Month: June 2015

Women’s Multivitamins Recalled by Walgreens

We take extra care to protect those closest to us, especially our children. We childproof our homes, buy the best products to keep them safe in the car and make sure the places they play and go to school will be environments of fun and learning the best way we know how. When a company makes a […]

Written by on June 30, 2015

Bicyclist Struck by Car, Critically Injured

A lot of people go for bicycle rides every day, sharing the road with vehicles of every kind. When you see someone riding a bike, it can be frustrating to have to wait for them, forgetting that they have to follow some of the same traffic rules that automobile drivers have to follow. And it […]

Written by on June 25, 2015

Motorcyclist Dies After Collision With Postal Truck

Sharing the road with many different sizes and types of vehicles can be overwhelming at times, especially when you’re one of the smallest. Motorcycles drive on the same road as cars and tractor trailers, but are in more danger of injury should an accident occur. An article in the St. Louis Post- Dispatch reports about a 69-year […]

Written by on June 23, 2015

Investigation Into St. Louis Policeman’s Use of Taser

Imagine being in a crowd of people, fighting for a cause that you believe in and you are suddenly being verbally accosted and then tasered by a policed officer… why? You were walking down the street. At what point should that police officer have the authority to use that taser on you? This is what […]

Written by on June 18, 2015

Workplace Accident Fatally Injures Construction Worker

Every day, millions of people go to work and come home routinely with no incidents or accidents ever happening. We believe that work is safe and we don’t worry about anything happening to us that will bring us harm or even death. But every year, people do get injured at work, sometimes resulting in death. According to the United […]

Written by on June 16, 2015

SUV Crashes Into Golden Corral

When you’re having a family meal, you expect to eat in a peaceful setting, with nothing major interrupting the time you are spending together. So, if someone drives their vehicle through the restaurant, just feet away from where you’re dining, that can be traumatizing, not only if you’re the one injured, but from the anxiety it causes […]

Written by on June 11, 2015

Jack-knifed Tractor Trailer Causes Highway Backup

When you’re driving, sometimes it’s easy to forget how many different types of vehicles you share the roadways with. Driving has become so common that we just do it, as if we are pre-programmed to allow the space for big trucks or to be careful of motorcycles. When a tractor trailer is involved in an […]

Written by on June 9, 2015

What You Need to Know About “Wrongful Death”

Accidents are part of life. Mistakes are made and people get injured. Sometimes deaths occur because of the carelessness of other people. This is part of the definition of a wrongful death. A wrongful death is when a person dies because of the wrongful conduct of a person or people. After the death, the deceased person’s beneficiaries […]

Written by on June 4, 2015

Raw Tuna May Have Caused Latest Salmonella Outbreak

When you’re out for a meal with your family or out on a date, you eat your food without any consideration of what could potentially be wrong with the meal. You trust that the food is handled correctly, comes to you fresh and without anything that can cause illness. But, sometimes the food you eat does cause […]

Written by on June 2, 2015