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Food safety tips

Anyone who has experienced food poisoning knows that it’s no fun. Learning some basic food handling and food storage safety skills can help to prevent a kitchen accident. If you were the victim of food poisoning, you may want to seek the services of a personal injury lawyer. Food Storage Safety Tips Wash Thoroughly Dangerous […]

boating safety

Operating a boat is like driving a car; it can be fun but there are also safety risks. Being prepared before heading out on the water is your best bet to avoid a boating accident. These boating safety tips will help to prepare you for a great trip. If you or a loved one has […]

BBQ safety tips

Most people own a cooking grill of some kind; it is a great way to make delicious meal but also means that many households have a great risk for a BBQ accident. Home fires and thermal burns are two common risks associated with BBQs. On average, 8,800 home fires occur in the United States each […]

lake swimming accidents

It’s almost swimming season in the Pacific Northwest but you should know that lake swimming is different than swimming in a swimming pool. The unknown factors of swimming in a lake can get people into trouble. These factors include water depth which can change from area to area; water temperature which can vary depending on […]

moving day safety tips

Moving day is both exciting and stressful. There will likely be lots of heavy and fragile items moving around and these can cause injury if not moved correctly. Use these moving day safety tips to avoid an accident on your big day. If you or a loved one was injured helping someone move you may […]

dangerous jobs

Thankfully, the rate of workplace injuries is on the decline but some jobs are still really dangerous. A report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reveals that there were a total of 4,405 reported workplace fatalities in the U.S. in 2013. A workplace Injury attorney can help you if you or a family […]

commercial fishing accidents

The American commercial fishing industry caught over eight billion pounds of seafood worth more than 4.4 billion dollars in 2008. There are about 115,000 harvesters catching this bounty. There is no doubt, however, that commercial fishing accidents are too common and that they can be deadly; falling overboard is the second leading cause of death […]

fishing boat accidents

Fishing boat accidents account for many of the serious and fatal water injuries endured each year. In fact, per the U.S. Coast Guard there were nearly 5,000 recreational fishing boat accidents in the United States in 2008. These accidents caused more than 700 deaths, 3,000 injuries and $54 million in property damage. Boats loaded incorrectly […]

Household Poisonings

The American Association of Poison Control Centers has released poison prevention tips for children and adults. A product liability lawyer may be able to help you if you or a loved one has been poisoned by a household chemical. Prevent household poisonings in your home by following these simple rules. Top Tips to Prevent Household […]

household accidents

Household accidents cause thousands of deaths in the United States every year. There are some common risk factors to look out for in keeping yourself and your family safe in your home. It is always smart to do regular safety equipment checks such as replacing batteries on smoke detectors and maintaining appliances and household structures […]