Personal Injury

Injured on the Job in Missouri? Here’s What You Need to Know

2018-05-07T16:55:05+00:00January 15th, 2015|

Are you covered at your workplace by Workers’ Compensation Insurance? Most employees are, with a few exceptions. You can easily find out by looking for or asking about a Workers’ Comp posting, often placed on the bulletin board in the employee lunchroom, or another common area where workers gather. This post will also explain what [...]

Protecting Your Assets and Your Future with an Umbrella Policy

2018-11-22T16:05:52+00:00December 15th, 2014|

When regular liability insurance just isn’t enough to cover your responsibility for damages related to an accident or incident, excess liability coverage - the so-called “umbrella policy” - can help to protect you from major claims and lawsuits by providing liability coverage beyond the limits of your homeowners or auto policies. Generally, umbrella policies are [...]

Vacationing? Don’t Leave Home Without These Top 10 Legal Tips

2018-11-22T16:36:23+00:00June 15th, 2014|

Ahhh… vacation. Who doesn’t look forward to getting away from it all? But before you do, consider your family’s peace of mind in your absence and your increased risk as you fly, drive long distances, visit foreign locales and engage in outdoor activities. Make sure these legal documents are up-to-date: A Durable Power of Attorney [...]

5 Steps to Minimize Employee Liability

2018-11-26T04:17:52+00:00March 3rd, 2014|

Employers are bound by various laws to take steps to minimize employee liability. The smart employer, however, will go beyond these requirements to add another layer of protection from employment claims, because such claims can be complex, expensive and unpredictable. After all, juries are made up of people – people who likely identify with employees. [...]