Construction workers, please don’t overlook ladder safety. Your life and the lives of your colleagues may depend on it. At construction sites, this common and necessary piece of equipment is used for roofing, painting and other general repair work.
Motorists in states like California may someday become safer thanks to a proposed bill aimed at semitruck designs. In late December 2017, federal lawmakers proposed legislation that would require large commercial trucks to include side guards to prevent a deadly type of collision known as an underride. The real question is whether such developments will actually result in an effective law that saves lives.
Concussions are an all-too-prevalent injury among American youth. Roughly one in five teenagers has suffered from at least one concussion, according to a recent study in the American Journal of Medicine. These injuries commonly happen in sports, bicycle accidents and car accidents.
Everyone who drives a motor vehicle is supposed to carry at least liability insurance in order to pay for any damage he or she causes on the road. But just because something is supposed to happen, doesn't mean it will.
The birth of a baby is a momentous event, rightly capturing the attention of everyone present. Because infants are helpless to care for themselves, it also makes sense that a significant amount of time is spent educating new mothers on how to care for their newborns.
It’s almost a given in this day and age. You’re diagnosed with cancer, so you automatically prepare for surgery (or radiation, or chemotherapy, or some combination of the three). But what if you do nothing? What if skipping surgery could actually be a better choice?