Accident And Injury (page 20)


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

Highway Safety Group Report Gives Florida “Danger” Rating

The annual report from the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety identifies Florida as one of the worst states in the country for driving safety....

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  • Mar 10, 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

How Not to Wipe Out at Columbus Water Attractions

Tourist revenue is the impetus for many small towns to invite attraction businesses into their fold. Columbus, Georgia’s second largest city and fourth-largest metropolitan area,...

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  • Feb 10, 2016

Homes for Seniors Built to Withstand the Test of Time

The Villages is a hot bed for new senior home construction. The planned retirement community, which comprises several locales around Sumter County, is continuing to build...

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  • Feb 10, 2016

Drones: A Silent Aerial Threat Is On the Horizon

SpaceX, the brainchild of wunderkind Elon Musk, has grown by leaps and bounds with an explosive upward trajectory. Founded in 2002, the Space Exploration Technologies...

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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

Senate Votes to Remove Red Light Cameras

Residents of St. Petersburg can breathe a little easier as Florida votes to remove red light cameras at traffic signals around the city. After a...

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  • Feb 9, 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Feb 4, 2016

Wesley Chapel Theater Sued After Man Shot Dead

This January, Nicole Oulsen’s life changed forever when her husband was murdered while they were on a date at the movies. Oulsen, who resides in...

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  • Feb 2, 2016