Motorcycle Passengers at Greatest Risk for TBIs

Indiana University’s School of Medicine (IUSoM) researchers discovered recently that it is the passengers on motorcycles who are more likely to forgo using protective helmets, making them more likely to experience traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) than drivers of motorcycles. Surprisingly, passengers had more TBI injuries than drivers even when they did wear helmets. The report,…

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The Trouble with Airbags

It’s estimated that roughly a stadium’s worth of people—39,976—were kept alive by frontal airbags from 1987 to 2012. Side airbags with head protection have done their part as well. An Australian study found that the likelihood of upper-body injuries and deaths to drivers was reduced by 61 percent, a percentage similar to an earlier (2006)…


The Dangers of Overweight Trucks

Trucks weighing up to 40 tons (80,000 pounds) are legal on Indiana roads. In special circumstances and with the proper permits and fees paid, truck weights of up to 200,000 pounds—100 tons—are allowable. Neighboring Kentucky permits truck weights of up to 120,000 pounds as long as fees are paid and permits are obtained. State governments…

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How Child Injury Cases Differ

One of the most heartbreaking things that can happen to a parent is when their child becomes injured. It’s even worse when that injury could have been prevented, but another party caused the injury with their recklessness or negligence. A child’s injury can also mean financial hardship for the family because of medical and related…