On May 7th, 2016, Joshua Brown was driving his Tesla Model S car on a state highway in Florida, using the Autopilot system so he could drive hands free. However, on that day, the Model S crashed into a tractor trailer that crossed the road in front of Mr. Brown's vehicle at 74 miles per hour. Mr. Brown was killed in the crash.
On average, more than seven workers lose an appendage a day in the United States, according to new data released by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and a release by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL).
A gynecologist has been secretly taking explicit photographs and videos of his patients without their knowledge or consent. How much is their emotional pain worth?
Even the threat of an interlock device is successfully dissuading potential drunk drivers from getting behind the wheel, according to research. Fear that they will be saddled with the breath-testing device is reportedly reducing instances of drunk driving in states that mandate interlock installation for even first-time DUI offenders, according to an article by the Washington Post and research by Johns Hopkins.
While fatal auto accidents are tragic, do you stop and wonder what are the most common causes for such crashes?
Under federal investigation for their role in an outbreak of a "superbug," three executives from Olympus Corp., a scope making company, invoked their Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination during recent questioning.
The medical cards of thousands of drivers who hold commercial driver's licences (CDLs), are in doubt due to alleged fraudulent activity on the part of the medical examiner.
When we think of automobile safety, one of the first things that come to mind is the seat belt. Annually, they save about 14,000 lives. However, they may present a problem.
With the holiday season fast approaching, many are thinking of potential toys to gift their young. However, the consumer advocacy group World Against Toys Causing Harm, Inc. (W.A.T.C.H.) recently released their list of the nominees for the "Worst Toys of 2016," a list of potentially harmful and hazardous toys.
While tornadoes, hurricanes and floods dominate news coverage, plain old inclement weather is the cause of more fatal car accidents annually than all three combined.