Five People Could Be Arrested for the Warrior Dash Accident in New Orleans

New Orleans, LA – Five employees of the company responsible for the poor construction that led to the Warrior Dash accident in New Orleans may be arrested. The Advocate reports that the Louisiana Fire Marshal’s Office plans to arrest five contractors who built the construction that collapsed at this past Warrior Dash, injuring over 20 competitors. Deputy Brant Thompson, the …

Construction Workers Injured in Accident At San Diego Zoo

A construction accident last month at the San Diego Zoo left four workers injured, according to 7 San Diego. They all worked with the Rudolph and Sletten Inc., a construction company contracted to handle work at the zoo. None of the workers were hurt too seriously, according to the zoo, but they had to be taken off the premises through …

Father and Daughter Die in Boating Accident near Houston

A young girl and her father died this past June in a houseboat accident in Central Texas, according to KXAN. On June 23rd, 37-year-old Patrick Oliver and his daughter, Kaitlyn, were swimming. Kaitlyn was 4 years old. At one point, a large houseboat reversed into the area where they were swimming, and Kaitlyn got entangled in the propellers. Patrick attempted …

Strange Drive-Thru Accident Leaves Woman Dead

A 28-year-old woman died last year in a most unlikely place: her local coffee drive-thru. The tragic accident happened last March at Biggby Coffee on Old Trolley Road in Summerville, reports NBC 4 in Greenville. According to police reports, Pamela Page of North Charleston was waiting for service when she dropped something out of her window onto the pavement below. …

Recent Tubing Deaths Renew Call For Water Safety Awareness

Denver, CO – 3 people died within in separate inner tube accidents within the span of a week this past July in Colorado, according to a report in the Denver Post. These accidents have ignited calls for more awareness of water safety. The most recent death was a 43-year-old man. He was tubing with his fiance near the Platte River …

Sheriff’s Deputy Arrested for DUI in Orlando

Someone who should certainly know better, a Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Deputy, got into a drunk driving accident that ended with him getting arrested. On the night of July 11, Timothy Michael Craig, was arrested on a DUI charge, according to the Orlando Sentinel. He was heading along Buena Vista Drive near Broadway, and hit a stop sign. After hitting the …

New York Turns to the ‘Textalyzer’ to Prevent Car Accidents

Have you gotten into a cellphone-related crash? Find an accident attorney in the New York area today. New York, NY – New York police have started using “textalyzers” to crack down on car accidents. If you have a hard time not responding to texts while you are driving, then we’re willing to bet that the “textalyzer” will inspire you to …

Uber Vehicles in Philadelphia Might Not be as Safe as You Think

On any given day, you might pull out your phone, open up the Uber app, and summon a car to give you a lift at a lower price than what a taxi might charge. You probably wouldn’t give a second thought to how safe the vehicle is. However, according to Action News in Philadelphia, your safety in an Uber vehicle should …