May 10, 2021
The most common workplace injuries are not usually that serious, but sometimes they need workers' compensation. Usually claimed aspects of these injuries. People get hurt when they do some kind of work. Very often lost wages. Receive medical treatment after an injury.
May 3, 2021
Commercial trucks are heavy, large, and difficult to stop in an emergency situation. As a result of these factors, catastrophic and fatal injuries are common results when a 16- or 18-wheeler, semi-trailer, or large flatbed collides with a passenger vehicle.
April 26, 2021
Serious injuries can permanently alter the lives of victims, as well as that of their family members, spouses and other loved ones, even when they can be treated.
April 19, 2021
If you've been in a car accident recently, you may not be sure what to do. As long as there are reckless, careless and inattentive drivers, drunk drivers and drivers who are unsure of traffic rules, there will be car accidents.
April 12, 2021
A recent report from Allstate Insurance notes that Dallas ranks below the top 200 largest cities for number of safe driving records. The report was based on auto accident claim data collected by the insurance company. This denotes an improvement from 2017, when Dallas was ranked the third most dangerous city for drivers according to a study by auto insurance companies.
April 5, 2021
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the following occupations had the highest number of injuries in 2015: laborers / material handlers, heavy truck and tractor drivers, cleaners / janitors, nursing assistants, and general maintenance and repair workers. While some work-related injuries are specific to the occupation, others are common in most jobs.
March 29, 2021
The industrial revolution brought about accelerated change in the United States. New laws had to be enacted to protect workers, improve working conditions and establish workers' rights. Despite these efforts, serious industrial accidents happen every day.
March 22, 2021
If you have been involved in a loading dock accident involving a forklift or other heavy equipment, you are not alone. According to the National Institute of Health and Safety, about 20,000 people in the United States are injured each year as a result of these workplace accidents. About twenty-five percent of all deaths in these cases are the result of overturned forklifts.
March 17, 2021
Road safety depends on three factors: the human, the state of the vehicle or motorcycle and the state of the road. Before starting a trip, make sure you take preventive measures.
March 8, 2021
To some of us, our motorcycle is our pride and joy. To others, it is purely a means to be deposited at the office and scooped back up at the end of the day without having to pay for the pleasure of a sweaty bus ride.
March 1, 2021
Let's make a resolution this year that begins to drive better and keep those around us safe on the roads. More than 35,000 people are killed each year and about three million are injured in vehicle-related crashes in the United States each year.
February 22, 2021
Deaths in traffic accidents in the United States fell for the third consecutive year in 2019, the federal highway safety agency reported.
February 17, 2021
A 15-vehicle pileup occurred on Interstate 10 east of El Paso, one of multiple traffic accidents in the region Sunday due to snow and ice.
February 8, 2021
Motorcyclists are at higher risks on the road, as they are exposed to dangers that car drivers and other motorists do not face.
February 1, 2021
Pedestrians involved in traffic accidents are particularly vulnerable to harm because, unlike motorists, who have airbags and other safety devices to protect them from injury, pedestrians have no physical protection. When hit by a car, pedestrians can suffer catastrophic violent injuries or even death.
January 25, 2021
People order so many items online that we often take the delivery process for that package for granted. Although something could be ordered through our phone or laptop, delivery trucks are still needed to get that package to our doorstep. It should come as no surprise that there have been more car accidents involving delivery trucks and mail carriers over the last decade or so.
January 18, 2021
If you work in a company or corporation, you must know what are the occupational risks that staff may suffer in their work environment. In this way, the necessary prevention measures can be put in place to avoid or minimize accidents or any other problem in the work environment.
January 11, 2021
Having a car accident that causes injury is always stressful and confusing. For some people, their injuries are minor and require little or no recovery time. For others, they are not so lucky. Some car accidents cause serious injuries, such as brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and crush injuries. These injuries can leave victims with permanent disabilities and a lifetime of trauma.
January 4, 2021
Semi-trailer accidents can be very confusing for victims. If you have been involved in a commercial truck accident, the following questions can help you understand what to do and what rights you have.
December 28, 2020
Truck driver fatigue is a serious threat to public safety. It is a disturbingly common cause of fatal truck crashes, yet it is 100% preventable. In this blog post, I will discuss what it is, how dangerous it is, how the hours-of-service rules were enacted to combat it and tips for preventing it.
December 21, 2020
Precautions to take into account at Christmas and New Years. Don't let anything bother you this Christmas!