Bicycle Safety Tips to Prevent Atlanta Cycling Accidents

Posted on January 1, 2019 in
The popularity of biking in Georgia is surging, but roadways need to be designed to allow cyclists adequate room to ride. Motorists also need better education on sharing the road to avoid tragic bicycle accidents in Atlanta and across the state.In a 2012 Alliance for Biking & Walking report, Georgia ranked 45th in the...
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Fall-related weather and traffic conditions may increase crash risks

Posted on January 1, 2019 in
There are numerous weather-related factors that may cause accidents this fall. Seasonal traffic conditions can also contribute to crashes.Now that summer is over and fall is here, there will be numerous changes to the weather and road and traffic conditions that potentially pose a risk to drivers. For many people, autumn is one of...
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NFL Workers’ Comp Agreement Benefits Players

Posted on January 1, 2019 in
Now that the NFL lockout is over, football fans across the nation are excited for the upcoming season. One of the last issues to be resolved was the ability for players to file workers' compensation claims in states where their team is not based. This was a particularly thorny issue that owners did not...
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Why is cognitive distraction so dangerous to drivers in Georgia?

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Cognitive distraction can endanger drivers by forcing the brain to multitask, impairing driving performance and creating high levels of distraction.
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Study finds random inspections reduce the number of workplace injuries

Posted on January 1, 2019 in
Do random workplace inspections result in fewer injuries or are they just a burden on business? This question has largely gone unanswered. Over the years, some evidence has suggested that oversight by the Occupational Health and Safety Administration reduces on-the-job disabling injuries. Yet researchers have struggled to track the effectiveness of inspections when most...
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