Pagedale Residents File Lawsuit Due to Code Violation Citations

December 1st, 2015 | Government whistleblower claims 2

The Missouri class action lawyers at Cofman Townsley Injury Lawyers explain that a class action lawsuit was filed against the city of Pagedale by it’s own citizens. The residents claim the city is using them as a revenue source by enforcing a strict code of ordinances. According to RH Reality Check, officials issued 2,255 citations… Read More

Controversy Surrounds Missouri Medical Malpractice Cap Debate

March 4th, 2014 | Medical malpractice

March 4, 2014 For patients who are harmed as a result of Doctor or Hospital Negligence, a medical malpractice lawsuit may be the only way to collect compensation for damages, such as medical bills and lost wages; however, the Missouri lawmakers are seeking to reinstate limits on the amount these victims may be able to… Read More

Missouri Workers Compensation Insurance Costs Expected To Rise Next Year

October 22nd, 2013 | Personal injury

Most businesses in Missouri are required by law to ensure the safety and health of employees by carrying a workers’ compensation insurance policy. Read More

Settlement Reached In Missouri Wrongful Death Lawsuit

July 9th, 2013 | Wrongful death

A settlement has been reached in the Missouri Wrongful Death Lawsuit that was filed on behalf of the family of a man killed while working in a repair shop. Read More

Missouri Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Filed Against Hospital and Doctors

June 18th, 2013 | Medical malpractice

A Missouri Medical Malpractice Lawsuit has been filed against a Springfield hospital and two of its doctors. Records show the suit was filed due to negligence on the part of the hospital and its staff for failing to properly treat a patient. Read More

Bill To Provide Police With Workers' Compensation Coverage For Mental Conditions

April 30th, 2013 | Personal injury

For emergency responders, the development of mental disorders and other conditions that can be caused by working in a traumatic environment are a serious occupational risk. Read More

Missouri Construction Accident Leaves One Worker Injured

January 15th, 2013 | Slip and fall accident

A Missouri man was left seriously injured following a construction accident that occurred at the new Mercy Hospital under construction in Joplin. According to an article from The Joplin Globe, the incident occurred on January 3 at around 4:30 p.m. at the building found near Interstate 44 and Joseph Hearnes Boulevard. Read More

Number Of Missouri Car Accidents On The Rise

December 4th, 2012 | Auto accident

The number of Missouri car accidents resulting in fatalities and injuries has increased across the state recently. An article published by the Southeast Missourian discusses not only the increase and what are believed to be the reasons for it, but also what law enforcement is doing to prevent such accidents. Read More

Death Of MoDOT Worker Highlights Importance Of Move Over Law

September 25th, 2012 | Auto accident

Officials from the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) are saying the death of a worker last week, after being struck by a vehicle while working in a highway construction zone, highlights the importance of the state’s new “Move Over” law that was recently enacted. Read More

Nursing Home Abuse Common In Missouri

September 18th, 2012 | Nursing home abuse

According to an article from the Maryland Heights Patch, a 56-year-old caregiver at a St. Louis County nursing home was arrested on charges of assault and battery after allegations were made that she repeatedly hit a patient, who was more than 60-years-old, on April 10. Read More