February 13, 2014

Hospital exposes 18 patients to a human form of mad cow disease

CNN reports that eighteen neurosurgery patients at a North Carolina hospital may have been exposed to the deadly Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) brain infection.   According to the National […]
February 12, 2014

3.7 million Graco car seats recalled

CNN reports on one of the biggest recall ever for child car seats.  3.7 million child car seats are being recalled by Graco, even though the […]
February 10, 2014

Shopping Cart Injuries Remain a Common Occurrence

Nicholas Bakalar of the New York Times recently blogged on an issue that  I worry about every time I put one of my children in a […]
February 6, 2014

New Florida law aims to enhance punishment for leaving scene of fatal accident

Channel 4 reports on a new Florida law that aims to tighten laws for leaving the scene of fatal accidents.  Deadly hit-and-run incidents are being called […]
February 6, 2014

Patient Safety Takes a Back Seat, Once Again

Huffington Post strikes again on a great blog pertaining to  the author’s review of a recent series of articles related to patient safety in the medical […]
February 3, 2014

3 dead, 4 hurt when SUV runs over group in Florida

Channel 4 reports that three pedestrians were killed and four others seriously hurt after an elderly woman backed her SUV into a group of people Sunday […]
February 3, 2014

Are speed cameras next, and if so – do they work?

I know we do not have speed cameras in northeast Florida, but it is just a matter of times before they are considered.  After watching the […]
January 28, 2014

Baby Killed, Six others injured in car accident

Channel 4 is reporting that a horrible accident occurred this weekend that resulted in teh death of a baby.  FHP is investigating a crash that killed an […]
January 28, 2014

JSO involved accidents

While watching the news in the past week, I have seen multiple accidents reported where a Jacksonville Sheriff’s Officer was involved. Channel 4 reports on a crash which […]