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May 2016 Archives

Drunk driving continues to be an issue in Missouri

We have all heard the message: Drinking and driving is dangerous. People are killed every year, and thousands more are injured, due to drunk drivers. However, even though law enforcement and nonprofit organizations, have repeatedly shared this message with the public, there are sadly still plenty of drivers who take the risk and drive while intoxicated.

Are parents doing enough to get their teens to follow GDL rules?

There are certain driving restrictions that teen drivers are subject to that other drivers are not. This is because of graduated driver license (GDL) programs in states. Under these programs, young drivers are given special licenses that have certain restrictions connected to them.

Ben Schmitt

Attorney Ben Schmitt

Mr. Schmitt has over 25 years of legal experience in Missouri and Kansas, and he has been first chair in over 100 jury trials in state and federal courts. He is recognized by the Kansas City Business Journal, Super Lawyers, and Martindale Hubbell as one of the best personal injury lawyers in Missouri and Kansas.