Month: March 2016

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  • March
    28 2016

    Takata Airbag Flaw Memo Could Expose Honda To More Lawsuits

    A recent report revealed a 2009 memo from Honda regarding their knowledge of the Takata airbag flaw, years before the deadly design defect made headlines. The memo showed that Honda requested “fail-safe” airbag inflator replacement parts to deal with the widespread Takata airbag flaw. According to the report, Honda did not disclose its knowledge of […]

  • March
    24 2016

    What is a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)?

      What is a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)? A traumatic brain injury is also called a TBI.  A TBI occurs when an outside physical traumatic force is applied to the head and affects the person’s brain functioning. The physical force can consist of a blow to the head or from a rapid acceleration-deceleration event (like […]

  • March
    22 2016

    Study: Traumatic Brain Injury Linked To Mild Cognitive Impairment

    Researches at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas recently revealed a study that linked traumatic brain injury (TBI) with mild cognitive impairment (MCI). The study found that traumatic brain injury who had lost consciousness for at least five minute had a higher risk of developing mild cognitive impairment within less than three […]

  • March
    21 2016

    Takata Airbag Recall List Includes Federal Safety Director’s Car

    The massive Takata airbag recall has impacted millions of drivers around the country, including the director of the nation’s auto safety agency. According to reports, Mark Rosekind, the director of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, has received a Takata airbag recall notice for a car driven by his wife. When Mrs. Rosekind looked up […]

  • March
    18 2016

    OSHA Report: 30 Worker Injuries A Day

    A recent report by the U.S Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) revealed that American workers suffered more than 10,000 serious or fatal worker injuries in 2015, an average of more than 30 a day. The report comes after a new law went into effect requiring employers to report worker injuries that required hospitalization within […]