Oregon and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Sudden unexpected infant death (SUID) is a term used to describe the unexpected and sudden death of a baby that is less than one-year-old in which the cause of death was not obvious before an investigation. These deaths usually occur during sleep in seemingly healthy babies. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), around… read more

Life Jacket Safety in Oregon

When you or your loved ones are in or around the water, you need to take all necessary safety precautions, including having life jackets for everyone. The need for life jackets is not always talked about. However, a recent drowning has made many people realize just how important they are. In August, the body of… read more

How to Spot a Counterfeit Bike Helmet

One of the most important things you can do to stay safe when riding a bicycle is to wear a helmet. Whether you or a loved one are a regular rider, encourage helmet use as a way to prevent injuries or even death. While it may seem easy enough to purchase a helmet for you… read more

How Can Truckers Combat Fatigue?

Truck drivers have a big responsibility. They operate large vehicles that can weigh as much as 80,000 pounds when fully loaded, and they have a duty to drive safely. When a truck driver is fatigued, they are much more likely to be involved in a serious  truck accident. If you are a long-haul trucker or… read more