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Parents Can Be Liable When Teens Drink

Parents Can Be Liable When Teens Drink
Most teenagers and parents alike would agree—being a teenager can be pretty tough.

The average American teenager must balance the stress of school and social life with the emotional and psychological challenges of coming of age. With college admissions looming in the not-too-distant future, many teens work hard to keep their grades high and list of extra-curricular activities impressive.…

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The Three Leading Causes of Auto Accidents

The Three Leading Causes of Auto Accidents

According to most sources, the first auto accident-related fatality occurred in 1896, when Bridget Driscoll was struck by a car as she crossed the Dolphin Terrace in the grounds of the Crystal Palace in London. The car was reported to have been traveling at four miles an hour, though a witness described it as “a reckless pace, in fact, like a fire engine.”

After Mrs.…

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How Safe is Your Supermarket?

How Safe is Your Supermarket

Rife with colorful displays and cheerful signs, your local supermarket is probably the last place you’d expect to suffer serious injury or harm.

But like all heavily trafficked public venues, supermarkets and grocery stores come with their own share of safety risks and accident hazards—particularly when they are not properly maintained or managed.…

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April Is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April Is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Across the country, communities and government agencies alike are coming together in an effort to stop texting, cellphone use, and other dangerous distracted driving behaviors in honor of Distracted Driving Awareness Month.

Leading the movement are national organizations such as the US Department of Transportation and the National Safety Council, who are encouraging states to enforce tougher laws against distracted driving and launching national campaigns to raise awareness of this serious threat to the safety of US roads.…

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