Feds Work to Protect Women on Construction Sites

Officials with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) have partnered up with officials from the National Association of Women in Construction to create specific training resources to help to protect women in the construction industry.  This team will be focusing on both musculoskeletal and sanitation dangers as well as issues that are related to poorly-fitting personal … Read more

Local Man Killed in Brevard County Jet Ski Accident

A day at the beach didn’t exactly turn out as planned for a man in Brevard County.  According to My FOX Orlando, a fun day on a Jet Ski cost the victim his life.  According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), two Jet Skis collided, sending one of the riders into cardiac arrest. … Read more

Disney Reports Two Deaths, Several Injuries at Parks

Two visitors to Disney World in Orlando died soon after riding two of the resort’s less wild rides, while several others suffered various injuries while visiting other parks. The information was part of a voluntary quarterly report the park submits to state officials, a practice that began in 2001. The parks are exempt from state … Read more

Orlando School Children Struck, Injured by SUV Driver

It’s not uncommon for drivers to be in a great hurry. After all, many people are stretched far too thin with work, family and social obligations. It’s unsurprising impatience sometimes wins out for those behind the wheel. This is manifested in the tendency to speed, aggressively pass, fail to check blind spots or roll through … Read more