Since Representative Gabrielle Giffords suffered a traumatic brain injury from a gunshot wound, we have been updating with posts about her recovery. The shooting occurred in early January of this year; six people were killed and more injured.
As summer is approaching, more and more motorcycle enthusiasts are taking to the roads. But with more motorcycles on the road, the possibility of a motorcycle accident increases. In some instances, drivers of other vehicles are not paying attention and don't see motorcyclists sharing the road with them.
Recently, more attention has been focused on distracted driving and how it can cause car accidents. Even in the mere seconds it takes to glance down at a cell phone, traffic can shift and after looking up a driver could be forced to swerve suddenly.
A little over a week ago, one Georgia family discovered that their family pet was a danger to them. The family had found the boxer and another dog on the side of the road one day and took the animals in. The two dogs had lived peacefully with the family until two Saturdays ago.
The children of an elderly couple are filing a wrongful death lawsuit against an elevator manufacturing company in Georgia. The elderly couple died in the elevator in their home after it got stuck between floors. The telephone in the elevator was broken and the couple could not contact anyone for help.
In some instances, a car accident can trigger a secondary motor vehicle accident. In any vehicle accident, the injuries and property damage that can result are sometimes very serious.
There are a number of things that can cause a traumatic brain injury: car accidents, slip-and-falls, and even sports. In a previous post, we discussed the traumatic brain injury that Representative Gabrielle Giffords sustained after being shot in the head. But as Giffords continues to recover, the biggest question is when she can go home.
A Hart County Sheriff's deputy is still on administrative leave from his job while the investigation into his role in the death of a bicyclist continues. Since the night of the accident, the deputy has stepped away from his duties. Currently, charges have not been pressed against the deputy.
Being seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident can be devastating. For one woman, a truck accident left her with serious brain injuries that have impacted her memory. But she has lost so much more.