If you are in need of a Missouri personal injury lawyer in Harrisonville, Missouri, E. Ryan Bradley can help. Our attorneys have over thirty years of experience handling personal injury cases. Some of these cases include car, truck, and school bus accidents, railroad injury claims, medical malpractice, workers compensation, wrongful death, and insurance claims. Personal injury claims in Harrisonville, Missouri have increased in recent years. We believe this is because of an increase of distractions for drivers on the roads.
Harrisonville, Missouri was settled in 1851 by families from Tennessee and the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The population of Harrisonville, Missouri continues to grow at a steady rate of almost 10%. Harrisonville is just 40 miles south of the Kansas City Metropolitan area. According to recent United States census information, 27% of Harrisonville, Missouri households have children under the age of 18 living in the family home and has a high number of persons aged 55 and over. Many residents (48%) aged 16 and over are employed and travel an average of 25 minutes each day.
According to the Missouri Department of Transportation, there were only 258 traffic accidents within the Harrisonville city limits in 2009. Of these 258 collisions, roughly 20% produced injuries. Not surprisingly, based on Harrisonville, Missouri demographics, most reports involved drivers over the age of 55. The number of collisions, including injuries and wrongful deaths, remained exactly the same between 2009 and 2010.
Here are some resources you may find helpful if you are involved in a car, truck, or motorcycle accident in Harrisonville, Missouri:
If your personal injury claim cannot be settled and the accident giving rise to your case occurred within Harrisonville, Missouri, under Missouri law, your lawsuit would need to be filed with the Circuit Clerk’s office. The Circuit Court of Cass County is located at 2501 West Mechanic Street 1st Floor, Harrisonville, Missouri. Missouri personal injury laws are very complex and it is important that you speak with an experienced attorney prior to filing a lawsuit. Failure to do so could result in your pleadings being dismissed by the Court.
Our Harrisonville, Missouri accident lawyers do not charge any fee for a consultation. If you decide to hire our injury lawyers, we do not earn an attorneys’ fee unless we are successful on your case. As always, if your injuries prevent you from traveling, our attorneys will make arrangements to visit with you at your home or hospital room. Call 314-400-0000 today for a free consultation with one of our lawyers about your legal rights.