Category Archives: Child Injury Law

New Federal Rule Would Test Safety of Child Car Seats in Side-Impact Collisions

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For the past several years, parents have had to rely on the advertising claims of car seat manufacturers for determining which model would be the safest to buy for their child. Now, the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration has proposed a new rule that would subject all car seat models to side-impact crash testing (in addition to the front impact testing they currently undergo) before they could be placed on the market. Read more…

The Tragic Case of Izzy Moore: A Totally Preventable Death

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7-month old Izzy Moore died in the home of an unlicensed childcare provider. Her death was totally preventable. Rep. Scott Fitzpatrick has implied that Barry County is somehow immune to such a tragedy. His staunch support of his constituents’ financial well being pales in comparison to Izzy’s unnecessary death in an unlicensed home. Read more…

Representative Fitzpatrick Pushes Bill for Allowing Unlicensed Child Daycare in Rural Missouri

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There is a movement afoot, led by Representative Scott Fitzgerald, R-Shell Knob, to do away with licensing requirements for rural daycare providers. Childcare advocates are sounding alarm bells, pointing to the preponderance of Missouri childcare deaths that have taken place in the homes of unlicensed providers in recent years. Rep. Fitzgerald remains unmoved. Read more…

Pool Injuries Increasing

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Call a Missouri swimming pool injury lawyer at 314.409.7060 today, if you or a loved one has been injured in a swimming pool accident on someone else’s property. Read more…

Spring Break Safety Tips

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Read our 8 spring break safety tips, designed to keep world travelers and homeward bound students safe this coming spring break. Read more…

Tragic Pedestrian Accident Claims Young Life

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A pedestrian accident that occured in the early evening hours of Tuesday, March 12th, claimed the life of a six-year-old boy. Our prayers go out to the family of young Evan Ketto, and to the entire Park Hills community in the face of this tragic loss. Read more…

How to Obtain an Accident Police Report?

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The accident report prepared by the police after a crash will provide a great deal of useful information towards having your car repaired and seeking reimbursement for your injuries. Read more…

Circo Childrens’ Travel Cases Recalled by Target

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Circo travel cases are being recalled by Target. It is reported that the surface coating contains dangerous lead and the product may be harmful. Read more…

United States Chemical Laws Fail Children

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If a product manufacturer designs a product that injures a child, they are responsible for all the harms and losses they cause. It is unacceptable to place profits ahead of anyone, especially our children. Read more…

AAP Updates Car Seat Recommendations

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Is your child’s car seat safe? Car seat safety rules are always being updated as technology improves. Read more to make sure your child is in the proper car seat. Read more…