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Attune Knee Replacement Failure Lawsuits Continue to Mount


A growing number of individuals continue to come forward against Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Synthes unit over irreparable harm from Attune Knee Replacement System failure due to substantial defects in the implant’s design.Donald Sizemore filed one of the most recent Attune Knee Replacement complaints May 31 in the Southern District of Florida. Sizemore...

How Distracted Drivers Cause Motorcycle Crashes


Motorcyclists Blame Distracted Drivers For Increase In Motorcycle Crashes Motorcycle accident fatalities rose dramatically in recent years. The number of fatal crashes surged 10 percent from 2014 to 2015 and increased an additional 5.1 percent in 2016, according to statistics from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).There's no question that fatal motorcycle...

The Most Dangerous Times to Drive


The Deadliest Times To Be On The Road Getting into a vehicle is the single most dangerous thing most people do on a daily basis. Between 30,000 and 40,000 people are killed in motor vehicle accidents each year in the United States. In 2015 alone, 35,092 people died and an additional 2.44 million people were injured in...

Driving Mistakes That Cause Truck Crashes


Mistakes To Avoid When Sharing The Road With Trucks Drivers of passenger vehicles, large commercial trucks, and buses are all expected to share the roads safely. However, if truck accident statistics are any indication, what happens when cars, trucks, and buses are out on the road together is anything but peaceful coexistence.According to the Federal...

2017 Vehicle Recalls


Recap Of Major 2017 Vehicle Recalls Recalls were issued for nearly 53,000,000 vehicles in 2016, making it a record-breaking year, but not in the way many automakers might have hoped. Fortunately for automakers and consumers alike, safety-related auto recalls decreased significantly in 2017, with just 28,146,661 vehicle recalls issued. Problems with airbags continue to drive...

How to Unsafe Truckers Off the Road


NTSB Says FMCSA Needs To Do More To Keep Unsafe Truckers Off The Road Large truck and bus accidents pose a significant threat to public safety in the United States. In 2015 alone, large trucks and buses were involved in nearly 480,000 crashes that resulted in thousands of injuries and approximately 3,840 deaths.Safety regulations like...

Importance of Motorcycle Safety Training


Motorcycle Safety Training May Help Prevent Accidents When it comes to riding motorcycles, the old adage “better safe than sorry” is particularly apt. Since bikes provide no protection against impact in the event of a collision, it's absolutely imperative that motorcyclists do everything they can to prevent these devastating accidents from happening in the first...

How a Trucker Cap Stops Drowsy Driving


Ford's High-Tech Trucker Cap Could Prevent Drowsy Driving Truck Crashes Drowsy driving is a leading cause of car and truck accidents in the United States, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).Commercial truck drivers and others who spend long periods of time on the road are particularly susceptible to participating in this unsafe driving behavior.Driving while...

Knee Replacement Surgery Recovery


Knee Replacement Surgery Type Determines Recovery Knee replacement surgery is popular among older adults with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory arthritis, gout, and other conditions or injuries that result in permanently-reduced mobility and severe chronic pain.When treatment options such as steroid injections and physical therapy don't deliver the desired results, partial or total knee replacement surgery...