Shopping Cart Danger for Children

Stores can be a dangerous place for children for many reasons. They run the risk of getting lost, kidnapped or injured. In 1947, manufacturers began to add child seats to shopping carts in order to provide a place where children can be under the watchful...

Kanner & Pintaluga Moves to Boca Raton

The Law Offices of Kanner & Pintaluga, P.A. has outgrown its Delray Beach Office and is now moving to the city of Boca Raton. With 150 employees and growing, the current 15,000 square-foot office was no longer suiting their needs and it was time to...

Auto Rollover Prevention

One of the most devastating types of road accidents and the one with a higher rate of fatalities is a vehicle rollover. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than 275,000 rollover accidents occur every year. Vehicle rollovers are responsible for claiming...

Railroad Crossing Safety

To many, staying safe around railroad crossings seems like its common sense. Unfortunately, the statistics surrounding railroad crossings begs to differ. According to the Federal Railroad Administration, in 2009 there were 532 highway/rail grade crossing collisions in the US. Of that number, 200 were seriously...

Safety Tips for Older Drivers

Just because you’ve reached a certain age doesn’t necessarily mean you are not cut out to drive anymore. As you get older, your body goes through lots of physical and mental changes like vision, hearing, strength, reaction time, attention, coordination, or flexibility. Here are some...

Handling a Parking Lot Accident

Parking lot accidents are one of the most common kinds of accidents. In packed parking lots like at a mall or grocery store, there is an increased chance these incidents may happen. Sometimes these accidents occur when the owner of the other vehicle isn’t present,...

Driving Through Construction Zones

Driving through a construction zone isn’t the same as driving on a normal road. Your chances of becoming involved in an accident are greatly increased. This could be due to a number of factors; narrow lanes, different traffic patterns, the entering and exiting of construction...

Importance of Tire Pressure

Keeping your tires in good condition has many benefits. They will wear evenly, which prolongs their life and improves fuel economy. When correctly inflated, tires can perform at their best, which means better handling, dependable traction and a more comfortable ride. To ensure your tires...

Olympic Hero Michael Phelps Arrested For DUI

Olympic superstar Michael Phelps is one of the most successful world record holders in United States history. With a total of 22 Olympic medals under his belt, Michael Phelps is currently the most successful Olympic athlete in the world. Phelps retired after the 2012 games,...

How Do Hybrid Cars Work?

A hybrid car is one that runs on a combination of gasoline and electricity. The most popular hybrid vehicle to date, the Toyota Prius, has a transmission that’s able to split power between the gasoline engine and the motor/generator. A hybrid car does have a...