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How Much Do You Know About DUI’s?

Posted on October 11th, 2018 by Zane Cagle

“Driving Under the Influence” As there are so many DUI’s arrests in the US, they become “common”.  Sometimes people fail to think about the severity of  driving under the influence.  This is odd since most of us have been indirectly, if not directly, impacted by a drunk driver. In 2016, there were about 222…

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Parents Right to Worry About Teen Drivers in End-of-Year Celebrations

Posted on May 22nd, 2018 by Zane Cagle

Drunk Driving Crashes Increase During Prom and Graduation Season Parents have due cause to worry about their teen drivers during end-of-year celebrations such as prom and graduation.  Driving and drinking never go well together and teens are inexperienced at both. However, it should be noted that no one drinks and…

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Missouri, One of Three States Where Texting and Driving Still Legal

Posted on February 12th, 2018 by Zane Cagle

Distracted Driver Crashes Occur Every Three Hours in Missouri According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, there is a distracted car crash in Missouri every three hours on average.  From 2011 to 2015, the number of distracted driving crashes climbed from 1,858 to 2,612. Missouri is one of three states…

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Fatal Missouri Motorcycle Crashes on the Rise

Posted on May 9th, 2017 by Zane Cagle

Starting Motorcycle Season with Record High Motorcycle Fatalities In a timely notification, the Missouri Transportation Department reported that more than 1,900 motorcyclists were injured in 20166 and a record high of 122 were killed in Missouri traffic accidents.  According to Kelly Jackson, “Over the last four years, we’ve seen a…

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Five Most Common Injuries from Motor Vehicle Accidents

Posted on October 3rd, 2016 by Zane Cagle

Common Motor Vehicle Crash Injuries Some motor vehicle crashes require emergency care specifically if someone has a spinal cord injury, head or limb injuries such as open fracture or internal injuries which require immediate surgery.  Many other vehicle crash injuries may be treated at emergency care clinics or primary care physicians. If…

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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

Posted on March 6th, 2015 by Zane Cagle

[cbc_playlist videos=”10347″]An estimated 2.4 million children and adults in the US sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI), and another 750,000 individuals sustain an acquired brain injury (ABI) from nontraumatic causes. Traumatic Brain Injuries can affect the functionality of the brain by affecting thinking, reasoning, and memory. Whether the victim is…

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