Accidents seem to be inevitable in parking lots where vehicles travel in all directions and every motorist who parks then becomes a pedestrian. The relatively low speed limits and traffic markings in parking lots mean that accidents will likely occur at slow speeds. While such a fender bender might not result in personal injury to […]
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The following statistics show that dog bites and attacks are a major problem in the United States: About 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs each year (Center for Disease Control and Prevention); About 885,000 people require medical attention for dog bite injuries (CDC); In 2006, more than 31,000 people underwent reconstructive surgery because of […]
You can help prevent dog bites and attacks in your home by following these steps from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention: Speak to a professional to learn what breeds of dogs are best for your household; Don’t bring a dog with a history of aggression into your household; If your child is fearful […]
If you do not take proper steps for safety, being a pedestrian can be a dangerous activity. Here are 7 keys to help pedestrians avoid car accidents: Before crossing a street, stop, look left, then right, then left again and if no cars are coming, cross the street. If it is dark, wear reflective clothing […]
The most catastrophic motor-vehicle accident injuries often involve motorcycle accidents since a rider and passenger have no protection in a collision and are often ejected from their seats. Some of these injuries include the following: Spinal injuries: Fractured vertebra, herniated discs, and nerve damage as well as paralysis can easily occur when a rider is […]