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What is the Street Smart Campaign?

Posted on August 10, 2015 to
If you follow this blog regularly, you may be aware that the D.C. metro-area has one of the worst reputations for pedestrian accidents in the country. In fact, D.C. had a higher rate of pedestrian deaths per 100,000 residents...
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Workplace Accident: How Can I Make My Office Safer?

Posted on August 7, 2015 to
Unfortunately, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, as recently as 2008, 80,410 private-industry office and administrative workers suffered on-the-job injuries. Some of these injuries included devastating ailments like spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) and broken bones,...
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When Would a Doctor Order a C-Section?

Posted on August 5, 2015 to
Are you an expecting parent? If you are, you should be aware that there are instances during the birthing process that may result in your doctor ordering a C-section. According to the Cleveland Clinic, some of the reasons why...
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Brain Injuries are Often Tied to Car Accidents

Posted on August 3, 2015 to
Sadly, a 24-year-old Arlington man died recently following a car accident after he obtained a traumatic brain injury (TBI). The man was driving on 16th Street NW on July 19 when the driver of an Acura in an opposite...
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Bicycle Accidents Have Long-Term Affects on Victims

Posted on July 31, 2015 to
The Baltimore Sun recently had a great report about the long-term effects many bicycle accident victims face as they recover from injuries.  The story focused on John Hill, who suffered serious injuries when he was hit by a car...
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Do Trucks and Buses Need Data Recorders?

Posted on July 29, 2015 to
According to McClatchyDC.com, the National Transportation Safety Board has urged bus and truck manufacturers to install data recorders on vehicles so that they can be studied in the event of a catastrophic accident.  The NTSB made the recommendations following...
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How Can I Safely Change a Tire After a Blowout?

Posted on July 27, 2015 to
Have you ever suffered a tire blowout or an auto part failure on a major roadway? There are some ways that you can safely pull over a disabled vehicle and reduce your chances of being involved in a car...
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Should I Move Over if I See a Stopped Police Car?

Posted on July 24, 2015 to
Have you ever seen a police officer pulled over on the side of the road and wondered how you should proceed? Did you know that there are laws about moving over and providing officials with adequate space when they...
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Amtrak Accident: Government to Require Cameras in Train Cabs

According to the Associated Press, President Barack Obama’s administration says that it is drafting rules that would require railroads to install cameras inside train cabs. The cameras would record the actions of engineers operating trains. The announcement comes after...
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Concussion Treatments Are in High Demand From Athletes and Veterans

Posted on July 20, 2015 to
Researchers Continue to Search for Answers to Help Concussion Victims Three years ago, a patient of Dr. Paul G. Harch, a doctor who researches concussion treatments, had suffered a concussion from a simple fall where she had hit her...
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