What to Do After a Motorcycle Accident

| Brent Sumner

If you encounter a motorcycle accident while driving in Missouri, you should know some important steps you can take to help the injured and prevent further harm. This article describes how you can help if you see a motorcycle wreck in Missouri and how Sumner Law Group, LLC, can help…

How Many Car Accidents Are Caused By Texting And Driving?

| Brent Sumner

Most people know that texting behind the wheel can increase the likelihood of a crash, but just how many accidents are caused by texting and driving? This article explores the risk factors associated with texting and driving, why texting-related accidents are so common, and what you can do to stay…

Legal Options After Getting Injured in a Red-Light Crash

| Juan Sacasa

All motorists are expected to obey the rules of the road, including stopping at red lights. If you were hurt in an accident caused by a driver who ran a red light, you could be entitled to compensation for your injuries and other losses. Here, the legal team at Sumner…

Is It Illegal to Text and Drive in Missouri?

| Brent Sumner

Although every driver should know that it is dangerous to text while driving, many continue to do so, often leading to devastating collisions. In the time it takes to send or read a text, a driver can travel the length of a football field without even looking at the road,…

Who Is at Fault for a Chain-Reaction Car Accident?

| Brent Sumner

Determining who is at fault for a car crash can be complicated when only two vehicles are involved – and it can be exponentially more challenging for each additional vehicle you add. That’s why it can be especially challenging to determine liability in a chain-reaction accident. If you were injured…

Missouri Motorcycle Permit Restrictions

| Brent Sumner

In Missouri, you must have a Class M instruction permit, a Class M license, or a Class M endorsement on your driver’s license to drive a motorcycle on public roadways. The rules and restrictions for Missouri motorcycle permit holders can be confusing. In this article, we will walk you through…

How to Maximize Your Case Value After a Car Accident

| Brent Sumner

If you’ve been injured in a Missouri car accident that was someone else’s fault, you could be entitled to compensation for your injuries and losses. Between medical bills, lost wages, pain, emotional trauma, and other losses, a car accident can be a significant blow. You can take several steps to…

3 high schoolers killed in Sunday crash in St. Louis County

| Brent Sumner

A crash that occurred in Ballwin, Missouri, which is a suburb of St. Louis County, Missouri, has claimed the lives of three children.  Police said that Cole Anello, 16, of Manchester, Missouri was driving a Nissan Maxima when the car crashed into a tree and burst into flames.  Cole Anello,…

How Do I Get Medical Help After a Crash If I Don’t Have a Primary Care Physician?

| Brent Sumner

You may wonder where you should seek medical care if you do not have a primary care physician (PCP). The truth is that even if you do have a PCP, it is often better to be seen by a specialist. A PCP may know your medical history, but a specialist…

Sumner Law Group Attorneys Secure $14.2M Verdict for Australian Couple Injured in Motorcycle Crash

| Brent Sumner

The husband suffered a severe TBI (traumatic brain injury) when a winery’s pickup truck made a left turn into the path of a group of motorcyclists on a guided tour of historic Route 66 in St. James, Missouri. Trial lawyer Brent Sumner won a $14.2 million verdict on behalf of…