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In many parts of the country, summer is peak motorcycle riding season. But while riding a motorcycle always involves some inherent risks, hot weather can add some unique risks to the mix. If you’ll be out riding on a hot day, here are some steps you can take so you can protect yourself and stay

If you’ve lived in Michigan long enough, you’ve surely heard the joke about how we have two seasons here: winter and construction. Once the weather warms up, construction crews are out there working hard to repair the damage caused by harsh winter weather and it’s very likely that will involve tearing up and completely replacing

It’s no secret that dogs are one of the most popular kinds of pets in America. According to the Insurance Information Institute, 89.7 million dogs are owned in the United States. WIth so many dogs around, it’s no wonder that dog bites are an extremely common type of injury. Every year, over 4.5 million people

At long last, winter is over! The roads are no longer covered in snow and ice and thousands of people all over the country are eager to take a vacation. Rather than heading to the airport, bus station, or train station, many of those soon-to-be travelers are planning to drive to their destination of choice.

Dogs need to be able to exercise and play if they’re going to stay happy and healthy. Taking your dog to the local dog park might seem like an ideal way to help your dog play, have fun, and make friends with other dogs. But dogs are dogs and with all the activity at a

When you own a dog, taking it out for regular walks is an important part of making sure your pet gets the exercise and mental stimulation it needs to stay happy and healthy. Walking your dog also helps socialize it so that it better understands how to appropriately handle new people, other dogs, and new

Medication is supposed to help you feel better, but if there’s an error with your prescription, the results can be very serious. Mistakes like giving a patient the incorrect dose of medication, prescribing a medication that the patient is allergic to, or giving a patient the wrong medicine all together can all have potentially dangerous

Nobody ever buys a product thinking that they’ll get hurt by using it. People buy products under the assumption that it will be safe to use once they get it home. But every year, a surprisingly large number of people seek medical attention for injuries related to consumer products. In 2010, the U.S. Consumer Product

It’s no secret that Michigan’s roads are in pretty rough shape. Throughout the winter and spring seasons, it’s not at all uncommon to encounter a few potholes as you’re out driving. In a state like Michigan, where the weather has a reputation for being bitterly cold one day and springlike the next, it’s understandable why

In a state like Michigan, winter driving isn’t always easy. Even if you make every effort to stay safe on the roads, from making sure your car is prepared to handle winter conditions to following best winter driving practices, there’s still a chance that you could still end up being involved in a car accident.

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