Blog Posts in June, 2014

  • 25-Jun-2014

    Wrist-Slaps for DWI Drivers Can Result in Heavy Price Later

    The numbers are staggering. A Missouri man has been convicted of DWI six times, yet spent less than a total of two years behind bars for the offenses (state law says that after three convictions, a person can be sentenced to 15 years in prison). His ...
  • 18-Jun-2014

    Senators to Try to Stop Rollback of Truck Safety Regulations

    As far as the trucking industry is concerned, it’s always a good time to roll back regulations that restrict how long truckers can drive per day. However, in the wake of national headlines generated by the truck accident that killed a man and ...
  • 10-Jun-2014

    Motorcycle & Construction Zone Warnings Go Unheeded

    Every year at this time, Missouri law enforcement officials warn motorists to slow down and obey traffic signs in construction zones. Drivers are also cautioned to pay attention to other vehicles on the roads, and to keep watch for motorcycles before ...
  • 4-Jun-2014

    Shaping the Future of Car Safety

    The Joplin Globe recently ran an article that had us wonder: what would you do if you had an invention with the potential to save thousands of lives every year, but the device was illegal to operate? That's the dilemma technology giant Google ...