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$500,000.00 Settlement for Local Trucker

Our client from Southwest Missouri was injured in a motor vehicle accident while driving a semi-truck. In order to get the best results, we had our trucker client evaluated by a medical doctor, psychologist, and vocational rehabilitation expert. ​ We then negotiated a...

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$525,000 Judgment for Injured Neosho Factory Worker

Our Neosho client was hurt while working for a furniture manufacturer in Neosho and they offered him $14,976.61 to settle. He said, "No thanks" and hired us. Long story short: We went all the way to trial and secured our client a judgment worth $525,000. Our Neosho...

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$775,000 for Injured Highway Worker From Joplin, MO

Our Neosho work comp attorneys got our Joplin client a judgment worth $775,000.00. His employer had rejected his claim and offer him nothing. He was told his back problems were "degenerative" and "age-related", not from work. ​ He hired our Neosho work comp attorneys...

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$1,322,013.44 Judgment for Neosho Client

Our Neosho client was hurt using heavy equipment on the job. He hired our Neosho work comp attorneys to get the best result possible. ​ The Employer and Second Injury Fund would not make a reasonable settlement offer so we took it to trial. ​ Our client received an...

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$300,000.00 Settlement for Neosho Truck Driver

Our Neosho client was injured at work for a trucking company. They sent him to Dr. Estep, who gave him a 3% disability for his back injury and 1% for his shoulder. This resulted in a claim value of just $6,208.87. ​ Luckily our client did not think that was right and...

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$620,746.47 Judgment for Neosho Worker

Our Neosho client suffered a stroke during a stressful day at work. The work comp insurer denied his claim and said it was not work-related. ​ He wanted the best result possible. Our Neosho work comp lawyers got him an Award worth $620,746.47. ​ Our Neosho work comp...

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$918,801 Settlement for Reeds, MO Truck Driver

Our Reeds client was injured in a motor vehicle accident while driving his tractor-trailer. He hired us to get the best results possible. We had him evaluated by a medical doctor, a psychologist, and a vocational rehabilitation expert. ​ The bottom line: We got our...

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$81,916.99 Settlement for Injured Truck Driver in Jasper, MO

Wood, Cooper & Peterson recently fought and received an $81,916.99 settlement for our client, a truck driver from Jasper, MO. Our client was injured in a fall from the truck. His treatment was provided by the work comp insurance company. But when it came time for the...

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