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“Zombie Drivers” headed to Coachella – Beware!

The annual pilgrimage that tens of thousands of young music lovers make to the Coachella Music Festival every April may be on a “head-0n” collision course with state officials and law enforcement who as part of “Distracted Driving Awareness Month”  are cracking down on what they have nicknamed “Zombie Drivers” who do not pay attention to the road.  I read…read more →

Talking and Texting Causes Accidents

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.  This month is dedicated to raise awareness of the dangers associated with distracted driving and to encourage drivers to not talk on cell phones or text while driving. Data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) shows the proportion of fatalities reportedly associated with driver distraction increased from 10 percent in 2005…read more →

March Madness is also Brain Injury Awareness Month

March isn’t all about college basketball. In fact, March is also Brain Injury Awareness Month. With approximately 1.7 million traumatic brain injuries occurring in the United States each year, access to medical treatment and disease management is critical. Millions of families live with the challenges that come along with brain injuries, and March is about recognizing and honoring their successes…read more →