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NHTSA Publishes Back to School Safety Tips

With students heading back to school this fall, children and buses will once again fill the roads. In support of its mission to “save lives, prevent injuries and reduce economic costs due to road traffic …

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NHTSA: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently announced the 2019 version of its annual national impaired-driving high-visibility enforcement campaign (NHTSA Advises Motorists to Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over). The NHTSA joined Mothers Against …

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Safety Tips for National Heatstroke Prevention Day

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the National Safety Council (NSC) recently encouraged Americans to learn how to prevent pediatric vehicular heatstroke as part of National Heatstroke Prevention Day on July 31, 2019 …

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FEMA’s Driving Tips for Summer Flooding

With the massive flooding that has occurred throughout much of the United States this summer, it is a good time to learn how to safely navigate floodwaters in a motor vehicle. The Public Affairs Office …

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Kansas Supreme Court Strikes Down Cap Limit

The Kansas Supreme Court has struck down a long standing cap on non-economic damages, allowing Kansas personal injury victims to collect the full measure of their damages for pain, suffering, disfigurement and loss of enjoyment …

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SJB Earns Victims $2M Settlement In Gun Purchase Case

Shamberg Johnson & Bergman attorney David Morantz negotiated a $2 million settlement on behalf of several families whose relatives were injured or killed in a February, 2016 workplace shooting in Hesston, Kansas.  The settlement was …

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OSHA’s Safety Tips for Tractor-Trailer Drivers after Reaching Destination

Tractor-trailer safety is not just about making correct decisions on our nation’s roadways. Following the proper procedures is just as important once a tractor-trailer driver reaches his or her destination. It is essential that trucking companies …

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Missouri Sponsors CMV Awareness Campaign

From July 15, 2018, to September 30, 2018, the Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety (MCRS) is sponsoring a statewide commercial motor vehicle (CMV) awareness campaign called “Respect the Load. Share the Road” (Commercial motor vehicle awareness …

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Missouri Promotes Holiday Impaired Driving Enforcement Campaign

The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety is promoting its annual Holiday Impaired Driving Enforcement Campaign from December 15, 2018 through January 1, 2019 (Driving Impaired Affects Lives). This year’s campaign will feature the story of …

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Driver Safety Contest for Missouri High Schools

The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety is sponsoring a 2018 safety competition for all Missouri high schools (Missouri High Schools Challenged to Drive Safely and Buckle Up!). The  “It Only Takes One” campaign, which will …

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