Posts made in May, 2016


Car Wreck fatalities are soaring at their highest rate in 50 years, from driver caused crashes, collisions and other incidents. The National Safety Council’s preliminary estimates indicate deadly crashes rose by nearly 8% in 2015 over the previous year, killing about 38,000 people. A growing number of safety advocates, grass-roots groups, federal, state and local officials trying to change a 100-year-old mentality that trivializes the...

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Forced Arbitration is a scam that takes away your rights to a fair trial in Court. A growing number of Americans discover forced arbitration clauses the hard way. Thousands of credit card companies, banks, investment firms, cell phone providers, schools and nursing homes, are inserting legalese into employment contracts and service agreements called “forced,” “binding” or “mandatory arbitration.” When something goes wrong – and in...

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Medical Errors Third Leading Cause of Death in USA. Research lead by a professor of surgery at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine found that “medical errors” are incredibly common in U.S. hospitals and health care facilities and claim 251,000 lives every year. That’s more than respiratory diseases, accidents, stroke and Alzheimers. The culprit is everything from bad doctors to communication breakdowns when a patient is handed...

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