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What’s Causing a Major Increase in Zipline Injuries?

Ziplines are popular around the United States, and injuries are increasing at an alarming rate. Researchers found the injury rate from ziplines increased by more than 50 percent between 2009 and 2012, with children 9 and under making up 45 percent of the injuries. The researchers looked at a national database of emergency room visits and discovered that 16,850 people…
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Austin’s CapMetro Buses Involved in 500 Crashes Annually

Austin’s Capital Metro buses get into more than 500 accidents annually, averaging more than one crash-incident every day, according to new company data. For the first three quarters of this year, there were 459 accidents. If accidents continue at this rate, there will be more than 600 CapMetro bus accidents by the end of the year – a 20 percent increase from 2014….
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An Argument For A Sandra Bland Wrongful Death Case

The family of Sandra Bland, the Illinois woman found hanging in a Texas jail cell in July, filed a wrongful death lawsuit last week against a Texas trooper, a sheriff’s office and her jailers, accusing them of being responsible for the woman’s apparent suicide. The suit, filed in a federal court in Houston, said officials violated Bland’s constitutional rights. The…
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