What To Do After a Car Accident

There were 866 fatalities caused by car crashes last year in Missouri. This sobering statistic will hopefully remind you of how important it is to follow safety procedures when driving a car in Missouri and Kansas. But accidents happen. What do you do following a car accident? Here are some steps to consider that take your personal safety and legal vulnerability into account.

Read More March 17th, 2020

Understanding “Wrongful Death”

If you want to understand what constitutes a wrongful death, then you must have recently lost a close family member. We at Woods Law KC are sorry for your loss, and we hope this article answers two common questions about wrongful death suits in Missouri or Kansas.

Read More March 03rd, 2020

Understanding “Personal Injury”

Personal injury lawsuits arise when you are injured, and the cause of your injury was due to the negligence or wrongful action of someone else.
Personal injury lawsuits also come from damages or injuries caused by a person who fails to demonstrate “reasonable care.”

Read More February 21st, 2020

Why Choose an AV Preeminent Rated Attorney

The Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings are the industry standard when determining the skill and ethics of an attorney. What does this have to do with Woods Law, KC? You guessed it! While the attorneys in our firm have never won an Oscar (or even a Golden Globe), they have earned the AV Preeminent Rating through the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review.

Read More February 21st, 2020

What To Do If Someone Runs Into Your Car After Sliding On Ice Or Snow

Snow “events” and ice storms are frequent in Kansas City. In fact, we already experienced snow on the ground even before winter officially started. One would think that Kansas City residents would be used to driving during winter weather, but there is always a fair share of accidents caused by reckless driving after freezing precipitation hits the ground.

Read More February 21st, 2020

What To Do If You Get Into A Motorcycle Accident After Hitting A Pothole

Potholes are nuisances for car drivers because they may cause damage to the vehicle. On the other hand, potholes can be dangerous for motorcyclists. Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents as a result of hitting a pothole are more common than one would think. Although potholes cannot be blamed for all of the fatalities, there were almost 5,000 motorcycle-related deaths in the U.S. last year alone.

Read More February 21st, 2020

What To Do If You Suffer A Concussion As A Result Of A Car Accident

Having a car accident is often a traumatic experience, and it is made much worse if you receive a traumatic brain injury as a result of it.
If a doctor diagnoses you with a concussion, follow his or her directions so you can recuperate quickly. Here are some standard instructions that your doctor may insist you follow.

Read More February 21st, 2020


There are various types of personal injury cases and every situation is different. Some personal injury cases like auto accidents can be handled relatively quickly if enough information is evident. Some cases, however, take a lot more time, money, and effort to finish.

Read More November 19th, 2019


Accidental deaths happen far too often. Every two minutes, a person is injured in a drunk driving crash, and in 2013 alone, there were 21,132 passenger vehicle occupants who lost their lives in traffic crashes.

Read More November 19th, 2019
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