Although injuries have diminished in the meat and poultry field, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) reports that safety dangers are more insidious than they appear and workers are at great risk of serious injuries.
Congressional Democrats requested… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Jun 03, 2016 in Auto Accidents
The Phoenix area is already experiencing excessive heat with record-breaking temperatures expected over the weekend.
AAA Arizona has reminded drivers to check their vehicle's fluids before each trip to avoid the possibility of a breakdown during a hot… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on May 31, 2016 in Auto Accidents
One person is dead after a vehicle crashed into a Phoenix apartment building in the early morning hours of May 31.
Police had tried to pull over the driver at 27th Avenue and Thomas Road for a faulty light, but he continued to flee. Police stopped chasing… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on May 27, 2016 in Auto Accidents
AAA is estimating that 38 million people will be traveling this Memorial Day weekend; it is the second highest Memorial Day travel estimated since 2005.
Likely brought on by low gas prices, about 700,000 more people will travel this year compared to… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on May 24, 2016 in Auto Accidents
So far in 2016, motorcycle accident deaths are on the rise in Arizona, climbing four percent over last year. Nearly 17 percent of all fatal traffic accidents this year have involved motorcycles.
The Arizona Motorcycle Safety & Awareness Foundation is… Read More
Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay a victim of the company's Baby Powder and Shower to Shower products $55 million. The woman claims that after using Johnson & Johnson talcum powder products for decades, she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
A… Read More
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has ordered airbag manufacturer Takata to recall up to 40 million more airbags. Already the largest safety recall in auto history, defective Takata airbags have been linked to at least 11 U.S.… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on May 10, 2016 in Auto Accidents
The City of Phoenix Street Transportation Department has released its 2014 Comprehensive Traffic Collision Summary and it details the most dangerous intersections in the city.
Overall, in the city of Phoenix, nearly 26,000 accidents were reported in… Read More
In a study published by The Washington Times and ProPublica, it was revealed that nursing home residents are suffering abuse via social media when staff members publish degrading nursing home pictures of residents. As a newer type of abuse, social media… Read More
Nissan has announced the recall of 3.2 million vehicles in the U.S. due to malfunctions which could cause airbags not to work properly during a crash.
Defective occupant sensing systems, which detect if a passenger is sitting in the front passenger seat… Read More