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    Self-driving cars are the future of automobiles, but that future may be much further away than researchers and engineers ...
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    Agencies such as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Association for Safe International ...

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    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that motorcyclists are 26 times more likely to be killed in an accident than those in cars. If you ride a motorcycle regularly, it ...
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    Losing a family member or loved one is an emotionally devastating experience that can affect you and your entire family for an exceedingly long time. If your loved one was killed in an accident caused ...
  • The Blame Game Over Worker Deaths in NYC
    Tensions continue to mount in the construction accident blame game currently underway in New York as Harco Construction LLC has been found to be responsible for the death of a worker at a non-union ...
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