A recent study has linked 250,000 annual deaths to medical mistakes and errors. It's a stunning number, much higher than many people assume.
In an overall sense, it's easy to understand the risks associated with distracted driving. Even so, some people make the mistake of losing focus when they're behind the wheel.
When you take to the road as a driver, you know that you could run into all types of trouble. From a breakdown to an accident, you never fully know what to expect (even though you're hoping for the best).
There is never a good time to take risks when you're behind the wheel of your vehicle. Doing this increases the chance of an accident, and that's not something you ever want to deal with.
As a parent, you remember what it was like to be a child. You know that kids get into things (often at the worst time). You also know that they will suffer injuries every now and again.
Sometimes even the household items that appear the most innocuous are the ones that present the worst hazards. Such is the case with window blinds cords, which are still considered to be prominent dangers decades after researchers identified them as safety hazards.
When your loved one passes away, there are a lot of unknown things that you might have to think about. One of these things might be what led to your loved one's death. In some instances, such as a car crash or other accident, you might know that the accident was the cause, but the focus becomes who was at fault for the crash.
Riding a bicycle is a lot of fun. You have the opportunity to experience the outdoors, get some exercise and maybe even speed up your commute. This is all in addition to the opportunity to save money.
There is a lot to think about before you jump on your motorcycle and hit the road. For instance, you always need to be aware of the risks that lie ahead.
There is no denying the fact that school buses provide a safe mode of transportation. While this may be true, here's something you need to remember: accidents involving school buses can and do happen throughout the country every year.