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Contigo Recalls 5.7 Million Kids Water Bottles Due to Choking Hazard

This recall involves Contigo Kids Cleanable water bottles. The base and cover of the clear silicon spout will always be BLACK. Only black color spout base and spout cover models are included in this recall. Contigo is printed on the rim and along the front

By |2019-09-03T20:01:05+00:00September 2nd, 2019|Child Safety, Product Recalls|Comments Off on Contigo Recalls 5.7 Million Kids Water Bottles Due to Choking Hazard

Deaths from cars running red lights hit 10-year high, AAA study finds

Deaths from drivers running red lights reached a 10-year high in 2017, according to a new study. The number of people killed when someone plowed through a light reached 939 in 2017, the last full year numbers were available, according to the study by the AAA

By |2019-08-29T15:26:57+00:00August 29th, 2019|Accidental Death, Automotive Safety, Car Accidents, Construction Site Accidents|Comments Off on Deaths from cars running red lights hit 10-year high, AAA study finds

Joseph Swartz Talks About North End Falling Debri Incident

Construction Site Accidents Safety is everyone’s job on the construction site, but ultimately, the safety of a construction worksite is the responsibility of the general contractor. This is especially true when a worker is performing work high off the ground, since serious injuries

By |2019-08-28T16:22:07+00:00August 28th, 2019|Construction Site Accidents, In The News|Comments Off on Joseph Swartz Talks About North End Falling Debri Incident

London Bridge Recalls Sock and Wrist Rattle Sets Due to Choking Hazard

This recall involves a set of matching baby socks and wristband which contain a small rattle sewn inside the wristband and the toe of each sock. The sets were sold in various colors and styles, including strawberry, ladybug, animals and sports themes. The product is

By |2019-08-07T16:27:05+00:00August 7th, 2019|Child Safety, Product Recalls|Comments Off on London Bridge Recalls Sock and Wrist Rattle Sets Due to Choking Hazard

Woman Struck By Falling Metal In Boston’s North End

A woman in her 30s sustained critical injuries when she was apparently struck by a falling metal railing while walking on a sidewalk on Atlantic Avenue around 8:30 Thursday morning. Witnesses say she was walking with her husband and her dog when it happened. “People

By |2019-07-26T16:23:14+00:00July 26th, 2019|Construction Site Accidents, In The News|Comments Off on Woman Struck By Falling Metal In Boston’s North End

The Boppy Company Recalls Infant Head and Neck Support Accessories Due to Suffocation Hazard

This recall involves Boppy Head and Neck support sold in two styles: Ebony Floral and Heathered Gray with model numbers 4150114 and 4150117. The model number is printed on the fabric label on the back of the head support. The product is an accessory to

By |2019-07-25T19:41:13+00:00July 25th, 2019|Child Safety, Product Recalls|Comments Off on The Boppy Company Recalls Infant Head and Neck Support Accessories Due to Suffocation Hazard

Home elevators have killed and injured kids for decades. Safety regulators won’t order a simple fix.

It was lunchtime when 2 1 /2-year-old Fletcher Hartz opened the door to the elevator at his grandparents’ home in Little Rock. His mother, Nicole Hartz, stood a few feet away in the kitchen making peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. She didn’t see him walk into the

By |2019-07-23T23:04:21+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Accidental Death|Comments Off on Home elevators have killed and injured kids for decades. Safety regulators won’t order a simple fix.

Jury awards $11.5 million to Framingham girl in medical malpractice suit

A jury has awarded $11.5 million to a Framingham girl whose family filed a medical malpractice suit against a radiologist at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, finding that he was negligent in his care of her by not properly reacting to a heart problem she had 10 years

By |2019-07-23T22:56:49+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Medical Malpractice|Comments Off on Jury awards $11.5 million to Framingham girl in medical malpractice suit

Jury awards $11.5 million to Framingham girl in medical malpractice suit

A jury has awarded $11.5 million to a Framingham girl whose family filed a medical malpractice suit against a radiologist at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, finding that he was negligent in his care of her by not properly reacting to a heart problem she had 10 years

By |2019-06-18T07:18:05+00:00June 18th, 2019|Medical Malpractice|Comments Off on Jury awards $11.5 million to Framingham girl in medical malpractice suit

Boom in electric scooters leads to more injuries, fatalities

Boom in electric scooters leads to more injuries, fatalities   Andrew Hardy was crossing the street on an electric scooter in downtown Los Angeles when a car struck him at 50 miles per hour and flung him 15 feet in the air before he smacked

By |2019-06-13T16:15:21+00:00June 13th, 2019|Accidental Death, Car Accidents, Catastrophic Injuries, In The News|Comments Off on Boom in electric scooters leads to more injuries, fatalities