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Bicycle Safety Saves Lives

As summer approaches and the weather warms up, many people dust off their bicycles and head to the streets. The Accident Recovery Team knows that unfortunately most people don’t take the proper bicycle safety precautions before taking their bicycle out on the road. As part of our Summer of Safety initiative, here’s some ways to…

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Distracted Driving is Preventable

Accident Recovery Team knows many crashes caused by distracted driving could’ve been easily avoided. Unfortunately, people bring their biggest distraction into the car with them. Cell phone usage leads to 1.6 million accidents each year. Way beyond texting, drivers become distracted by social media, digital maps, music and phone apps. But distracted driving is preventable!…

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Big Semi-Trucks, Big Wrecks

Semi-truck wrecks wreak havoc on the lives of their victims. Almost half a million accidents occur each year involving 18-wheelers. These wrecks are often more destructive than the average accident. Heavy trucks and trailers travel at accelerated speeds, creating high impact crashes. This leads to devastating injuries and fatalities. In a Semi-Truck Wreck: What Now?…

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Accident Recovery Team in the Community

The Accident Recovery Team stays active in the community. Throughout the year, attorneys and staff support service organizations, volunteer, donate to charitable causes and contribute to non-profit organizations. Lending time, talent and treasure to the Wichita community is core to the Accident Recovery Team mission. Through contests and social media promotions, the Accident Recovery Team…

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Drinking and Driving is Dangerous

As summer heats up, make plans to celebrate safely. Drinking and driving is dangerous. Avoid accidents and costly consequences by simply taking a stand. Make a commitment to yourself and your family, do not drive after drinking. Keep our streets safe for everyone in the community. Proactive Party Preparation Now more than ever, you have…

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Complex Medical Malpractice Cases

Medical malpractice is the third leading cause of death in the United States. Surgical mistakes, labor and birth injuries, errors in anesthesia and other harm caused by medical professionals costs lives. The Accident Recovery Team understands that medical malpractice creates life-altering circumstances and, unfortunately, even death. We reach for resolutions and stand ready to go…

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Operation Holiday Powered By HumanKind

Operation Holiday, Powered by HumanKind Ministries, is underway. In partnership with the Accident Recovery Team, the annual holiday food and gift drive anticipates increased need this year. More than providing basic needs to Sedgwick County’s most vulnerable residents, Operation Holiday brings the community together in a spirit of human kindness to spread hope—showing our low-income…

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Work Comp Medical Care

You might prefer medical care from your family doctor after a work comp injury. However, that generally complicates a worker’s compensation claim. If you were hurt on the job and file reimbursements with an insurance company, they require treatment with authorized medical providers. Authorized medical providers The insurance company refers patients to authorized medical providers…

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No Fault State?

Kansas is legally defined a ‘no fault state’. What does that mean? The term is somewhat confusing. It’s a subject about which many clients inquire.   The term ‘no fault’  doesn’t mean no one is at fault in a wreck. It refers to the determination of who pays your medical bills immediately following an accident.  History…

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Preserving Evidence After an Accident

After an accident or injury, paperwork and documents start piling up. Much of it duplication and standard legal notices that double and triple the length. You may want to toss it in the circular file and wonder, ‘Should I keep this?” The answer is always yes. Preserve all evidence after an accident.  Keep all the…

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