July 6, 2020
Approximately 5,000 people killed in motorcycle accidents annually across the United States, with thousands more injured and oftentimes seriously so.
June 29, 2020
For our purposes, we can define a “self-driving” car to be a vehicle that is capable of safely moving from Point A to Point B over public streets and highways, under any and all possible combinations of traffic and weather conditions, by making decisions based solely on its internal software without the need for human interaction or oversight.
June 22, 2020
It is almost impossible to dive for more than an hour, in any direction on a major highway, without encountering an accident involving a commercial delivery truck.
June 16, 2020
When 18-wheeler trucks and passenger vehicles collide the results are seldom minor and in most cases cause devastating personal injuries and/or wrongful deaths.
June 8, 2020
Where a car occupant is not wearing a seatbelt in a frontal collision, the body will continue to travel forwards until its kinetic energy is transferred in an impact with another object.
June 1, 2020
When you are travelling in a car your body and the car have a certain amount of kinetic energy created by the car’s motion. In normal driving situations that energy is gradually transferred to the brakes when the car comes to a stop, usually in the form of heat.
May 25, 2020
Driver fatigue is one of the biggest killers on the roads. It is also one of the hardest accident causes to combat.
May 18, 2020
Today’s cars are safer than ever before. This means that your safety on the roads is increasingly becoming your sole responsibility, and that avoiding bad driving habits can further reduce your risk of having a serious accident.
May 11, 2020
Workers’ compensation is designed to compensate employees for accidental injuries that occur in the workplace.
May 4, 2020
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were close to three million accidents on the job reported in 2015. Out of those, 4,836 involved fatalities.
April 27, 2020
A variety of different injuries are possible to sustain when involved in a car accident; however, the nature of the injuries that do occur are usually determined by several factors, including vehicle speed, weather conditions, road conditions, location within the vehicle, vehicle size and design, and whether or not a seat belt was worn or an airbag deployed.
April 20, 2020
Car accidents tend to happen suddenly, but what happens next tends to be the bigger whirlwind – what do you do?
April 13, 2020
You usually don’t think about your shins until they hurt, right? And by then, you could be looking at some major downtime. Also, known as medial tibial stress syndrome, "Shin splints"...
April 6, 2020
Physical therapy helps people of all ages who have medical conditions, illnesses, or injuries that limit their regular ability to move and function.
March 30, 2020
The thought of breaking a bone is enough to make most of us squirm, but the science behind the injuries is actually quite fascinating.
March 23, 2020
Your brain is a complex, marvelous, and utterly unique collection of nerves, blood vessels, and tissues. It is also the central motivator of your nervous system, and it receives, processes, and sends messages to every cell and every part of your body.
March 16, 2020
Your employer has a duty to protect you and tell you about health and safety issues that affect you. They must also report certain accidents and incidents, pay you sick pay and give you time off because of an accident at work should you need it.
March 9, 2020
After a car accident occurred during a Sunday afternoon trip to the Pennsylvania countryside with his daughter, John W. Hetrick was inspired to design what would become one of the most important advances in automobile safety.
March 2, 2020
Car accidents happen. It is just a fact of life. Another fact is that sustaining injuries from car accidents can be debilitating and downright scary. If you have been in a car accident recently and have sustained damage to your back, neck or shoulders, you should seek medical attention.
February 24, 2020
Thousands of people suffer work-related injuries on the job every day. We spend a third or more of our days at work, so it makes sense that any given workplace has experienced some sort of injured employee.
February 17, 2020
You rely on the use of your hands for almost everything you do on a daily basis. But when you have constant pain and discomfort in your hands and wrists, these simple tasks become more difficult and uncomfortable.