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4 Jul 2018
Preventing Workplace Injuries: How Employees Can Help

Workplace injuries are a depressingly common problem. The latest available report from the Bureau of Labor Statistic (from 2016) stated that nearly 3 out of every 100 full-time employees sustained non-fatal injuries at work. With so many injuries causing pain, disability, and absenteeism, both employees

6 May 2018
Texting While Driving in Austin: A Dangerous Combination

If you're paying more attention to your thumbs or your smartphone than to the road in front of you, you could be in for trouble – both from a legal standpoint and in the form of injury or death. Let us take a look at

9 Apr 2018
Teen Drunk Driving: Still a Problem at Prom Time

It may be heartening to read the statistics stating that drunk driving deaths have declined over the past 10 years. But as of 2016 (the latest available data), a drunk driving fatality is still occurring every 50 minutes in the country. But of course, that's

8 Feb 2018
Protecting Yourself Against Road Rage

When another driver cuts you off, deliberately tailgates you, or tries to get you into a car accident, you may feel a little anger of your own – as well as some justifiable fear. When you consider that two-thirds of all traffic fatalities are associated

1 Sep 2017
Dangers of Concussions

  Concussions have the potential of being dangerous injuries. The CDC states that concussions are “caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the head or by a hit to the body that causes the head and brain to move rapidly back and forth. This

14 Aug 2017
Austin-Based Alternatives to Drunk Driving

Uber, Lyft, and Other Austin Alternatives Intoxication can drive you right toward a drunk driving arrest or even a deadly car accident. It's a smarter move to rely on convenient app-based driver services for your night out. Now that Uber and Lyft have returned to

28 May 2017
Bicycle Safety for Kids

Bicycle Safety for Kids As the summertime is here,  the neighborhood kiddos will be hitting the trails or sidewalks with their bicycles.  Kids are riding their bikes with their friends and traffic as hurried commuters get to work along the same streets.  Safety can be a

20 Apr 2017
Personal Injuries from Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle Accidents Increase in Spring  - Share the Road Safely With the beautiful weather we’ve had so far this spring, you’ve undoubtedly noticed more cyclists on the road.  In an environmentally conscious city like Austin with mild winter temperatures, cycling is used as transportation year