Tag Archives: Prevention

Fall Injuries prevention in the construction industry

The leading cause of construction workers deaths are falls. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released a brochure with information on how employers and construction workers can … Continue reading

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When a Supermarket Fails at Maintenance and Accident Prevention

It was an accident just waiting to happen. More than likely, you’ve heard those words and hoped they’d never apply to you. Unfortunately, the truth hurts. As an afterthought, you can’t help but wonder what happens when a supermarket fails … Continue reading

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Child injury prevention at home

A third of children injuries occur at home. While suffocation is the number one cause of death for toddlers, older children also are at risk of suffering unintentional injuries that can be deadly.  Because children are spending most of their … Continue reading

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Parental Kidnapping Law in Illinois | Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act Explained

In this Learn About Law article we discuss parental kidnapping and what the potential repercussions are. Read more detail on Recent Estate Planning posts –

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Recent Illinois Act Requires Health Care Providers to Institute Violence Prevention Measures

Health care providers and custodial agencies operating in Illinois are now subject to new obligations under the Health Care Violence Prevention Act (210 ILCS 160/1 et seq.)(“HCVPA”), which went into effect on January 1, 2019. The HCVPA, which was enacted … Continue reading

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