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The Road Crash Victim Bill: A New Era in Road Safety and Advocacy

By Kendall Law Group LLC / July 9, 2024 / Comments Off on The Road Crash Victim Bill: A New Era in Road Safety and Advocacy

In a landmark move, U.S. lawmakers have introduced the DOT Victim and Survivor Advocate Act, targeting the growing concerns around road crash fatalities. This proposed legislation comes in the wake of increasing semi-truck collision deaths in Kansas and Missouri. At Kendall Law Group, our Kansas City semi-truck accident injury trial lawyers strive to keep you…

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Blair's Law Kansas City's New Measure Against Celebratory Gunfire

Understanding Blair’s Law: Kansas City’s New Measure Against Celebratory Gunfire

By Kendall Law Group LLC / July 9, 2024 / Comments Off on Understanding Blair’s Law: Kansas City’s New Measure Against Celebratory Gunfire

In recent years, Kansas City has witnessed the alarming consequences of celebratory gunfire, a dangerous practice that poses significant risks to public safety. The Kansas City Police Department’s ShotSpotter technology recorded 193 rounds of gunfire between 6 pm on July 3rd and 6 am on July 5th, 2023, highlighting the urgent need for stricter regulations.…

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4th of July Safety Kansas City: Tips for Avoiding Injuries and Civil Liability

4th of July Safety in Kansas City: Tips for Avoiding Injuries and Civil Liability

By Kendall Law Group LLC / July 3, 2024 / Comments Off on 4th of July Safety in Kansas City: Tips for Avoiding Injuries and Civil Liability

The 4th of July is a time of celebration, joy, and national pride. Families and friends gather to enjoy fireworks, barbecues, and various outdoor activities. However, while this holiday is synonymous with fun and festivities, it also comes with its fair share of risks. At Kendall Law Group LLC, we want to ensure your Independence…

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NHTSA Denies Families’ Request for Truck Rear Guard Probe Amid Rising Semi Collision Fatalities

By Kendall Law Group LLC / July 1, 2024 / Comments Off on NHTSA Denies Families’ Request for Truck Rear Guard Probe Amid Rising Semi Collision Fatalities

In a recent update, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) denied a 2022 request from parents of children killed in commercial truck collisions to investigate current standards for truck rear guards. This decision comes amid a rising number of semi-truck collision fatalities in Kansas and Missouri. At Kendall Law Group, our Kansas City semi-truck…

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Safety Insights for Kansas City Drivers

Uncovering the Hidden Dangers of Large SUVs: Important Safety Insights for Kansas City Drivers

By Kendall Law Group LLC / June 10, 2024 / Comments Off on Uncovering the Hidden Dangers of Large SUVs: Important Safety Insights for Kansas City Drivers

A recent article by Consumer Reports covered the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) latest findings from crash tests of the three most popular SUVs on the market with its updated moderate frontal overlap crash test, revealing deficits in providing good crash protection for second-row occupants. As Kansas City Auto Accident Injury Trial Lawyers, we…

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The Rising Danger of Semi-Truck Fatalities in Kansas and Missouri: A Call to Action

By Kendall Law Group LLC / June 10, 2024 / Comments Off on The Rising Danger of Semi-Truck Fatalities in Kansas and Missouri: A Call to Action

The latest data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reveals a concerning increase in fatalities involving large trucks on Kansas and Missouri roads. This alarming trend underscores the urgent need for policy changes and heightened public awareness. The Severity of Truck Accidents Truck accidents, especially those involving commercial vehicles, stand apart due to…

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The Importance of GAP Insurance in the Event of a Collision: A Guide for Kansas City Drivers

By Kendall Law Group LLC / June 10, 2024 / Comments Off on The Importance of GAP Insurance in the Event of a Collision: A Guide for Kansas City Drivers

For Kansas City drivers who finance their vehicles, understanding the importance of Guaranteed Asset Protection (GAP) insurance can make a significant difference in your financial well-being after an accident. Collisions can lead to unexpected expenses, and without proper coverage, you might find yourself facing considerable financial strain. This guide will delve into GAP insurance, explaining…

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Bicycle Accident Injury Lawyers

World Bicycle Day 2024: Promoting Safety and Legal Awareness for Kansas City Cyclists

By Kendall Law Group LLC / June 2, 2024 / Comments Off on World Bicycle Day 2024: Promoting Safety and Legal Awareness for Kansas City Cyclists

In 2023, Missouri saw a significant increase in motorcycle fatalities, but bicycle and pedestrian fatalities decreased by 3%, according to MDOT data. Out of the ten cyclists who lost their lives in Missouri, four were in the Kansas City District. World Bicycle Day on June 3rd celebrates the joys and benefits of cycling, promoting safe…

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Dangers of Street Racing

Staying Safe in Kansas City: Addressing the Dangers of Street Racing and Unlawful Vehicle Use

By Kendall Law Group LLC / May 13, 2024 / Comments Off on Staying Safe in Kansas City: Addressing the Dangers of Street Racing and Unlawful Vehicle Use

Last weekend marked the initiation of the Kansas City Missouri Police Department’s (KCPD) “Entertainment District Plan”. This proactive safety measure deploys over a dozen officers and specialized units on Friday and Saturday nights. Their mission is to bolster safety and tackle pressing traffic issues such as street racing, slideshows, and the illegal operation of off-road…

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Missouri’s Record Motorcycle Fatalities in 2023: A Call for Enhanced Safety Measures

By Kendall Law Group LLC / April 30, 2024 / Comments Off on Missouri’s Record Motorcycle Fatalities in 2023: A Call for Enhanced Safety Measures

Motorcycles bring a thrill and a sense of freedom, yet they carry significant risks. Motorcyclists face a much higher risk of fatal accident injuries than those traveling in passenger vehicles because motorcycles are less stable and less visible and when they crash, motorcyclists lack the protection of an enclosed vehicle. Despite these inherent risks, only…

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