Passenger Accident Lawyer St. Louis, MO

The Dixon Injury Firm provides legal service for injury victims and their families in the Greater St. Louis area.


St. Louis Child Car Accident Lawyer

Passenger Accident Lawyer St. Louis, MO. More than 40 million people are injured in car accidents every year. Between side-swipe accidents, drunk driving, vehicle malfunction, and other reasons behind vehicle accidents, it’s important for car accident victims to reach out to an experienced attorney right away. It’s our goal at the Dixon Injury Firm to get clients the maximum amount of compensation possible to help with medical bills, time off work, and other financial issues that creep up as soon as the accident happens.

Chris Dixon

Founder and Managing Attorney

I pride myself on tirelessly fighting for the injury victims who continuously trust me with their cases. It is an honor to serve and a passion which drives my existence.

If you’re a passenger in a car wreck, things are a bit different than your typical car accident. For example, a passenger isn’t typically at fault in an accident. The diver and the driver’s insurance company would have to compensate a passenger for medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and the other usual reimbursement factors. Put simply, drivers owe passengers a duty of due care. They are expected to use good judgment and to follow the rules of the road. In the case of an accident of fatal wreck, the passenger (or his or her family) is able to sue the driver for damages.

$35 Million+ Recovered

Chris has recovered over $35 million for his injured clients, and can assist you with your injury claims. To get started on your personal injury case, contact our St. Louis injury attorneys today!

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Call or email the Personal Injury Attorneys at Dixon Injury Firm today to schedule your free injury claim consultation with Chris. Our experienced lawyers make the difference.


If you’re a passenger in a car and are involved in a multi-vehicle collision, one of the most important things you should do (medical condition aside) is to collect as much information as possible. Don’t talk to any insurance company except your own. Instead, contact a passenger accident lawyer as soon as possible to begin the claims process. Your lawyer will advise you on what to do and what to say.

It’s important to note that if you’re involved in a crash and the driver is not the car’s owner, or if the car’s registration is under another name, the true owner may be the one at fault for lending the car. This comes into play if the accident was caused by driver negligence, such as being drunk or on drugs.

Common Causes Behind Passenger Car Accidents

Below are a few of the more common causes of car accidents. As always, reach out to an experienced car accident lawyer for more information.

Contact a Passenger Accident Lawyer Today

At the Dixon Injury Firm, we help victims and their families by providing top-notch legal services in Illinois and Missouri. Chris Dixon specializes in car accident cases, but has experience winning cases in the following areas:

If you or a family member is injured or killed in a passenger car accident in St. Louis, contact the Dixon Injury Firm right away for a free case review and consultation. We don’t charge a penny for legal services unless we win the claim. Any reward we do win can be used for medical expenses and other financial issues that could pop up as a result of an accident. Call us for more information.

Recent Case Victories

View Our Past Judgments and Settlements

  • $30,040,000 Judgment
    Missouri Sexual Assault Case

    Former United States Attorney found liable for inappropriate sexual misconduct with a minor. This tragic case involved the misuse of authority and control so often seen in today’s society. Punitive damages were assessed against the ...

  • $2,750,000 Judgment
    Missouri Premises Paintball Injury Case

    Paintball facility failed to provide a young child the proper safety equipment and training. After being denied proper fitting goggles, a shot from a competitor resulted in a life long eye injury and loss of ...

  • $2,000,000 Settlement
    Missouri Commercial Bus Crash

    While our client was stopped in traffic, a commercial bus rear-ended his vehicle causing catastrophic bodily injury. His injuries prevented his return to work for the remainder of his life. This federal court case was ...

  • $1,000,000 Settlement
    St. Louis Drunk Driver Hits Pedestrian With Penske Truck

    My client and his wife were volunteering to raise money for a sick friend at the St. Louis City St. Patricks Day activities. At the close of the day, a local business owner who had ...

  • $600,000 Settlement
    St. Louis Car Accident on Lindbergh Causes Herniated Disc

    A woman in St. Louis county was attempting to make a left hand turn onto Lin Ferry Road from Lindbergh on a solid green light. The incorrectly woman gambled that all traffic was clear before ...

