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Automobile Accidents

Casey & Devoti Secures $600,000 Verdict for Car Crash Victim

Posted by Lara Vitiello on September 7, 2018

A jury recently awarded a firm client $600,000 for serious injuries he sustained in a car crash in the City of St. Louis. Partner Matthew Devoti tried the case over 4 days in mid-August with Judge Clinton Wright presiding.  After deliberation, the jury assessed the man’s damages at $600,000 and assigned the majority of fault […]

The Great Multitasking Myth

Posted by Lara Vitiello on July 27, 2018

People think they are great at multitasking.  But the reality is, humans are terrible at multitasking. Here’s why multitasking is a myth: When you do two things at the same time, your brain is quickly jumping between the two things.  This is why it’s so dangerous to talk on the phone and drive at the same time.  One […]

Car Accident Checklist

Posted by Lara Vitiello on July 13, 2018

Car accidents happen.  In fact, Missouri and Illinois record thousands of car accidents each year with injuries ranging from minor to fatal. The moments immediately following a car crash are chaotic. Whether victims are seriously injured or not, their mental state is often dazed and confused.  Emotions run high and people can be amped up […]

Tips for a Safe Summer Road Trip

Posted by Lara Vitiello on July 11, 2018

Nothing says summer like a family road trip.  Before you hit the road, take the time to review these National Highway Transportation Safety Administration tips for a safe summer road trip. Before You Go Regular maintenance will go a long way toward preventing breakdowns. If your vehicle has been serviced according to the manufacturer’s recommendations, […]

National Safety Council Unveils ‘Check To Protect’ Recall Campaign

Posted by Lara Vitiello on June 19, 2018

The National Safety Council recently unveiled ‘Check To Protect’, a national campaign to encourage drivers to check the recall status of their vehicle and have open recalls fixed immediately. The campaign is focused on drivers of vehicles five years old or older and drivers of used cars. Recall compliance rate is only 44% for these vehicles compared to […]

100 Deadliest Days for Teen Drivers

Posted by Lara Vitiello on May 24, 2018

As a personal injury lawyers, we have the unfortunate perspective of seeing the devastating aftermath of countless car crashes. With summer approaching, we wanted to make parents aware of the 100 deadliest days for teens on the road. From Memorial Day to Labor Day, it is estimated that nearly 1,000 people are killed in crashes involving teen […]

Casey & Devoti Secures Jury Verdict Against St. Louis City Police Officer

Posted by Lara Vitiello on May 8, 2018

A man represented by Casey & Devoti, a St. Louis-based personal injury firm, was successful in his case arising from a motor vehicle crash with an on-duty St. Louis City Police Officer.  A jury in the City of St. Louis awarded the man $185,000 following a three-day trial that concluded on May 2, 2018. On […]

Jury Service Has Powerful Impact

Posted by Lara Vitiello on May 4, 2018

Legal & Safety Blog By Matthew Devoti The constitutional principle permitting each of us the ability to present disputes to a “jury of our peers” took on special meaning for me this week. I tried a case to a jury.  The trial was in the City of St. Louis.  The City is my hometown. The […]

Motorcycle Safety: Share The Road

Posted by Lara Vitiello on April 12, 2018

On Wednesday, a motorcyclist heading south on Lemay Ferry Road was struck and killed by an SUV pulling onto Lemay Ferry heading north. Police are still investigating the crash, so there is not yet a definitive answer on the cause or who was at fault. May is officially Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, however this recent […]

Firm Adopts Safe Driving Policy

Posted by Lara Vitiello on March 12, 2018

As passionate advocates for distracted driving awareness, Matt Casey and Matt Devoti thought it was only fitting for the firm to adopt a safe driving policy. This policy sets guidelines and expectations for all Casey & Devoti employees whether they are on the road driving or in the office. Oftentimes, Matt and Matt travel great distances […]

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What is Repetitive Stress Injury?

Oftentimes we associate a workplace injury with a single, catastrophic event such as an explosion or fall from a height.  However, most workplace injuries develop slowly, over time from the cumulative effect of repetitive movements or postures on the job.  These can include a wide  range of movements, such as keyboarding, hammering nails or holding […] more

Winter Driving Safety Tips

Earlier this week, the winter switch was flipped in the St. Louis region.  The winter snow storm on Monday left a wake of traffic congestion and accidents across the metro area.  While the official snowfall total was only 1.5 inches in St. Louis, it wreaked havoc on area roads causing 203 crashes and injuring 17 […] more

Firm Client Receives Favorable Appellate Court Ruling

The Missouri Court of Appeals issued an opinion earlier this week in favor of Casey, Devoti & Brockland client, Peter Dittrich. Dittrich was injured in a motor vehicle collision on February 2015, when the Jeep Liberty he was driving was struck by a trash truck in Jefferson County.  The crash happened on Missouri Highway 30 […] more

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