There are important benefits, that you may be entitled to, under Overland Park, Kansas Work Comp. law. This includes mileage reimbursement, medical benefits, prescription medication and weekly benefits. Here is the a chart of the weekly benefits:
There are four types of Erb's Palsy - neuropraxia, neuroma, rupture and avulsion. Each has a different level of severity and likelihood of correction. Remember, that most of these birth injuries are caused by the Kansas doctor, and can be lifelong. Here is more information about each type of injury:
If your child suffered a brachial plexus injury and/or has Erb's Palsy, you need an experienced medical malpractice, Kansas City, Kansas attorney on your side. We are located in Overland Park, Kansas and offer free consultations. Don't wait. Call us NOW 913.602.7288.
If you are driving in Overland Park, Kansas or across the state, you know that winter conditions are cause for concern. Are you prepared? If not, don't waste another moment. We have scoured the internet and compiled a list of things you should have in your car, in case of an emergency.
CAR SAFETY KIT LIST
Keep these items in a bag/container in your trunk:
Fleeing, evading and eluding law enforcement is a serious crime in Overland Park, Kansas. This set of charges can be complex and have many legal issues. Here is what you need to know about this crime:
Kansas Fleeing/Evading and Eluding Defined
If you are suspected of trying to run from or avoid police, you may be charged with fleeing/evading. Kansas law defines it as:
Kansas Fleeing/Evading and Eluding Penalties
Kansas Fleeing/Evading and Eluding Defenses
Many people, each day, suffer injury while working in Kansas. No matter how big or small the injury, if you are hurt, you may be entitled to medical care, paid time off from work and/or lump sum cash settlement. Here are some quick tips that will help ensure that you get the most of your Worker's Compensation process:
The winter season is upon us. Snow is frequently coming and causing the Kansas highways and roads to be danger zones. In the last couple of months there have been several car accident deaths that perhaps were avoidable. Sometimes who is at fault is clear; however, many times determining liability will be an uphill battle. Typically, the fight is greater where commercial vehicles are involved and/or fatalities. This may be the case in the recent accident, in Kansas, where two Arizona women were killed. Here is what you need to know if you are involved in an accident with a commercial vehicle or if your loved one has lost their life because of one:
If you are being charged with arson, in Overland Park, Kansas, this blog will explain what the prosecutor must prove you did, the potential punishments and your defenses.
Kansas Arson Defined
Whether your crime was in Johnson County, or somewhere else in Kansas, arson is if you knowingly or accidentally, by means of fire or explosive, damage any building or property with the intention to injure or defraud an insurer of the property or the owner of the property. Arson is also damaging any property or building by fire or explosive as a result of manufacturing or attempting to manufacture a controlled substance. You many set the fire for enjoyment or with the intention of fraud and be charged with the same crime. Here are some of the other common fire starting reasons, that have resulted in this criminal charge:
Kansas Aggravated Arson
As you will see below, if you are charged with an aggravated arson the potential jail/prison time greatly increases. Arson becomes an aggravated offense when:
Kansas Arson Punishments
In Johnson County, Kansas along with fees and fines, here are the potential consequences:
Level 6, person felony (minimum 32 months imprisonment)
Kansas Arson Defenses
Oftentimes, these cases require that you have an expert review the evidence against you and refute the findings. Some defenses against this crime are as follows:
Defending against arson is often difficult, particularly where there is believed to be a motive (ex. insurance fraud). The prosecutor must show that you were both the correct person and the cause of the fire. You need an aggressive Kansas defense attorney on your side. Your freedom is at risk. Call us NOW 913.602.7288.
Most of your clients finds us via word-of-mouth or online. Overland Park, Kansas is a big area with lots of personal injury attorneys in practice. How can you pick the best one? We offer you these tips:
Under Kansas law, you can be found guilt of shoplifting, a petty theft, if you (or a minor that you are the parent or guardian of) take the property of another with the intent to permanently deprive the rightful owner. Oftentimes, you will not be arrested for this crime; rather, you will be given a date to appear in court. Many may advise you that there is no jail time associated with these charges but, that is inaccurate.
Kansas Shoplifting/Petty Theft Penalties
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