Blog Posts in August, 2014

  • 28-Aug-2014

    Labor Day Is Time to Go Slow, Sober, Safe & Focused

    Like all of the major holidays, Labor Day is not only a celebration, but also an annual touchstone. When we get to Labor Day, we know a scorching Joplin summer is about to give way to a kinder, gentler autumn. It's also a time to wrap up the ...
  • 22-Aug-2014

    Lifelong Love Ended by Medical Malpractice

    They were teenage sweethearts who got married and raised a family. When the husband died of a heart attack 22 years after they had taken their wedding vows, he was still a young man of 40. Everyone no doubt agrees that that’s a young age at ...
  • 19-Aug-2014

    One Fatal Missouri Truck Accident Causes Another

    It’s nearly 250 miles from Joplin to Missouri’s Boone County, but it’s the kind of hours-long haul truck drivers make routinely. Unfortunately, it’s not always the kind of haul that can be made safely. Earlier this week, a ...
  • 5-Aug-2014

    Doctors Operate on Medical Malpractice Attorney's Knees

    It is understandably a somewhat awkward situation when an attorney who handles medical malpractice cases must go in for surgery. However, that was the subject of a recent column by a Missouri attorney about 150 miles north of Joplin. He has had ...