Distracted Driving

Distracted Driving

Distracted Driving Still on the Rise, Especially Among Teens According to AAA, Americans drive the fewest miles during the winter months. Once April rolls around and the sun shines a bit brighter, the mileage goes up as we shake off the winter doldrums. More miles behind the wheel also means there … [Read more...]

National Dog Bite Prevention

National Dog Bite Prevention Week, May 18-24 The old saying “Dogs are a man’s best friend” might be news to the more than 4-plus million people suffered from dog bites,each year, most often children and the elderly. Some of these attacks result in emergency-room injuries, reconstructive surgery, … [Read more...]

Safer Home for Elderly Relatives, Friends

Safer Home: According to a recent survey by AARP. Many will get their wish, thanks to better health and longer life spans. And with the number of Americans aged 65-plus projected to double by 2050, there will be a growing number of older people living at home over the next three decades. There are … [Read more...]

Beware of Lethal Dangers Lurking in Your Home

Beware of Lethal Dangers Lurking in Your Home Common Household Products Can Put You, Others at Risk Lethal Dangers: A woman in South Jordan, Utah, was recently poisoned when she ordered sweet tea at a restaurant. While making the tea, a restaurant employee accidentally used deep fryer cleaner … [Read more...]

Heroes Step Up to Protect the Health Safety of All Americans

Heroes Step Up to Protect the Health Safety of All Americans Health Safety: Motivated by tragic circumstances in their own lives and a passion to help others, our nominees for the 2015 Justice Served Awards have stepped up to make our nation a safer place for all Americans. Dr. Stephen Loyd, a … [Read more...]

Roads a Deadly Hazard for All-terrain Vehicles

All-terrain Vehicles Start your engines! Summer is here and the longer, warmer days bring plenty of opportunity for ATV off-road recreation. As the popularity of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) has risen to an all-time high, so too have deaths and injuries. Despite warnings from manufacturers, … [Read more...]

Dental Hygienist Termination

Dental Hygienist Termination Should a dental hygienist who was fired by her boss for being irresistibly attractive have a case for wrongful termination? What about an employee who reported illegal business practices and was fired just days later? Since most working Americans are considered … [Read more...]

Auto Safety Crisis Spurs Record Year of Recalls

Auto Safety Crisis Spurs Record Year of Recalls Auto Safety: A decade-long ignition-switch defect in millions of General Motors vehicles helped launch a record 2014 for automakers for all the wrong reasons. Auto companies issued more recalls involving older models than ever before, covering 60 … [Read more...]

To Uber or Not to Uber? Ridesharing Faces Controversy

Be Aware of Safety Issues Before Hailing a Ride To Uber or Not to Uber? Ridesharing Faces Controversy With one tap of a smartphone app, ride sharing is upending the taxi business and changing the way people around the world commute. The meteoric rise of ridesharing  services like Lyft and Sidecar, … [Read more...]

Unregulated E-Cigarettes Mask Hidden Dangers

Exploding Batteries Injure Some Smokers Unregulated E-Cigarettes Mask Hidden Dangers The new year often brings new beginnings. Resolutions to lose weight, save more money or finally start that big home improvement project may be high on your list. Many of us will also resolve to quit smoking, … [Read more...]

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