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The Myth of Frivolous Lawsuits

According to the Wall Street Journal, 87% of voters agreed that there are "too many lawsuits filed in America." The Trial Lawyers Association of D.C. takes a look at The Civil … [Read More...]

Exposure to Toxic Chemicals

Working at a job that requires you to be exposed to toxic chemicals is dangerous. It’s that simple. Exposure … [Read More...]

Is Your Child Exposed to Asbestos at School?

While there have been strides in asbestos education over the last several decades, and some changes have been … [Read More...]

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Winter Car Crashes

Driving in hazardous winter conditions is risky endeavor. With over 116,000 Americans injured on snowy, slushy, or icy road every winter -- its important that you know the … [Read More...]

Top Reasons Why Car Accidents Happen

There are lots of reasons why car accidents happen on the road however, many of these accidents are avoidable. In this helpful inforgraphic, we take a look at some of the top … [Read More...]

Have You Heard of the “Dutch Reach”? It Saves Lives!

With all the technological advances in our cars today, driving should be safer than ever before. We have forward collision warning systems, blind spot monitoring systems, … [Read More...]

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More Safety Articles to Explore

Spanish-Speaking Man Dies at Theme Park; Wasn’t Able to Read Ride Warnings

Photo Credit: Prayitno, Creative Commons 2.0 Jose Calderón Arana had been enjoying the day at Universal Islands of Adventure, a theme park in Orlando, Florida that opened … [Read More...]

What to do During and After Electric Shock Emergencies

Do Not Touch the Victim with Your Bare Hands to Free Them from the Power Source In case you thought it was just an old wives’ tale, yes, you really will get shocked if you … [Read More...]

Rental E-Scooters: A Solution to “the Last Mile” Problem or a Public Safety Nightmare?

Many emergency room doctors will remember 2018 as the year of the electric scooter. It started in March, when several tech companies began flooding cities across the U.S. with … [Read More...]

Electrocution Death and Construction Workers

After analyzing data from the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, the National Fire Protection Association has determined that a “significant share" of contract … [Read More...]

Kids and Bikes: Dangerous Combination?

According to an article from the online journal, Accident Analysis & Prevention, from 2006 to 2015, approximately 2.2 million children from age five to 17 were treated in … [Read More...]

Is Your Car a Lemon? You May Need Legal Help

Buying a new car is an exciting time, but what happens when that joyful day turns into a nightmare because your new car is a lemon? After enjoying the new car smell, a … [Read More...]

Don’t Get Stranded with No Money When Travelling

If you are planning to travel make sure your money stays safe and available to you while you are on the road. Having your cash and cards stolen when you are away from home can … [Read More...]

When Insurance Companies Act on Bad Faith

Insurance is meant to protect us against catastrophic, life-changing events like ill health, accidents, natural disasters, and death. Without insurance, one car accident or an … [Read More...]