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Man behind fatal hit-and-run sentenced to 7 years

When a car accident occurs, drivers have a responsibility to stop, pull over and assist with the aftermath. If motorists are fortunate enough to avoid injury, they still must stay on the scene to trade insurance information. If passengers in the other car are injured, drivers should try to assist them in any way they can. Leaving an injured car accident victim behind is a serious crime - one that can lead to the death of a victim who might otherwise have survived.

I-75 Tire Accident Shows That Danger Can Come From Anywhere

A couple was travelling in the middle lane on Interstate 75 North when death stared them down in the unusual form of a tire bouncing across the expressway. The front tire came off a pickup truck on I-75 South, bounced over the divider and right into the path of driver Michael Ramey and his passenger, Alesha Monk. Ramey couldn't avoid the object and it struck the roof on the driver's side.

Do Thunderstorms Explain The Crashes All Over Cincinnati?

On Friday evening, Cincinnati police officers were overwhelmed; it seemed like every ambulance in the city was being used. Soon after Friday's thunderstorms began, deadly auto accidents began occurring all over the Cincinnati area.

Man Sentenced For Fatal Drunk Driving Crash In Burlington

A 2011 Dixie Highway crash shows how one horrible decision can have tragic consequences. In that accident, a 22-year-old man was out on the town when he met two women at the bar. The women agreed to go for a ride in his Chevy Malibu, but wouldn't live to regret it.

Automakers Must Make It Easier For Drivers To Follow 2-Second Rule

When you hear the "two-second rule" mentioned, you might think about the infamous rule declaring that food dropped on the floor is still safe to consume if you pick it up within two seconds. U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood is working hard to make drivers associate the two-second rule with something entirely different.

Medtronic Infuse causing more back pain than it is fixing, II

In our prior post we talked about a lawsuit that is currently pending against the national medical device manufacturer Medtronic. Specifically, the lawsuit claims that the company presented biased data in order to obtain FDA approval for a bone graft product called Medtronic Infuse and that both approved and unapproved uses of the product are causing some very serious complications.

Medtronic Infuse causing more pain than it is fixing

Some of the most common injuries suffered as a result of a car accident are back and neck injuries. Damage to the spinal cord can cause permanent issues ranging from chronic back pain to paralysis and even death in some cases. Fixing this type of damage becomes priority one after an accident, but it isn't easy to afford.

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