Recent Posts in News

  • 31-Oct-2016

    Former Joplin Police Officer Charged with Misconduct

    While many members of law enforcement are honest, hardworking people who work to ensure the safety of the community at large, unfortunately, not all police officers adhere to the laws they have sworn to protect. A prime example of this reality comes ...
  • 14-Sep-2016

    Injuries Caused by Pokémon Go

    It has been nearly two months since the release of “Pokémon Go” and criticisms of the game continue to mount amid reports that an elderly woman in Japan was struck and killed by a distracted driver. Collisions and injuries due to ...
  • 3-Aug-2016

    2015 Could See Large Spike in Fatal Car Accidents, Says NSC

    Each year, the National Safety Council (NSC) and other safety organizations collect fatal car accident statistics to compare them to previous years in hopes of seeing an improvement and understanding what is causing traffic collisions. Due to the ...
  • 13-Jul-2016

    Nearly All Hoverboards Officially Recalled by CPSC Action

    Ever since the winter holiday season ended, hoverboards – the two-wheel mobility devices – have been in the news for starting house fires and bucking riders off unexpectedly. Now, after months of collecting injury reports, including 3 rd ...
  • 3-Feb-2016

    Are Some Doctors More Prone to Medical Malpractice Than Others?

    Members of Stanford University School of Medicine and Stanford Law School have recently released the results of a study that used 10-years’ worth of statistics to complete. What were they trying to find that required a decade of numbers, facts, ...
  • 21-Oct-2015

    The National Association Of Distinguished Counsel

    Our firm is proud to announce that Attorney Scott Vorhees has been selected to the Nation’s Top One Percent of 2015, a list of preeminent attorneys published by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. The NADC was founded to raise ...
  • 21-Oct-2015

    Roger Johnson Receives Thomas G. Strong Trial Attorney Award

    MATA's (Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys) Award Selection Committee has named Roger Johnson of Johnson, Vorhees & Martucci in Joplin as the 2015 recipient of the Thomas G. Strong Trial Attorney Award. He will be honored during ...
  • 21-Oct-2015

    Roger Johnson Receives "Lawyer of the Year" Award

    Roger Johnson of Johnson, Vorhees & Martucci was honored as the Best Lawyers® 2016 "Lawyer of the Year" for Personal Injury Litigation in the Springfield community. Only a single lawyer in each community can receive this honor for ...