  • $250,000 Settlement
    Missouri Premises Liability Fall (Slip and Fall)

    Our client was enjoying her birthday party at a local restaurant. As she was walking towards her table, she slipped on water which had been spilled near the exit. Our investigation revealed that the sole ...

  • $150,000 Settlement
    Missouri Commercial Truck and Trailer Accident

    Our client was enjoying her afternoon, having just been asked by her fiance for her hand in marriage, when a driver from a local construction company hauling commercial digging equipment smashed his company truck and ...

  • $100,000 Settlement
    Missouri Motorcycle Crash

    Our client was hit while walking next to a garage when the owner of the garage’s son squealed the tires of his SUV while in reverse and accelerated backwards into our client. Our client sustained ...

  • $100,000 Settlement
    Missouri Car Accident

    Our client, a passenger in the rear of her friends vehicle, was significantly injured when her friend negligently pulled the vehicle into oncoming traffic. The T-Bone collision resulted in broken bones and a significant period ...

  • $100,000 Settlement
    St. Louis Wrongful Death Settlement

    Our client’s brother was killed when he stepped into a poorly lit street attempting to cross the roadway. While not crossing the crosswalk, the speeding vehicle which claimed his life paid the policy limits of ...

  • $65,000 Settlement
    Missouri Pedestrian Accident

    St. Louis City nurse was lawfully in the crosswalk returning from lunch, when a Jeep failed to stop for the pedestrian traffic and struck 3 individuals. My client sustained damage to her cervical and lumbar ...

  • $50,000 Settlement
    Missouri Car Accident Crash

    Our client was riding in the front passenger seat of the vehicle. Driver of his vehicle failed to yield to oncoming traffic causing laceration to passenger’s forehead from impact. The scarring, while small, is now ...

  • $50,000 Settlement
    Missouri Auto Accident

    Our client was traveling to work when an automobile driver who failed to yield to her position suddenly struck her. She sustained back and neck injuries that forced her to miss a substantial amount of ...

  • $45,000 Settlement
    Missouri Dog Bite

    Local cable installer was bit by a pit-bull while responding to a service call for his employer. Client was able to pursue a worker’s compensation and premises liability claim to recover compensation for his injuries.

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  • $40,000 Settlement
    Missouri Dog Bite

    Minor child receives multiple stitches to cheek after she was bitten from a dog running at large in her residential neighborhood. This child’s parents did an amazing job with medications, lotions, and creams, allowing the ...

  • $40,000 Settlement
    Missouri Low Impact Automobile Accident

    Our client’s head hit the driver’s side windshield after being struck broadside in country club parking lot. Ocular complications from the trauma included double vision, headaches, and swelling.

  • $30,000.00 Settlement
    Missouri Car Crash With Minor Property Damage

    Young driver failed to stop at sign in Chesterfield Valley Missouri shopping complex, resulting in a low impact collision. The firm and low impact nature of this collision caused my client’s body to directly absorb ...

  • Policy Limits Settlement
    Missouri Truck Accident

    Our client was riding with an intoxicated driver who drove their truck off the road and into a tree. Our client sustained life-altering injuries, which applicable insurance policies could not cover. This case illustrates the ...

Meet Christopher R. Dixon

Legal & Injury Representation St. Louis Deserves.

Results — that's what clients expect from Dixon Injury Firm. Chris brings years of personal injury law experience to the table. Based in St. Louis, his firm provides free consultations and contingency service to the high-caliber injury and liability legal arena. Tell us about your case and we'll show you how to win.

Recent Successes

  • Policy Limits Settlement

    Missouri Truck Accident

    $30,000.00 Settlement

    Missouri Car Crash With Minor Property Damage

  • $40,000 Settlement

    Missouri Low Impact Automobile Accident

    $40,000 Settlement

    Missouri Dog Bite

  • $45,000 Settlement

    Missouri Dog Bite

    $50,000 Settlement

    Missouri Auto Accident

  • $50,000 Settlement

    Missouri Car Accident Crash

    $65,000 Settlement

    Missouri Pedestrian Accident

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