By William Bill Hurst There are 247,000 Americans currently living with spinal cord injuries and approximately 11,000 injuries each year.  Children make up 5% of the persons living with spinal cord injuries, usually as a result of a traffic injury or a fall.  A much higher percentage group is young adults, mostly male, who make up…

 By William Bill Hurst As the price of gasoline soars more people have been switching to motorcycles, scooters and mopeds, which get far better miles.  But as the numbers of mopeds and scooters rises so will the number of accidents, safety officials have agreed. The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission has reported that there were…

By: William Bill Hurst On Saturday, August 13, 2011, a strong wind toppled the a massive rigging and lighting system covering the Indiana State Fair stage causing it to fall onto the crowd at the Sugarland Concert, killing five people and injuring several men, women and children.  Many of the injured remain hospitalized Sunday,  some with life-threatening injuries.  See…

By William Bill Hurst Often in car or truck accidents while a negligent driver may be to blame the crash may be caused by more than just the driver’s actions. Often accidents that involve dangerous intersections, unmarked construction zones, and improper installation of signals, dangerous curves, improper markings, and a multitude of other defects in the…