Entries by Chris Cockayne

Dealing with a Workplace Injury

What Should I Do If I’m Injured At Work? First thing is first, if the injury requires it, seek medical care immediately. Secondly, report the incident to a supervisor as soon as possible. It may be required to have a written account of the incident. All injuries that occur on the job should be recorded […]

Symptoms to Look for After a Car Accident

Dealing with the aftermath of a car accident can be a pain. But outside of dealing with the headache of insurance and car repairs, if you are dealing with real physical pain, you may need medical attention. There are many symptoms to look for. These pains can manifest immediately or even weeks after a car […]

What To Do After Being In An Accident

After you’ve been involved in an auto accident, it’s important to be sure you know what to do. You may you’ll know what to do, but at the moment you may be overwhelmed, confused, injured, or in shock. That’s why it’s important to know beforehand what to do after being in an accident. Here’s an auto […]

Mistakes You Can Make After an Accident

It’s only natural to feel shaken after being in an auto accident. You may not be thinking clearly or may be injured and unable to follow the recommended procedure following an accident. Unfortunately, failing to follow an auto accident checklist correctly can result in losses should you decide to hire a personal injury lawyer to […]

What To Do Immediately After You Have Been Bitten By a Dog

If you have ever had a puppy, you’ve probably felt those sharp puppy teeth on your skin a few more times than you’d like. It’s not usually a big deal; after all, the puppy will most likely outgrow this habit. If you do get a little scratch or gash it is easy enough to rinse […]

Summer Road Trips: Best Tips To Stay Safe This Summer

Summer is the prime-time to hit the road with your family and check out that campground, amusement park, or beach you’ve always wanted to visit. July and August are some of the busiest months for travel which means there is more traffic, more distractions, and more accidents. Don’t let the dangers of these traveling months […]

How To Find The Right Attorney For You

If you’ve been in a situation and wonder if you need a lawyer, you may be unsure of how to proceed. Knowing how to find the right attorney for you can be difficult, but there are a few things to keep in mind that will help you choose the right man or woman for the […]

Texting and Driving Statistics

You don’t have to go to Youtube to watch auto accidents that are caused by texting and driving. As you drive down the road, simply look out your window. Chances are you’ll be able to spot someone who is driving distracted with a cell phone in their hand. Not only is texting and driving dangerous […]

How To Treat Whiplash

Being in an auto accident is no fun. You have to remember what to do after a car accident, gather information from the other driver and about the accident, as well as think about hiring an auto accident attorney. This can all be much more of a headache if you’re dealing with an injury. Whiplash […]

Seat Belt Statistics – The Good and The Bad

You’ve been told your whole life to “buckle up” after getting into a vehicle and before hitting the road. You likely heard it from your parents or other family members, and you have definitely heard it from local police officers and prominent leaders. If you’ve ever stopped to question whether using a seat belt is […]