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Arizona Rated One of the Worst States for Highway Safety Laws

According to a national report released by the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety (AHAS), Arizona is one of the worst states for highway safety laws. The report rates all 50 states including the District of Columbia on their progress towards enacting… Read More

Newborn Dropped by Medical Staff at Chandler Hospital

The birth of a child should be one of the most wonderful experiences in a parent's life. However, infants can suffer serious injuries due to the negligence or carelessness of medical professionals. Last February, a newborn was dropped on her head by… Read More

Arizona Goes Hands-Free; Bans Texting and Driving

On April 22, 2019, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey signed House Bill 2318 — banning the use of hand-held mobile devices while driving — in hopes of changing driver behavior in the state. Texting and driving is now considered a primary offense, which means… Read More

Losartan Recall Expanded

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited is expanding its voluntary recall for Losartan which is typically used to control high blood pressure (hypertension) nationwide. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says some Losartan Potassium Tablets USP and Losartan… Read More

GasBuddy Study Reveals Phoenix Ranks Among Worst for Speeding Incidents

Phoenix drivers are some of the most aggressive in the state, and they are ranked among the worst for incidents involving speeding, according to a recent GasBuddy study. GasBuddy is a fuel-finding app that gathers data for drivers, and it recently revealed… Read More

What Are My Rights as a Passenger in a Car Accident?

If you were injured in a car accident as a passenger, you may be confused about your rights. You may feel bad about filing a claim against the driver of the vehicle you were in. However, it is important to remember that you are not taking action against… Read More

Catastrophic Injuries Reported As Trampoline Parks Grow in Popularity

Trampoline parks have grown in popularity across the U.S. and are part of a billion-dollar industry. However, the industry remains largely self-regulated with no federal oversight. Because of this, parks are less restricted to follow strict safety rules,… Read More

Exposing a Hidden Crime: What You Should Know About Human Trafficking

There is a billion-dollar industry that takes place daily in the U.S. and around the world. However, those illegal profits come at the expense of our most vulnerable populations. Human trafficking is often referred to as modern-day slavery or a hidden… Read More

Can a Third Party Be Liable for My Workplace Injury?

Employees injured at work may not be able to sue their employer since they are covered by workers’ compensation insurance. However, this does not prevent an employee from holding a third-party liable for causing him or her harm while on the job. If another… Read More

Most Dangerous Roads in Phoenix for Pedestrian Accidents

The Arizona Department of Transportation has released its latest Pedestrian Action Safety Plan, which compiles statistics about pedestrian accidents that occur in the state. It reports that a higher number of pedestrians are killed in motor vehicle crashes… Read More

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