Call 24/7 • We can come to you Serving Missouri & Illinois
  • Client Reviews

    Great firm! Helped out with all my medical bills. From the start the firm dealt with the insurance companies so I could live my life. In the end, everything was taken care of.

    Robert C.
    Recent Client

Car Accidents

Missouri Sideswipe Car Accident Attorneys

Side Impact Collision

A traffic accident can take place for any number of reasons, nearly all of which involve negligent action on the part of either a motorist or some other entity. Side impact collisions are especially dangerous because of the angle in which motorists find their vehicles struck, rendering those motorists susceptible to severe personal injury and even wrongful death. In all Missouri car accident cases, it is vital that the circumstances surrounding the accident are closely examined to determine why negligent action occurred and to whom that action can be attributed to.

Causes of Sideswipes in Missouri

Side impact collisions occur when two intersecting vehicles collide, meaning the front of one vehicle and either the driver’s side or passenger’s side of another vehicle strike each other. These collisions typically stem from the fact the one motorist chooses to break some sort of traffic law, and usually occur at intersections where vehicles are more likely to not fully adhere to traffic signals and signage that have been put in place to protect motorists. Dependent on the types of vehicles involved and the speeds at which they were each traveling, injuries sustained during side impact collisions can range from minor, such as bruises and lacerations, to major, such as broken bones, to catastrophic, which can include spinal, neck and brain injuries that could have irreparable effects on injured motorists.

Statistically, more than 8,000 people are killed by side impact collisions each year. In all such occurrences, it is absolutely essential that an experienced attorney closely examines the circumstances under which the crash took place, and holds negligent parties responsible for having caused the accident accountable for their actions. Injured motorists and the families of motorists who sustained wrongful death as the result of a side impact car collision have the legal right to seek compensatory damages from those individuals deemed responsible for the injuries and the reckless driving practice that led to the accident.

Call 1-800-CAR-CRASH Today

If you have been injured in a sideswipe accident, or have lost a loved one to such a crash, please don’t hesitate to call Page Law a St. Louis sideswipe car accident lawyer today for a free evaluation of your case. You can fill out our confidential online case evaluation or by calling (314) 322-8515. Our skilled St Louis side impact car accident attorneys will fight to ensure that your rights are upheld in a court of law at all times.

Have you or a loved one been involved in an
accident? Contact Page Law 24/7

1-800-CAR-CRASH 1-800-CAR-CRASH
1(800) 227-2727 1(800) 227-2727 or (314) 322-8515 (314) 322-8515

We Hold the Highest Possible Ratings and Memberships from the Professional Organizations that Matter Most:

Awards & Memberships

Commitment to our Community

We are proud sponsors of:

Follow Us Online

St. Louis Lawyer Disclaimer: The legal information offered herein by Page Law, is not formal legal advice, nor is it the formation of an attorney client relationship. In order for our firm to be considered your attorney there must be a signed agreement between the client and the firm. Any results set forth herein are based solely upon the circumstances of that particular case and offer no promise or guarantee upon the outcome of any other case. Please contact a lawyer for a consultation. This site is not intended to solicit clients outside the State of Missouri or Illinois. Page Law may co-counsel or associate with other law firms around the country at its discretion from initial intake through litigation when it deems appropriate. © 2018 Page Law, LLC. - All rights reserved.

Client Login