St. Louis School Injury Lawyers

St. Louis School Injury Attorneys Represent Missouri and Illinois Victims.

School Injury Attorney

St. Louis School Injury Lawyers. School injuries are a serious concern in St. Louis. There are various reasons why school injuries occur such as playground accidents, playing sports or as a result of school violence. If your child has sustained a school injury, you may be eligible for compensation for medical bills, emotional distress, or other expenses that have occurred. The Dixon Injury Firm will ensure that your child and family are taken care of. Damages caused by other parties, or facilities that aren’t properly maintained, should be paid for by the negligent company.

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.

A 17-year-old St. Louis student was seriously injured at school due to violence from classmates. The girl suffered severe brain damage and temporary blindness because of the incident. In a report from last year, it was reported that there were 1,336 head injuries suffered by high school football players, and various other injuries sustained due to cheerleading, soccer, etc. If your child receives a school injury, it is critical to have a medical professional examine them immediately. While an injury might seem minor, small injuries can worsen if not treated. Serious internal injuries and concussions do not always have easily detected symptoms either, so it is important to consult a medical professional.

$50 Million Recovered

Chris has recovered over $50 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.

Common School Injuries

Children are unpredictable, so there are various reasons why a school injury might occur. Running across a crowded playground can be dangerous, as can wobbly desks and slick floors. Some of the most common school injuries reported are:

  • Ankle injuries
  • Knee injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Wrist injuries
  • Neck injuries

How to Prevent School Injuries

Parents often wonder how they can keep their children safe at school. If your child is involved in sports, ensure that they’re using the right equipment. When choosing clothes, avoid loose fabrics that can catch on things, or slippery shoes. Teach your child to seek adult help if someone is bullying them at school to avoid school physical and emotional injuries. While injuries such as falling out of unsturdy desks and tripping over loose playground happen, you can seek compensation for the damages that occur from the injury. In the event that your child is injured at school, it is important to seek legal help from a school injury lawyer to ensure that your child and family are protected.

Why Are Kids Injured at School in the First Place?

With an average of 23 students to a class, and only one teacher to look after them, poor monitoring and supervision can lead to school injuries. A lack of maintained playgrounds, workout equipment for athletes, and classroom seating can also cause many injuries. Schools are insured by large insurance companies who will try and settle school injuries for the least amount possible. If your child has been injured while at school, the Dixon Injury Firm understands St. Louis and Missouri child injury and school regulation laws, and can ensure that you’ll be well taken care of.

Hire a School Injury Attorney

The Dixon Injury Firm understands St. Louis and Missouri child injury and school regulation laws. They are dedicated to helping parents with their child’s school injuries, and we understand how expensive school injury cases can be. We utilize a contingency payment plan, which means that legal representation is free. Christopher R. Dixon has been recognized as a “Top 100 Trial Lawyer” and has repeatedly been awarded the honor of “Rising Star” by The National Trial Lawyers Association. Dixon has the resources and experience needed to ensure the most compensation for your case, has fought for more than $35,000,000 for clients, and will do the same for your child’s case. If your child has sustained school injuries and you need a school injury lawyer, call or contact the School Injury Lawyers of the Dixon Injury Firm at 314-409-7060, or toll-free at 855-40-CRASH for your school injury case today.

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  • $65,000 Settlement
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  • $50,000 Settlement
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  • $45,000 Settlement
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  • $30,000.00 Settlement
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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

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    Missouri Truck Accident

    $30,000.00 Settlement

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    Missouri Low Impact Automobile Accident

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    $50,000 Settlement

    Missouri Auto Accident

  • $50,000 Settlement

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    $65,000 Settlement

    Missouri Pedestrian Accident

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