It is a sure sign of how unusual the 2016 election cycle has been in that the near-catastrophic landing of Gov. Mike Pence’s plane into LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in October was forgotten nearly as soon as it is occurred
Automotive safety technology has come a long way since the 1960s and 1970s when the per capita fatality rate was 2-3 times what it is today, but a new study from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) shows that, although improvements have been made in driverside protection in many cars, there is still a ways to go in providing similar levels of protection for front seat passengers.
A 35-year old was left severely injured in a collision with a large tractor-trailer in downtown Brooklyn on the morning of October 11, coming at the end of a 7-day period in which five pedestrians were killed across New York City in accidents with drivers.
One of the biggest trends over the past decade has been the growth of intense sports and fitness programs for adults, with many working professionals heading out to engage in Crossfit, triathlons, kickboxing, rock climbing gyms, intramural sports, and all other types of physical activities that can carry with them a high risk of physical injury.