Making Left Turns Safer for Pedestrians

Any collision involving a pedestrian and a motor vehicle can quickly turn tragic for the pedestrian. Left turn accidents are among the most dangerous types of accidents for pedestrians. Drivers making a left turn may not notice a pedestrian in…

Better Outcomes Associated with Early Physical Therapy for Injured Workers with Lower Back Pain, New Study Finds

Starting physical therapy sooner than later can significantly improve outcomes and lower costs after workers suffer on-the-job injuries causing low back pain, a study of nearly 26,000 Workers’ Compensation claims suggests. The study by Workers’ Compensation Research Institute found a strong correlation between the…

South Carolina Rural Roads: What are the Dangers?

According to the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT), South Carolina has the worst rural roads in the nation. South Carolina has more traffic fatalities than any other state, and 60% of those fatal crashes occur on rural roads. In…