In a young industry experiencing fast growth, that very growth can push innovation too quickly while ignoring safety concerns. The use of 3-D printing has gone from “something of the future” to ubiquitous presence in a number of industries.
When medical providers fail in their duties, patients’ lives are at stake. People can face serious injury if treatment protocols don’t meet medical standards.
Do you know how to tell if a bike helmet fits correctly? Wearing a bike helmet that is the wrong size or not properly adjusted is “simply stupid.”
Several large verdicts against Johnson & Johnson have drawn the nation's attention to the risks related to baby powder. The branding of the product has connoted safety for decades, being persistently touted by J&J as safe enough for a baby.
What will be the long-term consequences of an injury? After many accidents, it can be hard to know in the days that follow. An upstate trampoline injury case illustrates what can go wrong.
Anecdotal evidence and traffic data both prove that the spring switch to daylight savings time and the corresponding autumnal return to standard time result in an increased rate of car accidents. Researchers at the University of Colorado at Boulder studied the biannual time change for a period of 10 years, and found consistent increases in crashes during the week after the switch.