Summer may be over, but that doesn’t mean that the risk of children drowning is over. Unfortunately there are still other places your children can drown besides the backyard pool. The Consumer Product Safety Commission has highlights from 2005- 2006 of nearly 600 reports with children under five years old involved in “submersion incidents.” The [..]
Summer may be unofficially over because of the passing Labor Day holiday and because the kids are back in school, but unfortunately there are still other places your children can drown besides the backyard pool. The Consumer Product Safety Commission has highlights from 2005- 2006 of nearly 600 reports with children under five years old [..]
Texting and driving is one of the most dangerous types of distracted driving because it involves the three types of distraction: visual, manual and cognitive. It is especially dangerous for teenage drivers who have little experience on the road. Parents should encourage their children to limit driving after dark and the number of passengers their [..]
What is ESC and why is it important? ESC stands for Electronic Stability Control, a safety feature in vehicles that can actually detect and prevent/ recover from skidding in a vehicle. Before a driver has time to panic or lose control when skidding, ESC has already recovered from the skid and has the vehicle under [..]
essica Evans, 27, of Butler, MO was pronounced dead at the scene of an accident that occurred on December 28th at 7:06PM in Cass County on US 71 just 1 mile north of Archie. The accident occurred as Carl Joyce, 20, of Overland Park, KS, who was driving a 1994 Pontiac and Evans who was [..]
Have Set Off Clauses Applicable to Missouri Underinsured Motorist Coverage Gone the Way of the Do-Do Bird?
The Missouri Supreme Court it appears to have ruled that set off clauses in underinsured motorist policy provisions are now void as against public policy because the clauses that limit coverage are illusory. If these clauses are enforced, the insurer will never have to pay the total amount of the underinsured motorist coverage. In the Jones [..]