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Blog Posts in 2018

  • The Simon Law Firm, P.C. ranked in 2019 "Best Law Firms"

    The Simon Law Firm, P.C. ranked in 2019 "Best Law Firms" St. Louis, MO, United States, November 6, 2018 -- U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® , for the ninth consecutive year, announce the "Best Law Firms" rankings. The Simon Law Firm, P.C. has been ranked in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® " Best Law Firms" list nationally in 1 practice areas and regionally in 8 practice areas. Firms ...
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  • How Opioid Painkillers Affect the Mind

    When people are in intense pain, doctors are likely to prescribe opioid painkillers. These painkillers can lessen pain and make someone feel great despite an injury, but the use of these painkillers comes with a risk: the development of painkiller addiction. Studies suggest nearly 8-12% of patients who receive opioid painkiller prescriptions develop opioid-use disorders. Therefore, it’s important ...
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  • Misloaded Cargo: When Load Crews Cause Truck Accidents

    The average trucking accident can be linked to either the trucker’s own negligence or that of a motorist on the highway. However, common causes are not the only causes for truck accidents across the country. In reality, there are many parties who can contribute to a dangerous truck crash or collision, right down to the load crew who places cargo in a truck’s trailer. Load Crew Negligence & ...
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  • Treatment Options for Prescription Drug Abusers

    In 2015, an estimated 2 million Americans suffered from substance abuse disorders that resulted from prescription opioid drugs. In fact, studies suggest that anywhere from 8-12% of prescription opioid prescribers will develop an opioid use disorder. As a result, thousands of people become addicted to opioid prescriptions every year. Hopefully, the following treatment options can be of service to ...
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  • Signs of Painkiller Abuse

    Research conducted by Mayo Clinic states that nearly 70% of Americans are on prescription drugs and that more than 50% of the American population takes two or more prescription medications. The study found that among the most commonly prescribed medications are opioids. Opioids, however, are powerful and addictive and therefore can and are abused by the general public, yet many people do not know ...
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  • Help Prevent Truck Accidents By Knowing How to Avoid Big Rig Blind Spots

    Whenever you are driving along a street or highway and see a commercial truck or big rig, you need to be aware of the dangers that vehicle’s design poses to you. In particular, big rigs have many more blind spots than the average passenger vehicle. If you do not know about these blind spots, you could inadvertently linger in one and increase your risk of being caught in a trucking accident . What ...
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  • Total Costs for Brain Injury Patients

    Someone who suffers a traumatic brain injury ( TBI ) will experience monumental medical costs upfront. It is typical for a TBI patient to need extensive hospitalization immediately after the accident that caused the injury, such as a car accident . However, the initial costs for medical care will not likely be the most expensive financial drains when all things are considered. The truth of TBI ...
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  • Attorneys from The Simon Law Firm, P.C. Selected to the Best Lawyers® List for 2019

    At The Simon Law Firm, P.C. , we strive to provide the best possible representation to our clients. Our firm is proud to announce that 8 of our attorneys have been selected to the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America . Inclusion in the Best Lawyers® list is reserved for those who display the highest level of professional excellence, client satisfaction, and successful case results. We ...
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  • Truck Accidents Caused by Brake Failures

    When considering a commercial truck accident , most people will assume the cause behind the crash is the truck driver’s own negligence. While a trucker’s mistake is a major cause of countless truck accidents every year, it is not the only way a big rig can lose control and result in a collision. Truck brake failures are also significant hazards that can and do put motorists at risk. Other than ...
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  • How Truck Driver Fatigue Contributes to Highway Dangers & Crashes

    Think back to the last time you had to drive for a good portion of the day, such as a road trip or a long drive to visit friends. If you are like the vast majority of people, then tiredness started to set in after only a few hours, usually three or four. Our eyes simply do not like staring ahead and focusing for moving objects for that long. Aches will begin to form in your feet, legs, and arms. ...
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  • Reggie Bush Wins $12.5M for 2015 NFL Injury

    Attorney Tim Cronin of The Simon Law Firm, P.C. recently represented Reggie Bush, former NFL running back, in a personal injury lawsuit against the Los Angeles Rams. Bush suffered a career-ending knee injury in a game at the Edward Jones Dome in 2015 when he was pushed out of bounds and slipped on a nearby concrete slab. The injury resulted in a torn ACL, which ultimately ended Reggie Bush’s NFL ...
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  • Treatment Options That Can Help Spinal Cord Injury Patients

    Spinal cord injuries are absolutely devastating in nearly every instance. People who suffer spinal cord damage are highly likely to experience some sort of debilitation, such as reduced mobility and chronic pain. The chances of becoming paralyzed are also unfortunately high. However, there are treatment options out there to help alleviate the worst symptoms of a spinal cord injury. Thanks to ...
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  • Model X Had Autopilot Engaged During Fatal Tesla Crash

    On March 23 rd , 2018, a Tesla Model X was driving down Highway 101 near Mountain View, California when it crashed into a concrete barrier. The sole occupant of the vehicle was killed in the car accident . The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) was tasked with investigating the crash and determining its cause. As the Model X is one of the most popular self-driving cars in the world, it ...
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  • Attorney Amy Collignon Gunn Awarded Eileen H. Searls Service Award from Saint Louis University School of Law Women's Law Student Association

    Our team at The Simon Law Firm, P.C. is excited to announce our very own Attorney Amy Collignon Gunn has been selected for achievement by the Women’s Law Student Association at the Saint Louis University School of Law. The Eileen H. Searls Service Award is delegated to individuals who are worthy of recognition thanks to their insatiable work ethic, relentless desire to succeed and impactful ...
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  • Can I Sue the Government for Damages Caused By Its Negligence?

    We all want to be able to trust in the government – either state-level entities or federal-level agencies – to do the right thing at all times and generally take care of us. However, the government is run by people who are just as capable of making mistakes as anyone else. When the negligence of a government entity ends up causing harm to citizens, it might be possible to seek justice and ...
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