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2015 Top Safety &Justice Stories

It was a busy year for those who fight for the health, safety and legal rights of all Americans. While this short list is by no means exhaustive, here are some of the top stories we were watching in 2015.
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Protect Yourself and Your Guests When Hosting a Holiday Party

ChampagneGlassesHosting a party this holiday season? Before stamping that last invitation, learn how you can protect yourself and your guests. The legal principles at work here are called premises and social host liability. Here are tips and suggestions for preventing injuries and protecting your interests before guests arrive. Safe Parties Here

Make Home Safer for Elderly Relatives, FriendsElderly

There are many benefits to living at home as we age, but there are safety risks as well, including falls, fires or accidental poisoning. If you care for an older relative or friend or are elderly yourself, you should know how to make a house as safe as possible for those living out their golden years at home.
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Chemicals Common Household Products Can Put You at Risk

All too often we hear about someone who has accidentally poisoned themselves with a dangerous household chemical. While threats from lead-based paint and asbestos are well publicized, many other silent dangers are present in nearly every home and business in the United States. Safe Home Here

Heroes Step Up to Protect the Safety of AmericansDoctor

Motivated by tragic circumstances in their own lives and a passion to help others, our nominees for the 2015 Justice Served Awards have stepped up to make our nation a safer place for all Americans. Read Stories

ATVRoads a Deadly Hazard for ATVers

Start your engines! Summer is here, and the longer, warmer days bring plenty of opportunity for ATV off-road recreation. As the popularity of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) has risen to an all-time high, so too have deaths and injuries. Before you strap on a helmet and turn the key, you should know the risks associated with these powerful vehicles. Safety Tips Ahead

Know Your Rights and Put the Squeeze on LemonsWaiting

If you buy a pair of jeans at the GAP that don’t fit, you simply take them back for a refund or swap them for a better-fitting pair. But what happens if you buy a new car that doesn’t “fit?” You might just have a lemon. And unfortunately, taking it back for a refund or a new car is much more complicated than replacing those straight-leg jeans. More

Boy DogDog Bite Prevention

The old saying “dogs are a man’s best friend” might be news to the more than four million people bitten each year, most often children and the elderly. Some of these attacks result in emergency room injuries, reconstructive surgery and – for 39 people in 2013 – death. See Helpful Tips 

Popular Medical Devices Escape FDA ScrutinyHip

Countless patients around the world depend on advanced medical devices to improve their quality of life. As the $110 billion medical device industry cranks out thousands of products every year, eye-opening reports continue to surface detailing faulty devices, repeat surgeries and massive recalls. More Flawed Approvals

UnemployedKnow Your Employment Rights

Since most working Americans are considered at-will employees, we thought you should know your rights when an employer crosses the line. March's You Should Know tells you how to protect yourself from employment law violations.
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Auto Safety Crisis Spurs Record Year of Recalls

A decade-long ignition-switch defect in millions of General Motors vehicles helped launch a record 2014 for automakers for all the wrong reasons. February's You Should Know summarizes the latest problems, the vehicles affected and where you can go to check for recalls on your car or truck. Mistakes Cost Lives

SmartPhoneUberUber Ridesharing Faces Controversy

With one tap of a smartphone app, Uber is upending the taxi business and changing the way people around the world commute. But concerns about oversight, safety, pricing and worker rights have made 2014 a bumpy ride for Uber. You should know the risks of ridesharing and your rights (or lack thereof) as a passenger. E-Hail For More

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