Research efforts continue to combat distracted driving

The National Safety Council (NSC) has recently released an article about distracted driving and ongoing efforts to reduce it, such as: Motor Vehicle Safety Laws Motor vehicle safety laws have saved 12,713 lives in 2009. The National Highway Traffic Safety Association has several projects underway to reduce distracted driving. These projects are outlined in the […]

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Tips for Finding a Good Nursing Home for a Family Member

Finding a Nursing Home

With over 1.5 million elderly adults in nursing home care throughout the U.S., abuse and neglect have become a serious issue for many families. Neglect and abuse can take many forms including assault, bedsores, unreasonable physical restraint, sexual assault, and the list goes on. The Official U.S. Government Site for Medicare has set forth guidelines […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Personal Injury

What to do After a Car Accident

Personal injury can occur in any situation that involves injury or death due to the carelessness or negligence of persons or organizations. Some common types of personal injury include, but are not limited to: animal attacks, car accidents, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, job related injuries, and faulty product injuries. If you or a family member has […]

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It’s road construction season: Be prepared!

Road construction season begins in April, which means drivers need to be prepared for work zone hazards. The work zone environment is dangerous—for both drivers and roadway workers. Large, slow-moving vehicles frequently enter and exit work zones, while workers on foot perform duties throughout the area. Research from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) […]

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