Accident And Injury (page 2)

3 Court Rulings from 2017 You Should Know About

This was a big year for court rulings in a variety of legal fields, but here are three that have had a particularly noteworthy affect...

  • Aaron Vehling
  • Dec 29, 2017

What a Repeal of the NYC Cabaret Law Could Mean for Nightlife Security

The New York City Cabaret law may sound like something out of the hit Kevin Bacon flick Footloose, but it’s a very real dance ban...

  • Staff
  • Sep 27, 2017

Upper Darby SEPTA Train Crash Injures At Least 42 People

A train crash at the 69th Street Transportation Center in Upper Darby, Penn., overnight left at least 42 people injured in a collision that resulted...

  • Aaron Vehling
  • philadelphia
  • Aug 22, 2017

The Dark Side of the Solar Eclipse

It’s finally coming Monday: the much-discussed solar eclipse. For the first time in almost 100 years, all of North America from coast to coast will...

  • Aaron Vehling
  • Aug 17, 2017

FL. Power Plant in Spotlight After Several Accidents

In a tragic accident, four workers were killed at a Big Bend Power Station in Apollo Beach, Florida, on June 29, according to the Tampa...

  • Staff
  • Jul 17, 2017

The People & Companies Helping Fire Departments Save Pets

Last month, a fire broke out in a home off E. 28th Avenue in Tampa. Firefighters were able to control the fire enough that they...

  • Staff
  • Jul 14, 2017

When Safety Features Kill: A Look at the X-LITE Guardrail Tragedy

A guardrail end designed to protect motorists in the event of an off-road collision is now being removed and replaced in Tennessee and Missouri after...

  • Staff
  • Jul 7, 2017

Venus Williams Didn't Cause Fatal Car Crash, Authorities Say

(Updated July 7: Police have rescinded their assessment that Venus Williams is at fault for a car crash in Florida after reviewing video footage, according...

  • Caitlin Wolper
  • Jul 3, 2017

What the PA Supreme Court's Ruling Means For Workers

For decades now, Pennsylvania’s workers may not have been getting the amount of workers’ compensation benefits they deserve. But a workers’ comp lawsuit just ended...

  • Staff
  • Jun 30, 2017

Don’t Go Out With a Bang: How to Spot Dangerous Fireworks

Fireworks can be fun, and in many parts of the country they’re an integral part of celebrating the Fourth of July. However, fireworks are a...

  • Staff
  • Jun 30, 2017

‘Real Life’ Super Mario Bros. and the Dangers of Augmented Reality

The Super Mario Bros. franchise has been cool since the game was released in the ‘80s, but one man created a new augmented reality version...

  • Caitlin Wolper
  • Jun 29, 2017

A System Derailed: What Happened to NYC's Subway?

There’s something wrong with New York City’s subway system. There may be a lot of things wrong with it. In what has been a banner...

  • Staff
  • Jun 28, 2017

Three Injury-Prone Jobs Get a Boost in New Safeguards

June is National Safety Month. This four-week event is observed annually to help people stay safe at home, at work, and on the road. In...

  • Staff
  • Jun 26, 2017

6 Dementia Patient Deaths Linked to Common Household Product

Liquid detergent pods hit the market in 2012, taking it by storm as a convenient alternative to regular laundry detergent. Unfortunately, consumers are now discovering...

  • Staff
  • Jun 22, 2017

Could the Grenfell Tower Tragedy Happen Here?

As the most recent casualty reports bring the number of presumed dead in the Grenfell Tower fire to 79, viewers across the world are braced...

  • Staff
  • Jun 20, 2017