Archive for November, 2013

  • Injuries in Youth Sports on the Rise in Mississippi

    Youth sports have become interwoven into American culture. Over 60% of all children play some form of sport outside of…

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  • Innocent Father and Son Injured in High Speed Chase on Mississippi Roadways

    Recently, a high speed police chase in southern Mississippi ended in a serious car accident involving an innocent man and…

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  • Mississippi Highway Patrol Launches New “Pay Attention or Pay a Fine” Campaign

    In Mississippi, distracted driving is the second leading cause of traffic fatalities.  Each year, more than 3,000 people are killed…

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  • Mississippi Lawmakers Look to Pass Youth Sports Concussion Law

    Each year, over 50,000 individuals die and 275,000 are hospitalized from traumatic brain injuries, also known as concussions.  Of these…

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  • Pilot Injured in Mississippi Medical Helicopter Crash

    Recently, a medical helicopter made a crash landing in Madison County, injuring the pilot, terrifying the patient and crew, damaging…

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  • Re-examining Mississippi’s Child Safety Restraint Laws

    Earlier this year, a 21 month old toddler was killed in a car accident in Vicksburg.  While any child death…

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  • Recovering After an Amusement Park Accident in Mississippi

    When negligence occurs at an amusement park, where roller coasters travel at high speeds and rides soar many feet into…

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  • Mississippi Legislators May Consider Requiring Seat Belts on School Buses

    As early as 2014, Mississippi lawmakers might debate whether to require installation of seat belts on all school buses.  Currently,…

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  • What to Do if You are in an Auto Accident in Mississippi

    Automobile accidents—they can happen at any time, in any place, and generally when you least expect it.  In fact, in…

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  • Mistakes That Can Hurt Your Mississippi Automobile Accident Case

    While no car accident victim wants to harm their own automobile accident case, there are some innocent mistakes that victims…

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