Accident And Injury (page 16)


How Outdoor Workers Can Stay Safe in Intense Summer Heat

This summer has been hot — and will get hotter. For the first time since temperatures started being recorded, forecasters say all 50 states will...

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  • Jul 29, 2016

How Naples Residents Can Stay Safe During a Lightning Strike

A construction worker died in the Naples area after he was struck by lightning earlier this week. The worker, who seemed to be gathering his...

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  • Jul 28, 2016

Keyless Ignition Dangers: How to Make a Useful Technology Safer for Melbourne Drivers

The daughters of a Brevard County woman were rudely awakened to the dangers of vehicles with keyless ignitions after discovering their mother had died due...

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  • Jul 28, 2016

5 Big Myths About Workplace Safety on Philly’s Construction Sites

An alarming number of accidents at work sites have been recorded in the Philadelphia area since mid-June. Earlier this month, a 37-year-old roofer fell to...

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  • Jul 22, 2016

How St. Pete Can Make Its Most Dangerous Intersections Safer

St. Petersburg residents have had it up to here with accidents on the intersection of 28th St. N and 1st Ave. N. The corner consists...

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  • Jul 21, 2016

Road Rage on the Rise: How to Handle Aggressive Drivers

The majority of Americans engage in aggressive driving, according to a recent survey conducted by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. The survey found that...

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  • Jul 21, 2016

Move Over Law 101: How Safer Roadsides Are Better for Everyone

Yet another Mississippi Highway Patrol trooper narrowly avoided catastrophic injury last weekend when his vehicle was hit by an oncoming driver while he was helping...

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  • Jul 21, 2016

Roadside Safety Tips for Atlanta’s Busiest Highways

Tragedy struck on Atlanta’s busy I-285, when a 20-year-old man was killed while performing roadside repair on his vehicle near Spaghetti Junction. The man was...

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  • Jul 20, 2016

How Can Orlando Stop All of These Wrong-Way Driving Accidents?

There were nearly 1,500 wrong-way driving crashes in Florida in 2015, and there is perhaps no part of the state that understands the severity of...

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  • Jul 20, 2016

5 Paddleboarding Essentials That Could Save Your Life

The body of a missing man was found near Fort Myers Beach over the weekend. Jerry Conti, 62, of Naples was reported missing in the...

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  • Jul 14, 2016

Pokémon Go Safety Tips: What NOT to Do When Playing Pokémon Go

Pokémon is taking the nation by storm yet again — this time in the form of an augmented reality mobile game. Unlike previous Pokémon games,...

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  • Jul 13, 2016

Lead in Jackson’s Water: How You Can Protect Your Family

An alarming level of lead has been found in the water of Mississippi’s capital – levels so high that the situation has been compared to...

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  • Jul 8, 2016

America’s Top 5 Deadliest Highways

America’s most dangerous highways have three things in common; they’re among the longest in the country, the busiest, and all but one run through Florida,...

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  • Jul 7, 2016

Hazards and Safety Tips for Concrete Workers in Orlando

Earlier this week, several workers in Orlando were injured after the floor of a hotel under construction collapsed beneath them while they were pouring cement....

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  • Jul 1, 2016

How to Safely Enjoy 4th of July Activities in St. Petersburg

The Fourth of July is one of the America’s favorite holidays, a time for family to come together and share food, drinks, and wonderful times...

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  • Jul 1, 2016