Millions of Americans use rideshare applications like Uber and Lyft every day, including many here in Missouri. The drivers who work for these companies are regular people. They have no specialized training or skill behind the wheel. This means that they are just as likely as any other driver on"..."
As with most things, there are fans and foes, pros and cons when it comes to the auto-drive car industry, with dramatic examples from 2016 of the upside and the downside. For example, a Missouri man used the Autopilot on his new Tesla Model X to reach a hospital more"..."
The honest response to the question of liability in self-driving-car accidents is that the answer is a work in progress. As with any new technology, situations arise for which there is no legal precedent, and savvy lawyers must work to stay on top of technological trends and how the law"..."
Calculating Pain and Suffering Damages After an accident, an injured party may be entitled to receive compensation or economic recovery for losses and harms sustained due to the fault or liability of another party. In a personal injury lawsuit, recovery is based on the kinds of damages that were sustained.1 "..."
Each year, thousands of people in Missouri are involved in car accidents across the state. Often, the accident is caused by distracted driving, driver errors, or other factors like driving while intoxicated or aggressive driving. Regardless of the cause, these accidents have consequences ranging from property damage to severe injuries"..."
Many teens experience their first taste of freedom when they obtain their driver’s license. However, operating a motor vehicle comes with many responsibilities, not the least of which is to ensure you exercise caution when behind the wheel. Teenagers must appreciate that drivers are responsible for a particular duty of"..."
Self driving cars are poised to be a hugely significant technological breakthrough. If companies like Tesla, Uber, Google, and many others are to be believed, self-driving cars will usher in a new, better era of transportation which, according to these companies, will include the fact that self driving cars will"..."