Burns

The sad truth is burn injuries are often avoidable. For instance, when companies or their supervisors disregard safety regulations (federal, state, and/or company policies) it is often a worker or bystander who pays the biggest price. There are three distinct types of burns most common in the workplace: chemical, thermal, and electrical. Chemical burns are […] Learn more...

Distracted Driving

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, every day in the U.S. an average of nine people are killed and 1,000 injured in crashes that were caused by a distracted driver. Distracted driving is defined as anything that distracts the driver from giving their full attention to the task at hand — driving. […] Learn more...

Safe Cycling — Tips to Stay Safe when Bicycling this Summer

As traffic increases and vehicles grow even bigger it seems like it is harder and harder for people to be mindful of everyone on the road. Most drivers are only looking out for other four-wheeled machines. So unfortunately, it is up to those on two wheels to practice even more defensive awareness. This is why […] Learn more...

Traumatic Brain Injuries

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can be caused by many things. Accidents, stroke or exposures to chemicals are all things that can cause them. So what exactly is a TBI? It is anything that injures brain cells. Unlike other physical injuries, damage to the brain isn’t easy to see. Symptoms may take weeks to appear and […] Learn more...