Archive for consumer safety

Avoiding Heat Stroke!

As we approach summer in Alabama we urge you to be aware of the dangers from heat stroke and other heat related injuries. One of the best ways to avoid this type injury is to be aware of the signs. Please read this article to keep you and your family safe.

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Hot Coffee

Most people have heard of the case in which hot coffee was spilled in a driver’s lap resulting in a lawsuit.  This is often used as an example of excessive and unjust settlements which should be stopped via tort reform.  A documentary movie came out last June explaining this case.  Read the actual facts to learn what really happened.

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State Law Protects Kids

Alabama now has a law designed to prevent kids from playing sports if a concussion is suspected.  The law was signed by Gov. Robert Bentley this past year.  It requires parents and coaches to learn about the dangers (and hopefully symptoms) of concussions and stops kids from playing until cleared by a doctor.  This law addresses many levels of sports from peewee soccer to high school football.