Our personal injury lawyers in Blue Springs, Missouri, can help if you are the victim of a car, truck or motorcycle accident accident. We have over thirty years of experience handling personal injury cases in Blue Springs and have recorded some of the top settlements and verdicts in the State of Missouri. We frequently handle car accidents, truck crashes, school bus accidents, railroad injury claims, medical malpractice, workers compensation, and wrongful death claims. Our Blue Springs, Missouri personal injury attorneys are highly skilled and have helped hundreds of victims obtain fair compensation for their personal injuries.
Blue Springs, Missouri was founded in 1880 by travelers looking for a place to stop on their journey west. Blue Springs is located 15 miles east of Kansas City, Missouri. The population of Blue Springs is 55,817 and continues to grow at rates three times that of the Missouri state average. 54% of those over the age of 16 are employed and travel an average of 35 minutes each day to work. The traffic volume on major roadways between Blue Springs, Missouri and Kansas City, Missouri increased 5% in the past two years. However, Blue Springs, Missouri traffic accidents are relatively low when compared to other Missouri cities.
The Missouri Department of Transportation reported 1,239 traffic accidents in Blue Springs, Missouri in 2009. Of these collisions, 20% resulted in injuries or wrongful deaths. Almost 15% of these accidents involved speeding and 8% involved large commercial vehicles, many of which failed to follow Department of Transportation regulations. Our personal injury attorneys are well versed in all of the federal trucking regulations that operators must follow. If you are a victim of an accident involving a commercial vehicle, we can help you navigate these complex rules. The number of personal injuries in Blue Springs has increased and fatalities have remained stagnant despite the fact the number of reported Blue Springs auto collisions decreased from 2009 to 2010.
There are three major roadways that run through Blue Springs, Missouri: Interstate 70, US Highway 40, and State Highway 7. In 2010, while 36% of all car accidents occurred on Blue Springs city streets, 27% of those collisions happened on State Highway 7, 18% occurred on US Highway 40, and 10% occurred on I-70.
Here are some useful links to use if you have been injured in a Blue Springs, Missouri car accident:
If you have been hurt in Blue Springs, Missouri and wish to file a personal injury lawsuit, your lawyer would need to be file it with the Circuit Clerk’s office. The Circuit Court of Jackson County is located at 308 West Kansas Avenue, 2nd Floor, in Independence, Missouri. If your personal injury claim cannot be settled because the insurance company refuses to pay you fair compensation for your damages, this is where you would file your lawsuit. Our Missouri personal injury lawyers help many injured people with their lawsuits and we can guide you through the legal process as well.
Our lawyers do not charge any fee for a consultation. If you decide to hire our injury lawyers, you will never get a bill because we do not earn an attorneys’ fee unless we are successful on your case. Call 314-400-0000 today to consult with one of our Missouri accident lawyers about your legal rights. As always, if your injuries prevent you from traveling, our attorneys will make arrangements to meet with you at your home or hospital room. At E. Ryan Bradley, we promise you courteous and prompt service, access to your file at all times, and a professional, dedicated team who cares about you.