September 25, 2013

Cell Phones Play A Larger Role in Pedestrian Accidents

Most people know about the role distracted driving plays in causing car accidents, but many people don’t realize that texting or surfing the internet on your […]
September 23, 2013

Crosswalks & Pedestrian Safety

A woman who failed to use a crosswalk was struck by a car and seriously injured on westbound State Road 134 and 103rd Street. According to […]
September 18, 2013

Boy, 10, dies days after ATV crash in Marion Co.

A 10-year-old boy has died just two days after an ATV crash in Marion County that sent him to the hospital with critical injuries.  The FHP […]
September 16, 2013

Deadly Crash on Atlantic Boulevard

Two SUVs were involved in a head-on collision around 7 a.m. Saturday that kept several lanes of Atlantic Boulevard shut down for hours.  The crash happened […]
September 13, 2013

ATV rider critically injured in crash

All-terrain vehicles remain popular in Florida. While the Consumer Product Safety Commission says that there has been a decline in recent years in ATV accident related injury […]
September 10, 2013

50 Secrets a Nursing Home Won’t Tell You

It is always tough deciding on whether to place your elderly parent(s) in a nursing home. You have concerns about their safety, whether they are going […]
September 9, 2013

Jacksonville firefighters launch don’t text and drive campaign

 You see it every day. As you drive down the road, you pass other drivers who are being distracted. Their heads are deep in their phone […]
September 6, 2013

Crash Boulevard: Where life and death can intersect

When major tragedies hit, we’re accustomed to hearing the large numbers of injuries and casualities, but would you be shocked to find out that just 25 intersections in Jacksonville are responsible […]
September 5, 2013

Obesity, diabetes linked with BPA and phthalates

The chemicals bisphenol A and phthalates are linked to obesity and insulin resistance in adolescents in two new studies, but the findings cannot yet answer whether […]