The dangers of drowsy driving

The dangers of drowsy driving

Exhausted drivers can pose a serious threat on Missouri roadways, even if drowsy driving is extremely common. While many people get behind the wheel while tired, the results of driving while tired can mimic those of alcohol intoxication, leading to serious car accidents. According to a AAA survey, one-third of respondents reported driving while extremely…

What can you do if a loved one suffered harm in a nursing home?

Families who place a loved one in the care of a nursing facility likely do so with the expectation that he or she will receive appropriate care. It is not an easy decision to make, and families often struggle with knowing whether or not they made the right choice. The intent of nursing facilities and…

AAA study reveals distracting side of infotainment systems

Missouri residents who like modern vehicles should know that some technology can actually be harmful. Infotainment systems often come with features that have nothing to do with driving and serve only as potential distractions, according to researchers at the University of Utah. These devices include features for calling, texting and surfing the web. Those same…