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SJB Earns Client $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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NHTSA Promotes New Impaired Driving Ad Campaign

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is currently promoting a new safety campaign called If You Feel Different, You Drive Different (U.S. Department of Transportation Launches New Ad Campaign to Stop Impaired Driving). The campaign …

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FMCSA Promotes Crash Preventability Program

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) invites motor carriers and drivers involved in certain types of crashes to submit Requests for Data Review (RDR) through its Crash Preventability Demonstration Program (Crash Preventability Demonstration Program …

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Missouri Holds Buckle Up Phone Down Day

Missouri Governor Mike Parson declared October 19, 2018, Buckle Up Phone Down (BUPD) Day, during which the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) challenged all Missouri drivers to fasten their seat belts and put their cell …

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NHTSA Holds National Teen Driver Safety Week

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) held National Teen Driver Safety Week from October 21 through October 27, 2018 (Protect Your Teen Driver). The campaign urged parents to let their children know that driving …

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FHA Declares National Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week

In order to remind drivers of the dangers faced by emergency responders, the week of November 11 through November 17, 2018, has been named National Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week by the Federal Highway Administration …

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