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As More Automakers Add Automatic Braking, How Will Safety Improve?

Posted on January 14, 2016 to
As drivers, we have all been there, something or someone causing you to have to brake suddenly, from debris unexpectedly flying onto the road to another vehicle pulling out or braking abruptly to a jaywalker. It is one of...
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Koonz McKenney Has DC’s “Top Lawyers”, Says Washingtonian

Posted on December 22, 2015 to
For more than 35 years, Koonz, McKenney, Johnson, DePaolis & Lightfoot, LLP has successfully fought for clients in personal injury cases. No other personal injury firm has more attorneys selected by Washingtonian as its “Top Lawyers.” “We demand full...
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Will D.C. Workers Get 16 Weeks of Paid Family and Medical Leave?

Posted on October 19, 2015 to
A new bill making its way through Washington, D.C.'s city council could give working parents in the nation’s capital some of the most generous benefits in the country. Introduced by the DC Council earlier this month, the proposed plan...
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How New Technology May Aid Spinal Cord Injury Victims

Posted on January 22, 2014 to
New Information from a Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. Injury Lawyers According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 200,000 people are currently living with a spinal cord injury in the United States, and annually it...
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Research Shows That Exercise Programs Could Help Prevent Falls for Older Adults

According to a ScienceDaily report, a new paper revealed that exercises that help elderly adults avoid falls may also help prevent injuries caused by falls. The paper is based on a review by researchers from France of 17 clinical...
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32 Stop Sign Cameras Activated in DC’s Street Safe Campaign

According to WJLA, the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) has officially launched its Street Safe campaign, which aims to reduce traffic violations, lower the number of crashes and save lives. On November 23, thirty-two stop sign cameras were activated and will...
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Worker Dies in DC Metro Tunnel Welding Accident

[ubermenu-map address="Washington, D.C." zoom="14" width="375px" height="375px"] On October 6, a worker was killed in a welding accident in a Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) Red Line tunnel, according to NBCNews.com. The worker was a contractor who was providing...
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Cyclists and Drivers Complaining About L Street Bike Lane in DC

A bike lane in Washington, D.C. has sparked controversy among drivers and cyclists alike. Drivers are complaining that the L Street bicycle lane takes away street parking and loading zones along the busy roadway. Meanwhile, cyclists are complaining that...
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44-Year-Old Female Employee Fatally Hit by Box Truck in Washington, D.C.

[ubermenu-map address="Washington, D.C." zoom="14" width="375px" height="375px"] On November 7, authorities confirmed that a female Sodexo employee was fatally hit by a truck while walking near the Marine Barracks in Washington, D.C. Police reported that the 44-year-old woman was struck by a Freightliner...
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New Report Reveals Concussions are Increasing in Young Athletes

A new report discovered inadequacies in what is known about the risk of concussion or traumatic brain injury for younger athletes, especially for those who are involved in sports before high school. The Institute of Medicine (IOM) and National...
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