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Guest Passenger Statute

January 11, 2010 - Alabama has what's known as the Guest Passenger Statute, which says that if you are a passenger in a car, you can't sue the driver for simple negligence. Simple negligence means that the... Read More


Cell Phones and Driving

January 11, 2010 - The New York Times recently published a few articles regarding studies on distracted driving, specifically using cell phones for talking or texting while driving. Read More


2008 Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries

October 6, 2009 - The US Dept of Labor has recently released the preliminary 2008 census of fatal occupational injuries.A total of 5,071 fatal work injuries were recorded in 2008, but this is the... Read More


Anitbiotics may potentially cause liver damage

September 18, 2009 - Various antibiotic families, each containing a multitude of antimicrobial types and brands, have been known to distress the liver in many recipients, often causing severe liver damage... Read More


Guns and Kids

September 4, 2009 - Earlier this month, a 5-year-old child brought a gun to school. Thankfully the gun wasn't loaded, but it was reported he found the gun in a relative's car. Read More


Football Season Safety

September 1, 2009 - Football season is upon us, and many of us will fins ourselves at a game or hosting parties at home. It is important to keep a few things in mind so that you don't find yourself hurt or... Read More


Labor Day Safety

August 25, 2009 - You may have noticed commercials promoting the "Over the limit. Under arrest." Campaign Alabama is participating in to help decrease the number of fatal car accidents between now and the... Read More


FDA issues H1N1 scam warnings

August 19, 2009 - News outlets have been reporting new cases of the H1N1 virus, or swine flu, and warning of more to come. While we are waiting on vaccinations to become available, the FDA has warned... Read More


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