Accident And Injury (page 15)


Amtrak Derailment in Philly Raises Questions About Train Safety

An Amtrak train derailed southwest of Philadelphia Sunday morning, killing two employees and injuring dozens of passengers after hitting a railroad backhoe parked on the...

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  • philadelphia
  • Apr 4, 2016

Tannerite Under Fire for Potential Injury Risks

A widely available product called Tannerite, used by gun enthusiasts for target practice, is under scrutiny because its explosive qualities have put people at risk...

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  • atlanta
  • Mar 31, 2016

Jonesboro Man Dies from Boat-Related Injuries

A boating accident on Norfolk Lake turned fatal recently, when a Jonesboro man involved in the crash died from injuries he incurred during the accident....

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  • Mar 31, 2016

5 Things You Shouldn't Do After a Car Accident

Last week’s multi-vehicle crash on the I-4, which involved a semi tractor-trailer and four other vehicles, injured four drivers and demolished eight sections of concrete...

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  • Mar 30, 2016

OSHA Cracks Down on Rampant Workplace Safety Violations

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA authorities are cracking down on local companies that have repeatedly violated the agency’s workplace safety rules and regulations. However,...

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  • Mar 29, 2016

110-Ton Crane Collapses in All Aboard Construction Site

Workers at the All Aboard West Palm Beach station construction site narrowly escaped death recently when a 100-ton crane collapsed while they were working, according...

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  • Mar 29, 2016

Tallahassee to Implement Ban on Snow

Tallahassee seems to have issued a challenge to mother nature by approving a “Zero Snow” resolution, which calls for the “absolute ban” of snow in...

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  • Feb 19, 2016

Jump Into Lakeland's New Trampoline Park

Are you ready to get high in Lakeland? If CircusTrix has anything to do with it, you’ll be doing just that in 2016. CircusTrix, self...

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  • Feb 10, 2016

How to Drive Safely in the City of Atlanta

Atlanta is the unofficial hub of nightlife in the center of the universe that is the “Dirty South.” In recent years, the bustling city and...

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  • Feb 10, 2016

Awnings — Brand Builders or Potential Killers?

Prestonsburg was hit by two feet of snow during the recent Nor’Easter that hammered the U.S. with blizzard-like weather conditions. The building that houses Lad...

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  • Feb 10, 2016

Naples Man Sues Vaping Shop Over Exploding E-Cigarette

While e-cigarettes have been hailed as a safer alternative for smokers, they are dangerous in unexpected ways: they could explode without warning. Take the case...

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  • naples
  • Feb 4, 2016

Family of Pilot Crash Victim Sues Estate

Lake Worth was shaken by the infamous 14-second disaster last year, in which pilot and entrepreneur Dan Shalloway crashed his plane, a Piper Archer, into...

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  • winter-haven
  • Feb 4, 2016

Family Awarded $3.2 Million After Tragic Accident

Lynx, an Orlando based bus company, lost not just its money, but also its reputation last year when one of the its drivers ran over...

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  • kissimmee
  • Feb 4, 2016

Stanford Cop Sued in Wrongful Death Lawsuit

When Howard Robbins decided to visit his friends who lived across the street from him, he had no idea that the small walk posed such...

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  • lexington
  • Feb 2, 2016

Omega Protein Settles Lawsuit with Injured Workers

Omega Protein, a corporation that produces food ingredients and dietary supplements, continues to make headlines for all the wrong reasons. A couple of days ago,...

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  • Feb 2, 2016