The Two Most Common Types of Missouri Workplace Accidents

November 3rd, 2015 | Workers compensation

Missouri workers face numerous on-the-job hazards on a daily basis, but statistics show some dangers are more inherent than others. That’s why the St. Louis personal injury lawyers at Cofman Townsley Injury Lawyers encourage employees to be aware of factors that can lead to two common types of work accidents. Transportation Accidents For the sixth… Read More

Halloween Safety Tips

October 27th, 2015 | Personal injury

Halloween is this weekend, and for a majority of children, that means it’s almost time to go trick-or-treating. During this time of year, the Missouri car accident attorneys at Cofman Townsley Injury Lawyers would like to remind parents of the increased risk of motor vehicle collisions that Halloween can bring. The National Center for Statistics… Read More

Woman Suffers Serious Dog Bite Injuries in St. Louis Attack

October 20th, 2015 | Dog bite

When a canine attacks, the damage done to a victim can be severe. The St. Louis dog bite lawyers at Cofman Townsley Injury Lawyers point out that the injuries sustained by a woman and her daughter in an attack earlier this week highlights this fact. According to reports from KMOV 4 News, the incident occurred… Read More

Campaign Offering Free Smoke Detectors Aims to Keep St. Louis Residents Safe

October 6th, 2015 | Personal injury

It’s getting chillier across Missouri and, for many, that means it’s time to crank up the heat or stoke the fire. During this time of year, it’s important to remember the dangers fires and heating systems can pose. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, roughly 30 percent of all fires break out in a residence… Read More

Missouri Car Accident Fatalities Have Increased in 2015

July 28th, 2015 | Auto accident

Despite increased efforts to improve traffic safety in Missouri, the number of highway fatalities continues to climb in our state. That’s why the St. Louis car accident attorneys at Cofman Townsley Injury Lawyers would like to look at ways to help reduce your chances of a car crash. According to KMSU Public Radio, the Missouri… Read More

Missouri Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Connection With Fatal Fall

July 14th, 2015 | Wrongful death

When a fatal accident occurs in Missouri due to an mistake or negligence, it’s important for the family of the victim to know they have rights. The St. Louis wrongful death attorneys at Cofman Townsley Injury Lawyers explain that a lawsuit was recently filed by the family of a man killed as the result of… Read More

Missouri Official Named to Federal Boating Safety Advisory Council

June 30th, 2015 | Boat accident

As swimming and boating traffic increases this summer, the Missouri boat accident lawyers at Cofman Townsley Injury Lawyers point out that federal officials are looking to Missouri for answers about how to improve water safety. According to Lake Expo, a member of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Captain Matt Walz, has been appointed to National… Read More

Lawsuit Claims Doctors and Hospitals Knowingly Used a Defective Medical Device

June 23rd, 2015 | Personal injury

The law requires all medical devices distributed and sold in the United States to undergo rigorous testing to ensure safety. However, products not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) can sometimes find their way onto the market. When this happens, those using the defective medical device can be held liable for damages.… Read More

What You Need to Know About a Filing Missouri Workers' Compensation Claim

June 2nd, 2015 | Workers compensation

Each year, thousands of Missouri workers are injured or killed as the result of on the job accidents. Luckily, most businesses in our state are required to carry insurance policies that cover expenses related to work accidents, such as medical costs and lost wages. However, getting these claims approved isn’t always a simple process. Injured… Read More

St. Louis Boat Accident Lawyers Focus on Safety as Boating Season Begins

May 12th, 2015 | Boat accident

As the temperatures rise in Missouri, people are getting their boats back out on the state’s lakes and rivers. The St. Louis boat accident lawyers at Cofman Townsley explain that the increase in the volume of boat traffic can correlate with a rise in the number of accidents on the water. Data from the U.S.… Read More