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Deadly Train Accident Underscores Importance of Railroad Crossing Safety

Posted by Lara Vitiello on June 15, 2017

Legal & Safety Blog by Matt Casey Deadly Train Accident Underscores Importance of Railroad Crossing Safety This week in Illinois, a van driver failed to yield at a railroad crossing leading to a deadly collision with a freight train that left five elderly people dead.   This tragic series of events underscores the importance of obeying railroad […]

Railroad Crossing Safety

Posted by Lara Vitiello on June 29, 2016

Last week five members of a Colorado family were killed when their minivan was struck by an Amtrak passenger train. The railroad crossing, located in the small town of Trinidad, Colorado, was marked only with signs – not flashing signals or gates. Unfortunately, many people assume all railroad crossings have ‘active warning’ signs such as […]

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Boating Safety

With summer in full swing, many people are cooling off by boating on area lakes and rivers.  Whether you’re a boating novice or a seasoned skipper, here’s everything you need to know to stay safe on the water.   Be Weather-Wise   Always check local weather conditions before departure. If you notice darkening clouds, volatile […] more

Share the Road Safely with Bikes

With millions of miles of roads out there, it will take time before bike lanes are universal. In the meantime, keep in mind that cyclists are legally required to drive on roads and as a driver you are legally required to treat bicycles as you would any other vehicle on the road. According to the […] more

Top Ten Medical Errors During Hospitalization

Most people enter the hospital expecting to get better. However, there are real risks during hospitalization that can sometimes leave people sicker or, even worse, dead.  Several years ago, Dr. Leana Wen published an article highlighting the ten most common medical errors that can occur during a hospital stay.   We thought her list was spot-on; […] more

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