Snapchat Speeds Into Lawsuit

Distracted driving is a problem on our roads. We all have seen drivers with their heads buried in a mobile device. In 2014, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported 3,179 deaths and 431,000 injures due to distracted driving. States have laws on their books for using mobile devices but the issue is enforcement. The majority of states cannot simply stop drivers for…

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The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Have any expired or unused prescriptions in a medicine cabinet or anywhere else in your home? Today is the 11th Annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day! The yearly event gives the general public an opportunity to safely get rid of old medication. The day also raises awareness of the potential abuses of prescription medicines.  You still have time to participate in this important national effort. Participate by entering your zip code to find your nearest…

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Less Holiday Stress: Safety While Shopping

Thanksgiving  is over and now many of us are getting ready for Christmas.  Christmas preparation involves buying gifts.    Unfortunately criminals look forward to this time of the year to target  unsuspected victims who  become  less vigilant about safety.    We need to keep in mind that not everyone at this time of year shares the attitude of peace on…

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