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Why Most Construction Accidents Happen in the Summer

May 22, 2024

Summer is usually a busy season in the construction industry. Unfortunately, the season also presents many risks for construction workers, some of which are caused by the extreme temperatures. Let’s look at the most common risks facing construction workers in the hottest months of the […]

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The 5 Most Common Building Code Violations That Result in Injuries

May 20, 2024

Property owners and builders must follow strict safety regulations and standards, including keeping to building codes and performing regular maintenance, to protect the safety of those inside and visiting the building. Unfortunately, some owners and builders may neglect essential safety measures to reduce expenses and […]

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The Top Ways That Drivers Try to Shirk Responsibility for Hitting Cyclists

May 13, 2024

Cyclists are vulnerable on the road, often suffering serious injuries or fatalities when involved in crashes with motor vehicles. In Michigan, there were 1,340 crashes involving bicycles in 2022, resulting in 36 deaths. Although drivers frequently cause accidents involving cyclists, they sometimes attempt to evade […]

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What Happens if I am Too Injured to Take Pictures or Exchange Insurance Information at the Scene of a Crash?

May 6, 2024

Most people know the essential actions to take following a car accident. These steps include contacting the police, notifying your insurance company, swapping insurance details, capturing photos of the involved vehicles, and collecting contact information from witnesses. However, what should you do if you’re seriously […]

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What to Know about Hazardous Material Truck Crashes

April 29, 2024

The transportation of hazardous materials is an essential yet inherently risky aspect of modern commerce. Trucks carrying these materials pose unique challenges and dangers on the road, as accidents involving these materials can have severe consequences for human health, the environment, and property. The frequency […]

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Which Types of Motorcycles are the Most Dangerous?

April 22, 2024

Motorcycle riding embodies a unique blend of freedom and adrenaline, drawing enthusiasts to embrace the thrill of the open road. Beneath this exhilarating allure, however, is the reality that motorcycles are one of the most dangerous modes of transportation, especially when compared with passenger vehicles. […]

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Which Cars Hydroplane the Most?

April 15, 2024

Hydroplaning is a major concern for drivers, particularly during adverse weather conditions such as heavy rain. This phenomenon occurs when a car’s tires lose contact with the road due to a layer of water buildup, especially at high speeds, resulting in a loss of control […]

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What Are Michigan’s Texting And Driving Laws In 2024?

April 9, 2024

Texting while driving is illegal in Michigan. State law bans people from reading, typing, or sending a text message while driving. Even holding a mobile device behind the wheel of a moving vehicle is illegal, except in a few situations. If ticketed for using a mobile […]

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What Are The Most Common Umbilical Cord Complications During Delivery?

April 8, 2024

The umbilical cord is a lifeline between the mother and the baby during pregnancy, providing essential nutrients and oxygen. However, complications can arise involving the umbilical cord, especially during childbirth, that pose risks to the baby and the mother. Understanding these complications and how medical […]

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Watch Out! Puddles May Be Deeper Than They Appear

April 1, 2024

After spring rains, you may need to step around puddles as you head to work or to complete shopping and other errands. While most small pools of water are shallow, some can be deceptively deep, hiding dangerous potholes, uneven ground, or slick surfaces that can […]

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