School is back in session! In addition to new backpacks and pencils galore, another thing that you can be sure of is more kids walking and commuting to school. From school buses to carloads full of little ones to child pedestrians in crosswalks, if you’re a driver in Massachusetts, you’re likely to see kids aplenty.
If You’ve Suffered Serious Food Poisoning, Talk to a Lynn Personal Injury Lawyer
One thing that is hard to anticipate is food poisoning. Indeed, whether you go out to eat at a new restaurant, head to a friend’s house for dinner, or get your food at a standard grocery store, you assume that the food that you’re eating is safe. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. In fact, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that there are about 48 million cases of food poisoning, also called foodborne illness, each year. Approximately 3,000 of these cases are so severe that they result in death.
How to Avoid a Car Accident
The summer is the ideal time to take a road trip or vacation by motor vehicle. In fact, road-tripping is so popular amongst Americans in the summertime that this vacation type represents about 39 percent of all vacations taken by U.S. travelers. Whether your family is planning to head to the mountains or the beach, the big city or a family reunion, if you’ll be undertaking a long-distance trip by car this summer, it’s important to understand the risks of the road and how to avoid them. Here are some tips for safe road-tripping this summer:
Liability for a Pool-Related Accident
The summer in Massachusetts is hot. Not only are temperatures high but humidity levels are also elevated in Massachusetts and when the sun’s out, the thing that may feel best is a dip in the pool.
In fact, chances are you’ve already been to the pool a time or two this summer, especially if you’re a parent with young children. While the pool can be a great way to beat the heat, pools are also dangerous. Here’s a review of some of the dangers of swimming pools and what to do if you or your child is injured in a pool this summer–
Lynn, Massachusetts is part of Boston’s inner core with a population of nearly 93,000, making it the largest metropolis in Essex County. It is also a high traffic area with several major routes passing through the city. Accidents are not unusual in and around the city as it has 7 intersections within its borders that are among the 200 most dangerous intersections in the state. As a result, Lynn Uber accidents occasionally occur.