Category Archives: Child Safety

Bike Safety Practices Are Not Optional

A number of years ago I represented a 9 year old little girl brain injured and quadriplegic when she was struck by a van on a residential street while she was entering the road from her driveway on a bicycle.  … Continue reading

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Distracted Driving Is Epidemic

The National Safety Council recognized April as Distracted Driving Awareness Month.  It urges that: People stop using cell phones while driving Recognize that hands-free devices offer no safety benefit Understand the dangers of the cognitive distraction to the brain You … Continue reading

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Triaminic and Theraflu Syrup Bottles Recalled

It is time to take a closer look at your medicine cabinet and see if you have any bottles of Triaminic or Theraflu which are a year or more older. Pharmaceutical giant Novartis recently issued a voluntary recall on certain … Continue reading

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How Safe is Your Baby’s Crib?

On December 28th, 2012, the deadline for complying with the new federal safety standards for cribs in child care centers as well as places of public accommodation came into effect. All cribs—full-size or not—are covered by these standards. The Consumer … Continue reading

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