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Dog Bite Statistics in the United States
Posted By Todd Miner Law || Aug 29, 2014There are 70 million dogs in the United States. Most of these dogs are gentle and never hurt anyone, but some dogs do attack and bite people. With so many dogs in the country, it’s inevitable that there will be many victims of dog bites , but the actual numbers are staggering: More than 4.7 million people are bitten by dogs every year in the United States. Many dog bites cause serious medical ...Continue Reading
Watch Your Step!
Posted By Todd Miner Law || Aug 21, 2014According to the National Safety Council, falls are the second cause of unintentional death in the U.S. In fact, in 2009, the most recent year for which statistics are available, more than 25,000 people died due to a fall, and many more were injured. In 2011 alone, nearly nine million people were treated in emergency rooms due to their falls. Persons injured in slip and fall accidents often lose ...Continue Reading
Orlando Is the Most Dangerous Driving City in the U.S.
Posted By Todd Miner Law || Aug 8, 2014Orlando, Florida, one of the top family vacation locations in the world, is the number one unsafe city in the United States for drivers. In 2011, reported fatal accidents in Orlando numbered 27 and involved 39 cars. The total fatality count reached 31. Three of the drivers causing a fatal accident were driving while drunk. Fifty-three people were involved in the fatalities, of which 12 were ...Continue Reading
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