News from October 2018

Driver alleges Union man's negligence caused St. Louis auto accident

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A motorist is seeking damages from a Union man over a rear-end collision in St. Louis.

BASF Catalysts, others named in couple's asbestos injury suit

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A husband and wife alleges the husband developed lung cancer because of exposure to asbestos primarily on job locations in Texas.

Bi-State passenger alleges she had to jump when exiting bus because it started moving before she departed

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges she was injured while exiting a bus in St. Louis because the driver failed to ensure all passengers safely departed before driving off.

Man alleges age was factor in termination from FedEx job

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former FedEx employee alleges his age was a factor in his 2016 termination after more than 32 years of employment.

Man seeks damages from Union Carbide, others over lung cancer diagnosis

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges he was exposed to asbestos beginning in the 1960s while working in Wisconsin and that it caused him to develop lung cancer.

St. Louis attorney hoping suits filed in wake of Stockley protests will change way police deal with demonstrators

By Gabriel Neves | Oct 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – More than a dozen people who were corralled by police and arrested during demonstrations following the 2017 acquittal of St. Louis Police Officer Jason Stockley in the 2011 death of Anthony Lamar Smith are now suing the city.

Family files wrongful death suit against Copes-Vulcan, others over welder's lung cancer death

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The widow and children of a welder who died of lung cancer allege his cancer was caused by asbestos exposure.

Two injured in auto accident seek payments from Geico Casualty

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Two individuals injured in a collision in St. Louis allege their insurer has refused to pay them according to the terms of their policy.

Driver blames I-70 collision on improper passing by another motorist

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis man is alleged to have improperly passed a vehicle and cause a collision on a St. Louis interstate.

St. Louis County woman alleges daughter, son-in-law diverted money from checking account

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis County woman alleges two of her family members fraudulently transferred money from her checking account for their own use.

Woman alleges driver failed to stop at stop sign, caused collision in St. Louis

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Damages are sought from a St. Louis woman who allegedly failed to stop at a stop sign at an intersection in the city and caused an auto accident.

Patient alleges infection caused by negligence of Barnes-Jewish Hospital, others

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A patient alleges he has lost the use of his legs because of an infection contracted during surgery.

Former laborer blames CBS, others for allegedly cancer-causing asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former laborer alleges exposure to asbestos beginning in the 1960s caused him to develop cancer.

St. Louis Parking, USH alleged to have failed to warn of cable in parking lot that caused man to fall

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges an exposed cable wire in a St. Louis parking lot caused him to fall.

Guard files suit over slander allegations against Department of Public Safety

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A security guard alleges he lost his job because of false allegations of mishandling prisoners.

Injured bus driver alleges Safeco Insurance Co. of Illinois failed to pay her reasonable amount

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A bus driver injured when an unknown driver rear-ended the bus alleges her insurer has failed to pay her a reasonable amount under the insurance policy.

Woman seeks more than $27,000 from driver over alleged property damages, injuries

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A driver alleges a Florissant man's negligence caused more than $20,000 worth of damage to her vehicle.

Tenant alleges wobbly step at St. Louis property caused fall

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A tenant of a St. Louis property alleges her landlord failed to properly repair steps and that they caused her to fall.

Union Pacific Railroad contractor alleges he was not provided safe area to change crews

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A conductor alleges he needed surgery after a fall while on the job.

State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance alleged to have failed to pay reasonable amount to injured driver

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A driver injured in a collision Interstate 70 alleges her insurer failed to pay her a reasonable amount under the policy.

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