Day: December 13, 2019

Avoiding Wrong-Way Accidents

A multiple-vehicle accident in Belmont County recently resulted in the deaths of five individuals. Emergency workers received a call regarding a wrong-way driver and minutes later received notification of an accident. According to reports, the collision occurred when the vehicle traveling the wrong-way struck a vehicle that was headed in the other direction. During the …

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Amputation / Loss of Limb Accidents

Amputations occur when all or part of a person’s limb or digit is either fully or partially removed. Current statistics compiled by WebMD reveal that approximately 1.8 million people in the United States have had amputations. The most common type of amputation involves a person’s leg. Recovering from an amputation is a painful process that …

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Uterine Rupture

One of the things every expectant mother hopes for is that her pregnancy will be easy and followed by a safe delivery of a healthy baby. Unfortunately, this does not always happen, and problems can arise during the birth process. One common complication that can impact the delivery process is unexpected uterine tears caused by …

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