amount you’ll be awarded. Much of the time, car insurance companies will try to lowball injured accident victims with low settlement offers.

Don’t let the …

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Employee Spotlight – Monica Schumacher

Meet Monica Schumacher, Lead Work Comp Legal Assistant.

What is your favorite quote?

“If you want something you’ve never had, then you’ve got to do something you’ve never done.”

If given the chance, who would you like to be for a day and why?

Diana, aka Wonder Woman. She is BA.

If you could …

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Personal Injury Attorneys: What Do They Charge?

If you’ve suffered an injury due to the negligence of another person, naturally you may wonder how much it can cost to hire an attorney. Many people think hiring an attorney isn’t affordable, or that the payoff simply isn’t worth the effort. We at Patterson Legal Group are here to …

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No-Fault vs. At-Fault Automobile Insurance Liability

When it comes to automobile insurance liability in a car accident, many people are confused by the terms “no fault” and “at fault.” Knowing the difference will help you understand how to proceed and what to expect after a car accident. At Patterson Legal Group, our team thoroughly understands the …

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Car Accident, Compensation, and Costs

Immediately after a car accident you know to call for medical assistance and notify the relatives of anyone who may be injured. You should then call the police, make a report of the accident and also make a claim with the insurance company. But is that really all that you …

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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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