Practice Safe Pedestrian Behaviors
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are over 40,000 pedestrians hit by an automobile each year. Over 4,000 pedestrians are killed. At some point, we are all pedestrians who utilize sidewalks, crosswalks, or roadways.Escalators: How to Ride Safely and Avoid Injury
A recent news story of an eight year old girl whose foot became entrapped while riding an escalator at Macy’s reminds us all that escalators always pose a threat of injury to their riders. The young girl was riding with her mother when her foot became entrapped at the landing of the escalator. A bystander was able to turn the escalator off by pushing the emergency stop button, but emergency crews had to dismantle the escalator’s landing to free the girl’s foot.Helping the Brain Injured Auto Accident Victim Deal With the Skeptical Insurance Company
This article discusses the challenges of the brain injured victim in getting adequate insurance compensation after a car accident where the CT scan and/MRI are negative. The typical problem arises when the accident victim, although showing signs of concussion, is released from the hospital to the care of their primary physician. The insurance company will take this as a sign of minor injury, despite the fact that the client suffers from traumatic brain injury.How To Choose The Best Doctor For Your Care
It can be wearisome trying to find a doctor that can appropriately take care of you that you feel comfortable with. It is very important that you find someone that you can trust to take care of you and give you the best possible care. Selecting the wrong doctor can mean avoiding situations that lead to more health problems later on in the future. Take time and consider the following when selecting a doctor.7 Things To Do To Make Sure Your Loved One Is Safe In A Care Facility
If you have had to place your loved one in a nursing home or other care facility, you know just how difficult it is to leave them in the care of other people. You probably wonder constantly if they are getting the care they truly deserve, and you may question what happens when you are not around advocating for your relative. There are a few things you can do to check up on the care your loved one is receiving when you are not there.