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Teen Drivers Continue to Account for Highest Crash Risk

PARENTS PLAY IMPORTANT ROLE IN KEEPING TEEN DRIVERS SAFE Car crashes remain the number one cause of death for U.S. teenagers. In fact, the National Safety Council says that nearly…

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Multiple Indiana Police Chase Ends in Traffic Deaths

POLICE CHASES END IN DEADLY ACCIDENTS ACROSS INDIANA Two separate incidents occurred this month in Indiana where lives were lost when vehicles fleeing police caused car wrecks and the deaths…

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Wrongful Deaths Related to Work Injuries Alarmingly Common

13 PEOPLE A DAY DIE FROM A WORKPLACE INJURY IN U.S. The National Safety Council has released the Book of Injury Facts for 2016. The statistical review includes startling numbers…

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Indiana Ride-Share (Uber) Services Increase in Popularity

EVANSVILLE 8th INDIANA LOCATION TO OFFER UBER RIDE-SHARE SERVICE Uber launched in 2012 and has since become a preferred car service over traditional taxicabs in 377 cities around the world,…

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Attention Indiana Residents: Avoid Telephone Fraud & Protect Your Identity

The Federal Trade Commission is quick to teach us that anyone can be a potential target to fraud and that the crime “isn’t limited to race, ethnic background, gender, age,…

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Childhood Head Injury can Heighten Risk of Future Side Effects

STUDY SAYS A SINGLE HEAD INJURY IN CHILDHOOD CAN INCREASE RISK OF LATER PROBLEMS Scientists from Indiana University, Oxford University, and other international research institutions wrapped up a cohort study in…

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Indiana Among Top 10 Deadliest States for Winter Car Accidents

Hoosier State Ranks #4 for Number of Deadly Winter Car Crashes The Midwest and Great Lakes states are no strangers to winter weather causing havoc on most drivers. Indiana again…

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Indiana Home to Bottleneck Traffic & Road Congestion

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) has been collecting and processing truck GPS information since 2002. They use the data from 600,000 trucks in support of the Federal Highway Administration’s…

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Suicide Linked as Cause of Death at Laporte County Jail

According to LaPorte County Police Chief Deputy Ron Heeg, 26-year old Ryan Hein was recently found dead during a routine security check. The Mishawaka man had a history of using…

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FDA Issues Additional Warning for Baby Teething Tablets

HYLAND BABY TEETHING TABLETS REMAIN ON FDA’s RADAR The American Academy of Pediatrics has been warning parents to stay away from teething tablets that contain belladonna and gels with benzocaine,…