A glance at your cell phone, a bite of a sandwich, a mistimed adjustment of the radio – all it takes is a moment’s distraction to cause a tragic wreck. That single error can derail your plans as you’re sidelined with injuries, forced to foot the burden of hospital bills and grapple with repair costs.
It’s easy to associate nursing home abuse with physical battery. However, abuse takes many forms including sexual assault, financial exploitation and neglect.
Verbal abuse is also common in nursing homes, and it can have severe psychological impacts. Unfortunately, many cases go unreported.
Modern vehicles are equipped with safety features that challenge science fiction. Lane departure warnings, backup cameras, smart headlights – new technologies are helping drivers avoid the most common accident scenarios.
Bicycles offer a fun, cost-effective and environmentally friendly way to commute, unencumbered by the rising cost of gas or the hassle of rush-hour traffic. Unfortunately, riding a bike comes with inherent risks.
Riding a bicycle is a fun, healthy way for young kids to commute. It opens the door to new freedoms, but with that independence come certain responsibilities.
The vast majority of auto accidents in the United States are entirely preventable. The main cause? Human error.