Speeding Accident Lawyers in Springfield, MO

Representing Those Injured by Speeding Drivers in Springfield

In Missouri as well as nationally personal injury accidents caused by speeding is the single highest contributor to auto accidents. The experienced law firm of Bishop & Hayes P.C. would like to help protect you or a loved one who has been seriously injured as a result of a speeding accident. In our experience, we have seen cases were the at-fault driver was racing, driving too fast in hazardous road conditions, driving above the posted speeding limit and many other reasons. No matter what the at-fault driver was doing, they carelessly put innocent motorists in danger.

If you have been seriously injured or someone you love has been injured or killed in an auto accident involving speeding, please contact Bishop & Hayes P.C. today. Attorneys Brad Bishop or Tim Hayes will be personally handling your case from start to finish, with over 30 years of combined legal knowledge and expertise in speeding accidents. They have the ability to help you or a loved one through this difficult time and receive the full compensation that this injury deserves. We offer a free cause evaluation, our phone lines are monitored 24/7 so that in minutes you will be speaking with either Brad or Tim. Call us now.

Speeding Accident Statistics In Missouri

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At Bishop & Hayes P.C. we have worked with people and their families who have suffered because of this type of this type of personal injury case, astronomical medical bills, and lost wages can take a terrible toll on the victim and their family. In Springfield Missouri alone according to the Springfield Police department, speeding related accidents had an economic loss impact of nearly $39,000,000 million dollars last year alone. The NHTSA estimates that the total economic cost to the United States as a result of speeding accidents last year was over 324,2 billion dollars.

Missouri Statistical Analysis Center’s Report

  • In Missouri, one person is killed or personally injured in an auto accident caused by speeding every 41.9 minutes.
  • Of all Missouri traffic accidents, 18.4% involved one or more vehicles speeding at the time of the accident.
  • 324 people were killed in Missouri as a result of a driver who was speeding
  • 12,220 people suffered personal injuries in speed related accidents
  • Of all the speeding related accidents, 68.5% were men and 37.7% were woman.
  • The average age of an at-fault speeding motorist was 32.3 years of age.
  • Of all the speeding related crashes in Missouri, 83.2% has a Missouri driver’s license
  • Of the at-fault speeding driver, 55.8% were driving a car and 18.5% were driving a truck.
  • In speeding accidents that resulted in a fatality, 38.6% of at-fault drivers were under the influence of alcohol or under the influence of drugs.

Speeding Contributing Factors

  • A driver has less time to react to objects in the road than a driver who is driving at the posted speed
  • The faster a vehicle is moving, the longer it takes for the vehicle to slow down or come to a stop
  • Steering around curvy roads is more difficult, and the vehicle is more likely to lose control
  • On hazardous road conditions, driving too fast can lead to loss of vehicle control
Of course there are so many different reasons that a driver who is speeding is presenting a higher risk to you and your family, but the most compelling statistic is that over one third of fatalities on Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas and Oklahoma roadways involved an at-fault driver who was speeding. Meaning that this is the most common reason people lost their lives on these state’s roadways.

Our Experience With Speeding Accidents

At Bishop & Hayes P.C. we have worked with people and their families who have suffered because of this type of this type of personal injury case, astronomical medical bills, and lost wages can take a terrible toll on the victim and their family. In Springfield Missouri alone according to the Springfield Police department, speeding related accidents had an economic loss impact of nearly $39,000,000 million dollars last year alone. The NHTSA estimates that the total economic cost to the United States as a result of speeding accidents last year was over 324.2 billion dollars.

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At Bishop & Hayes P.C. we have worked with people and their families who have suffered because of this type of this type of personal injury case, astronomical medical bills, and lost wages can take a terrible toll on the victim and their family. In Springfield Missouri alone according to the Springfield Police department, speeding related accidents had an economic loss impact of nearly $39,000,000 million dollars last year alone. The NHTSA estimates that the total economic cost to the United States as a result of speeding accidents last year was over 324,2 billion dollars.

Schedule a Free Case Review with Brad or Tim Today

Bishop & Hayes P.C. would like to help you or a loved one who has been seriously injured as a result of a speeding accident. In Missouri, the victims of a speeding crash have a limited time in which to file their case. We believe it is critical to contact an attorney as soon as possible to protect your legal rights. Our team of Brad Bishop and Tim Hayes will work to ensure that we gather all the facts of the case and present the best possible case to help you get the compensation you or a loved one deserves. Call us today, our phone lines are monitored 24/7 and within minutes you will be speaking to Brad or Tim. Our time is free, your consultation is always free, so call us today.

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If you've been injured due to another's negligence, you are entitled to compensation. At Bishop & Hayes you don't pay a dime unless we win your case. Our primary focus is auto accident law, which allows us to concentrate our efforts towards getting our clients the best results possible for our clients. 

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