10 Safe Biking: Safety Tips for Cyclists
The US is occurring more and more cycling enthusiasts. According to the US Census Bureau, in the past decade, we’ve seen a 60 percent increase in the number of bike commuters. And it’s easy to see why. Cycling offers many benefits for one’s short and long term wellbeing. In a 20-minute bike ride to work, [...]
Summer Camp Injuries- Who Is Liable?
Summer Camp Injuries- Who Is Liable? There are more than 14,000 camps in operation in the US. Eight thousand four hundred of these are sleep-away while the rest serve as day camps. And each year, more than 14 million people attend one of these for some portion of their vacation. With countless outdoor activities, amazing [...]
7 Most Common Injuries While Vacationing
7 Most Common Injuries While Vacationing Whether you’re traveling to a beach resort or braving a family road trip, vacations can lend some long-anticipated and much-needed restoration. Simply ‘getting away from it all’ might be all that it takes to get some rest and enjoy your loved ones. So, wherever your summer vacation may take [...]
9 Boating Safety Tips You Should Know
9 Boating Safety Tips You Should Know Summer is the season for rivers, lakes, oceans, and every other type of body of water! When the summer sun beats down, there is no better place to be. But, while there is endless fun to be had on your water vessel of choice, boating of all sorts [...]
Firework Safety With Independence Day to kick it off, July is the hottest month for fireworks. On the 4th of July alone, the American Pyrotechnics Association (APA) estimates that each year, about 14,000 firework displays explode into the sky. It has been an American tradition since the very first Independence Day, and there is no [...]
Are You Responsible for Trespasser Injuries?
Are You Responsible for Trespasser Injuries? Generally, if someone is sneaking onto your property, the answer to this question is no. Most often, a trespasser intrudes unannounced and perhaps with malicious intent. In only very rare cases would a property owner be responsible for the injuries incurred by a trespasser. However, there are some instances [...]
The Fatal 4 Construction Injuries
The Fatal 4 Construction Injuries What number can you put in your “___ Days Accident Free” sign? Construction accidents happen more frequently than commonly believed. Carelessness, violations, and corners cut can lead to severe injuries and even death. So, it is necessary that safety standards are met and upheld with diligence in your workplace. Do [...]
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What is the difference between strict liability and negligence?
What is the difference between strict liability and negligence? Negligence and strict liability are two important terms used when discussing the basis for many types of personal injury claims. Many people who get injured focus on the harm they suffered. However, proving that the harm occurred because of someone's fault is also necessary. Negligence and […]