Accident And Injury (page 30)


Atlanta Lawyer Gets 25 Years for Deadly DUI Crash

An Atlanta lawyer has reportedly been sentenced to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges stemming from a drinking-related crash in 2006 that...

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  • Sep 20, 2011

Cell Phone Use While Driving Can Be Costly

Though the use of a cell phone to call or text is perfectly legal in the state of Florida, many drivers are finding that this...

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  • Sep 9, 2011

NHTSA Cracks Down on Drunk Drivers

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, drunk driving is one of the leading causes of death and injury on America’s roads.  The NHTSA...

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  • Sep 6, 2011

Construction Accident in Georgia Under OSHA Investigation

A construction accident in Georgia is currently under investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration after a worker fell from a ladder while working...

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  • Aug 4, 2011

New Law Aims to Reduce Brain Injury Risk

Alabama lawmakers have taken a positive step toward protecting children from brain injuries.  A new law went into effect in July of 2011 forbidding young...

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  • Jul 29, 2011

Boating Accident Victim Speaks After Losing Leg

After a boating accident that claimed his leg in February, Sal Pucciarelli has broken his silence and has described the horrifying experience from his perspective....

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  • Jul 26, 2011

Alcohol-Related Auto Accident Kills 6-Year-Old, Paralyzes 3-Year-Old

Alcohol has been cited by Georgia State Police as a factor in a crash in Blue Ridge, Georgia that killed a 6-year-old girl and paralyzed...

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  • Jul 22, 2011

What Happens If I'm Injured on the Job?

The aftermath of a Florida workplace injury is often a confusing and overwhelming process, with the pursuit of compensation for workplace injuries often leaving injured...

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  • Jul 20, 2011

Despite Fatal Crash While Drowsy, Georgia Bus Driver Keeps License

Despite being drowsy in an October 2010 crash that took the life of a student, a Carroll County school bus driver will not lose his...

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  • Jul 20, 2011

Signing a Waiver May Not Prevent You from Filing Medical Malpractice Claim

Many people have the false impression that if they sign a waiver before a medical procedure they will be left without legal recourse if anything...

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  • Jul 15, 2011

Georgia Dram Shop Law Extended

The Georgia Supreme Court has overturned a lower court ruling in a 6-1 decision, stating that a Clinch County convenience store can be held liable...

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  • Jul 7, 2011

Florida Ranks as Most Dangerous State for Pedestrians

According to a report by Washington-based Transportation for America (T4A), Florida is the most dangerous state for pedestrians. Using a devised rating system called the...

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  • Jul 7, 2011

Florida Parasailing Death Results from Boat Malfunction

The U.S. Coast Guard and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are investigating the events of a catastrophic maritime accident that led to the...

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  • Jul 5, 2011

Georgia Enacts New Car Seat Law

Starting on Friday, July 1st, Georgia law will require children under 8 to be properly secured in an approved car seat or booster seat while...

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  • Jul 1, 2011

FDA Implements Graphic Cigarette Warnings

In the first major overhaul in 25 years, the FDA has implemented new, graphic labels that tobacco companies will be forced to use for packaging...

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  • Jul 1, 2011