All Posts By Sharon Simmons-Cantrell

Accidents While Driving on An Icy Road

There were 6 dead in a 133-car pileup in Fort Worth Interstate 35W just north of downtown after freezing rain coats the roads. When emergency vehicles arrived there was a total of 26 Fire Department vehicles, 80 police cars, and 13 ambulances on the scene, officials said. A... Read More >

Ford Recalls 3 Million Vehicles with Takata Airbag Defects

Ford is recalling 3 million 2012–2016 vehicles due to potentially defective airbags. The Ford recall covers vehicles fitted with defective airbag inflators that were produced by Takata Corp.  Ford fought the recall of the driver's airbags but the NHTSA rejected their attempts... Read More >

Pitfalls in Nursing Home Slip and Fall Injury Cases

As the elderly population continues to grow, the fall risk continues to grow as well. 60 percent of nursing home residents suffer at least one serious fall. Many of these victims have pre-existing conditions. So, nursing home fall injuries are usually quite severe. That... Read More >

Stop the Bleed

Stop the Bleed Aims to Save Traumatic Injury Victims March 31 was the first national “Stop the Bleed” day, but it wasn’t the beginning of the movement. The inspiration for the coalition that created Stop the Bleed came in the wake of the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook... Read More >