PTSD in Burn Victims

According to the American Journal of Clinical Dermatology, 90 percent of burn survivors experience symptoms of post-traumatic stress within the first seven days of the injury, and over 45 percent develop chronic post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).For burn survivors, it isn't just the burns they will have to manage—it's also the period afterward....
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The Economic Costs of Motor Vehicle Crashes

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that the economic toll of motor vehicle accidents in the United States amounts to $277 billion per year—or almost $900 per person living in the United States.Motor vehicle accidents cause a further $594 billion in terms of loss of life, decreased quality of life, and pain due to inj...
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The Economic Costs of Motor Vehicle Crashes

The Economic Costs of Motor Vehicle Crashes
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that the economic toll of motor vehicle accidents in the United States amounts to $277 billion per year—or almost $900 per person living in the United States.Motor vehicle accidents cause a further $594 billion in terms of loss of life, decreased quality of life, and pain due to inj...
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Fiat Chrysler May Be Sued for Diesel Emissions

​If no agreement is reached soon, the Justice Department plans to file a civil lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV because of excess diesel vehicle emissions.In January, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) accused Fiat Chrysler of illegally using undisclosed software to allow diesel emission levels that were too high in around 104,00...
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Shooting for Safer Garbage Trucks

Swedish waste management company Renova is working with Volvo Trucks to create the very first autonomous garbage truck.It's part of an effort to make garbage collection safer and more efficient. Removing human error from the equation could help keep other drivers and pedestrians safe from garbage truck accidents.How the New Garbage Truck WorksThe n...
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