Peg Perego recently announced plans to recall hundreds of thousands of defectively designed strollers. The recall impacts approximately 223,000 strollers which do not meet industry safety standards. Children can be caught between the stroller seat and tray table and be strangled.
Oil and natural gas fields are proliferating throughout the country and understandably the number of personal injuries associated with these operations is also increasing. What may surprise many is that the biggest threat to oil workers is not jobsite slip-and-falls or machinery injuries, but truck accidents.
Last year was a record-breaking year for car accident safety across the country according to estimates from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Authorities report that two North Sacramento area residents were severely injured by a hit-and-run driver on Monday night. The pedestrians suffered serious personal injuries including broken legs and internal wounds.
A recent study completed by USAA Property and & Casualty Insurance Group found that returning veterans are more likely to be involved in a car accident than they were prior to deployment. The USAA study is in line with other research showing that veterans are more likely to be involved in car accidents than the general population.
A Santa Ana teen died a serious car accident yesterday on the Hollywood Freeway. Authorities say that the 17-year-old was a rear passenger of a Chevrolet that rear-ended a disabled Jeep in the fast lane of Highway 170 near Victory Boulevard.
The Santa Monica Patch has reported that a Los Angeles man recently died from personal injuries that he sustained in a Santa Monica bicycle accident. The 40-year-old cyclist was injured after he crashed into an open car door in Santa Monica's Sunset Park neighborhood.
A Russian-national was killed at Pyramid Lake on Sunday in a tragic boating accident.