What is the Good Samaritan law?

What is the Good Samaritan law?

When someone’s negligence leads to the death of someone you love, you do have the option of filing a wrongful death lawsuit in Missouri. There is one exception, though. The state has a Good Samaritan law that offers protection for certain individuals. In a case involving this law, you cannot sue for wrongful death, so…

Did that semi fail to stop at the light due to overloading?

When you stop at a traffic light, nothing could be more frightening than looking in the rearview mirror and seeing an 18-wheeler bearing down on you. Most commercial drivers follow the rules, but some risk the dangerous practice of overloading cargo. The extra weight makes controlling a huge semitruck difficult, especially in terms of braking…

What are the different types of paralysis?

Paralysis in Missouri can result from an injury severe enough to disrupt the neural pathway between your brain and another part of your body. When nerve signals are unable to travel between one or more body parts and your brain, paralysis occurs. It can be either partial or complete. According to WebMD, generalized paralysis spreads…

What can you do to stay safe on the roads this summer?

Warmer weather and time off from school or work make summer a great time to hit the road, see the sights and travel places you have never been in search of a new adventure. However, summer driving in Missouri also comes with its own particular hazards. The following tips, courtesy of AAA, can help you…

Your brain after an accident

Car crashes are an everyday occurrence in Kansas, and your chances of suffering a life-altering injury as a result are pretty high. We here at Sullivan Law want to ensure that people have the information they need to determine if the aches and pains they feel may signal a more significant problem. A headache after…