Nap Nanny responsible for death of sixth baby

Injuries to Children,Our Blog | June 13, 2014

Months ago, we published an article warning parents about a dangerous baby product called the Nap Nanny. We reported that late in December, the Consumer Product Safety Commission determined that the Nap Nanny baby recliners were defective and four national retailers subsequently recalled more than 150,000 products. After receiving reports of infant deaths, near deaths…

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Actor-comedian involved in fatal tractor-trailer accident

Our Blog | June 10, 2014

Many California residents who enjoyed watching comedian and actor Tracy Morgan on shows like Saturday Night Live and 30 Rock received unsettling news over the weekend when they learned that Morgan had been in a serious car accident. Morgan was on his way home from a comedy show with friends and colleagues early Saturday when…

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California bus with children on board is rear-ended

Car Accidents,Our Blog | June 6, 2014

A car in Sacramento, California, rear-ended a school bus that had children on board. Fortunately, none of those children was injured. The driver of the bus and the driver of the red sedan that was involved both sustained minor injuries, and they were taken from the scene of the accident. The car accident happened on…

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Hip fractures common after California car accidents

Car Accidents | June 5, 2014

Injuries resulting from a serious car accident can vary depending on the age and size of the accident victim. According to the Placer County Network of Care, one of the most common injuries sustained by young adults and children in car accidents is hip fractures. As we discussed in an informative article on our website,…

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Feds: Economic and societal costs from car accidents enormous

Car Accidents,Our Blog | May 30, 2014

Undoubtedly, serious car accidents take a major toll on the victims and the victims’ families. But as a new study from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports, car accidents also negatively affect the public at large through economic and societal losses. Although the U.S. secretary of transportation acknowledged that a…

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