Child Sports Injuries: Falling on the Playing Field and The Dangers of Serious Head Injuries (Concussions) in Kids Under 18 Years Old – Football Isn’t The Only Dangerous Sport

| December 17, 2013

Last Update: 02/01/16 The coverage given to recent lawsuits filed against the National Football League, regarding permanent injuries from concussions sustained by football players which have led to lifetime disabilities or death, have increased public awareness of the dangers of playing football and head injuries. Because of this increased media coverage, parents and coaches are now […]

FDA Recall of Acetaminophen for Infants: How Dangerous is the Risk of Medication Errors and Dosage Mistakes for Babies Given Over the Counter Acetaminophen – Especially When the Product Is Flawed?

| November 5, 2013

Last Update: 01/25/16 Back in February 2012, a recall was issued by Johnson & Johnson / McNeil Consumer Healthcare for over half a million (574,000) bottles of infant Tylenol after it was discovered that a problem with the dosing gizmo (something called a “flow restrictor”) could malfunction and cause the baby to get too little […]

Crime Victim on Florida College or University: Have You or Your Child Been Hurt in a Crime on a Florida School Campus? Negligent Security Law for Florida Campus Crime

| August 13, 2013

Last Update: 01/25/16 Most serious crime victims on Florida college campuses are injured during the commission of a rape or other sex crime or during the commission of an assault and battery. These campus crime victims may be residents in campus dorms, students or faculty at the university or college, or someone working or visiting […]

Has Your Child Been Hurt While Away at Camp? Camp Safety for Kids and Claims Against Camps for Injuries to Children

| July 18, 2013

Last Update: 01/27/16 Every year, thousands of parents across the State of Florida pack their kids up and wave goodbye as the children go off to camp for the summer. There’s all sorts of children’s camps here in the Sunshine State: some are affiliated with churches, synagogues or schools, some are tied to particular activities […]

Infographic: Fireworks Safety for 4th of July

| July 3, 2013

Children are Dying from Preventable Injuries Sustained in Accidents – Accidental Injury is Leading Cause of Child Death in USA

| June 27, 2013

Last Update: 01/18/16 Table of the 5 Leading Causes and Numbers of Child Deaths in US (2009) by Age Group (source:  CDC) – click chart to read Kids die from injuries sustained in accidents more than anything else, and that’s tragic enough but it gets worse: statistics show that many of these unintentional injuries could […]

Infographic: Injury is the Number 1 Killer of Children in the USA

| June 7, 2013