In a previous post, we discussed the added risks of being involved in a slip-and-fall accident in late adulthood. Compared to younger people, older adults have more brittle bones--making them more likely to suffer a break in the event of a fall. In addition, older adults who takes a tumble also have a higher probability of suffering traumatic brain injury.
Thanksgiving weekend is behind us. You may have gotten through the Thursday feasting with a couple extra pounds and a little indigestion to show for it. However, if you ventured out to the malls the next day, you risk of personal injury was probably a bit greater.
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, you may be eagerly anticipating a day off of work to feast with family or close friends. The holiday is a happy, festive occasion to take stock of what you have and be grateful.
Truck accidents are often catastrophic events. Vehicles may be demolished, roadways may be closed and victims may be fighting for their lives.
Bicycle crashes happen even when you are the most careful cyclist in the world. Bike-car collisions can result in costly property damage and serious injuries. Knowing what you should do in the event of an accident on your bike is important.
In Florida, boating is practically a way of life. Whether you own your boat or you enjoy the occasional cruise, this can be a great way to relax and enjoy what our beautiful state has to offer. However, you and other Floridians should be aware of the potential dangers that might occur when you are a passenger on a cruise ship or smaller pleasure boat.
If you have suffered an injury in a motor vehicle accident or on the job, you are likely dealing with many stressful issues all at once. In addition to the pain and suffering of your injuries, you may be facing expensive medical bills, difficult insurance company issues, and possibly lost wages or lost days at work.