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Missouri & Kansas Truck Accident Injuries May Rise: Special Interest Trucking Groups Spending Big for Lower Safety Standards

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The job of a Congressman is to be the voice of his or her constituents in Washington. But too often the voice of the people goes unnoticed in favor of large, wealthy special interest groups. The issue at hand: trucking regulations.
85,000 Serious Tractor-Trailer Injuries Per...


Six Tips for Injury Prevention in High School Athletes

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Back to school means back to high school sports for a large number of students.  For many, practice and training starts before the first day of school.  Athletics provides many benefits to students beyond just physical activity.  However, those benefits carry with them some...


Get Your Head Out of the Game: Sustaining Serious Head and Brain Injuries in Sports

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            Memory loss, headaches, and confusion are just some of the symptoms of concussions. Concussions are injuries to the brain that can cause temporary loss of normal brain...


Personal Flotation Device Negligence

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A PFD or personal flotation device is very important when going out on the water. It may just seem like it is for those who cannot swim, but PFDs could be the difference between life and death, even for the strongest...


Personal Watercraft Accidents

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What are more commonly known as Jet Skis, personal watercrafts are relatively new to the boating scene, but have quickly become one of the most dangerous watercrafts out there.

            Why are PWCs so dangerous? PWCs are...


Boat Collisions and Right of Way

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Boat collisions happen every year, mainly because of operator inattention and ignorance of rules. Not knowing the right of way rules can be dangerous to yourself and everyone boating around you. Reviewing the Navigation Rules, regulated by the U.S. Coast Guard, can easily prevent...


Drowning

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Drowning is the number one cause of death in children 5 years old and younger, and the third leading cause of unintentional death worldwide. It is also the second cause of injury or death in children 15 years old or younger. There are over 7000 drowning deaths per year. 5000 children 14...


Boat Propeller Injuries

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            When swimming around a boat, the propeller is hidden under the water. This inability to see it or realize it is there can be the difference between life and death. A sudden stop can cause a collision with the propeller when water skiing or tubing...


Drunken Boating Accidents

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          Alcohol is the leading contributor in fatal boat accidents. The National Transport Safety Board (NTSB) estimates that between 400 and 800 boat fatalities are results of operating a boat under the influence of alcohol. It also estimates that 35% to 38% of...


Cheerleading and Gymnastics Injuries

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Cheerleading used to be a sideline activity in which a handspring was the most dangerous stunt performed.  Today, however, college and high school cheerleading is an intense and competitive sport. Cheerleaders are thrown high into the air, perform flips, and then are caught by their...


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