Most would agree that biking to work is a good thing—good for reducing pollution, good for reducing our carbon footprint by conserving gas and oil, and good for keeping our bodies healthy and fit. Perhaps because of those reasons, it is more and more common to see urban landscapes … [Read more...] about As Bicycle Commuting Increases, So Do Bicycle Accident Injuries
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Following the avalanche of information and statistics regarding the dangers of cell phone use while driving, many drivers switched to hands-free devices, believing they had successfully circumvented those dangers. But, do hands-free devices really help prevent injuries? There are … [Read more...] about Do Hands-Free Devices Really Help Prevent Injuries?
Teen drivers are new drivers which means they don’t have a lot of experience behind the wheel. Unfortunately, driving inexperience can lead to tragedy for younger drivers. In fact, a new study conducted by researchers from AAA’s Foundation for Traffic Safety found that newly licensed … [Read more...] about Preventing Teen Car Accidents
Every day children across the country are dying in car accidents that could’ve been prevented. Even worse, one simple step parents take could prevent them from sustaining fatal injuries in those accidents. A recent study found that 43% of children who died in car accidents were not … [Read more...] about Seat Belts and Car Seats Really Do Save Lives