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December 2016 Archives

4 types of burn injuries and their causes

You can suffer a burn from an ordinary household product, such as bleach, or experience the phenomenon of an arc flash and live to tell about it. From childhood on, we sustain burns of one kind or another that range in severity from a mere patch that requires a burn ointment to a life-changing injury that results in prolonged medical care. Learn about the four types of burn injuries as well as their causes.

Steps to take to reduce driver distraction

As national safety campaigns against drunk driving and other traffic risks have started to see real success over the past few years, another risk has come to the public's attention: distracted driving. While distractions have always been a problem, the advent of touchscreen devices and other technological gadgets have increased the number of distracted driving incidents by encouraging multitasking and other potentially dangerous behaviors.

What you need to know about accidents in construction zones

Most of the time, highway work zones do a good job of warning drivers about the potential risks and pitfalls associated with roadside construction, at least so far as legal warnings and speed limits go. While it is easy to notice bright signs saying that fines and penalties are going up or warning you to protect workers, it can be harder to understand the full range of risks that come up when you drive in work zones.