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9-Year-Old Wisconsin Bicyclist Killed by Garbage Truck

A 9-year-old Sheboygan, Wisconsin, boy died Oct. 9 after a midmorning bike crash left him with fatal injuries, WBAY reported. Investigators believe he was on...

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  • Oct 10, 2019

Support for Mass Shooting Victims’ Families

To say that mass shootings are a frequent occurrence in the United States is an understatement. There have been more mass shootings than days thus...

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  • Oct 9, 2019

Who Is to Blame for Mass Shootings?

The Gun Violence Archive defines a “mass shooting” as any incident in which four or more people are shot, not including the shooter. By the...

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  • Oct 8, 2019

Mass Shootings: By the Numbers

The August mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, have brought renewed attention to gun violence in the United States. In the space...

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  • Oct 8, 2019

Florida Dump Truck Flips and Ignites, Killing Driver

The as-yet-unidentified Florida driver of a dump truck died in a fiery crash that closed the Pineda Causeway for several hours, Florida Today reported. At...

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  • Oct 8, 2019

New York Boy, 10, Killed While Riding His Bike

A 10-year-old boy is dead after an Oct. 6 bicycle accident in the Kensington neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, according to Gothamist. The boy, Dalerjon...

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  • Oct 7, 2019

Who Is to Blame for Construction Accidents?

Construction accidents occur for a variety of reasons: through negligence, user error, improper  safety precautions, and equipment failure, to name a few. Such mishaps can...

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  • Oct 4, 2019

Support for Construction Accident Victims’ Families

Construction injuries are among the most devastating workplace mishaps. Often involving large building materials, mammoth vehicles, and high-powered equipment, construction accidents can cause grave harm...

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  • Oct 3, 2019

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet: Social Security Disability Benefits Questions Answered

Applying for Social Security disability benefits can be overwhelming. You need to gather all kinds of paperwork and navigate technical terms on the Social Security...

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  • Oct 3, 2019

How Do Construction Accidents Happen?

The construction industry has the highest incidence of workplace fatalities. Construction accidents not only regularly cause death but also life-changing injuries. On-the-job trauma or death...

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  • Oct 3, 2019

Construction Accidents: By the Numbers

Construction accidents occur for a multitude of reasons. They can be the result of negligence, improper safety precautions, user error, or equipment failure, to name...

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  • Oct 3, 2019

Illinois Child, Driver Killed in School Bus Crash

Two people are dead after a school bus collided with an SUV on Illinois 32 near the city of Sullivan, the Associated Press reported. The...

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  • Oct 1, 2019

Who Is to Blame for Explosions?

Explosions occur when substances catch fire or react in a way that they expand rapidly and violently. Blasts in homes and businesses can occur in...

  • Lief Nielsen
  • Sep 27, 2019

Do They Sell Juul Pods at Walmart? Not Anymore

The end of an era was announced Sept. 20 when Walmart declared that it would no longer be selling e-cigarettes in its stores located in...

  • Hanna Marcus
  • Sep 27, 2019

Support for Explosion Victims’ Families

Among the most devastating types of accidents, explosions can tear lives apart, literally and figuratively. The result of a substance’s rapid, violent expansion, explosions have...

  • Lief Nielsen
  • Sep 27, 2019