Engineering StackExchange.com, a question and answer site for professionals and students of engineering, has many comments from those in favor of roundabouts who say that, among other things, they are safer than traffic light intersections. This claim, they say, has been scientifically proven. On the other hand, they say traffic light intersections are more space-inefficient.
As parents and guardians say goodbye to their children heading to college, or area residents welcome students back to schools, our thoughts turn to college students, the cars they drive and the risky behaviors that could cause accidents.
There are warning labels included with ATVs which instruct riders never to operate on roadways, and the industry-backed Specialty Vehicle Institute of America calls for the prohibition of ATVs on public roads, except for the purpose of crossing them.
One of the wonderful things about Southwest Florida is its diversity. We at Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, P.A. are pleased to be supporting Asia Festival Night on August 20, 2016 at Hammond Stadium at 6:05 p.m. Before and during the Fort Myers Miracles last home game of the season, there will be Asian performances put on by the Naples Asian Professionals Association (NAPA) starting at 5:30 p.m.
Stanfield Elementary School in Arizona reports that school buses may be the safest form of highway transportation; however, the most dangerous part of the school bus ride is getting on and off the school bus.
It is an exciting time for millions of recent high school graduates and returning students as they head off to colleges and universities. These will be new experiences for many as colleges and universities introduce new places and new people. Students and parents across the country have big concerns about their students’ personal safety and security.
As our children are returning to school with many using school buses, it is time to remind drivers that passing stopped school buses with flashing lights is not only illegal but dangerous. We are providing this blog to remind drivers to always be aware of their surroundings when driving and to protect our children.
Encounters with wildlife animals are becoming more and more frequent and it is important to understand how to protect yourself, your property and your loved ones.
Although Kombucha is not sold in liquor stores, the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau tested some samples, and they were above the .05 percent alcohol-by-volume threshold for nonalcoholic drinks. The Food and Drug Administration legally requires any drinks that have more than 0.5 percent alcohol content to be labeled alcoholic.
With a diverse product line including liquids, powders and other potentially problematic substances, along with many aisles and high traffic volumes, it is easy to see that slip and fall accidents can happen at grocery stores and supermarkets. Even though businesses such as these may have safety and maintenance programs in place, they do not always protect the stores’ visitors.