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6 Tips for Teen Drivers

On average, 6 U.S. teens die each day as a result of car accidents. At Gerash Steiner & Blanton, P.C., we want you to feel comfortable, confident, and, most of all, safe on the road. Read up on these 6 driving tips for teens. 1. Don’t Drive Distracted. According to DMV.org, the average person loses focus for more than 4 seconds while...

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The Dangers of Medication Errors

If you visit the doctor for an illness or injury, you’re likely to be unimpressed by the harried medical professionals and crowded office environment. Good luck if you don’t have an appointment! Unfortunately, this familiar scenario is the perfect environment for medication errors to prosper. Overworked and stressed medical staffers are often unable to devote the necessary time and...

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Avoid These Common Summer Accidents

Now that summer is in full swing, many Americans are taking advantage of the warmer weather and longer days to enjoy the beach, swim in pools, boat out at sea, or take a road trip. However, with an increased amount of activities results in a much higher degree of accidents and injuries. Once you are aware of the common...

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Lane Splitting: Who Is Liable?

What is Lane Splitting? Is it Legal in Colorado? Lane splitting is the act of a motorcycle rider moving between lanes of slow-moving or stopped traffic. Colorado tried to pass a bill in 2016 enabling the traffic move in the state, but the measure failed in an 8-5 vote, despite overwhelming support from the biking community. Currently, California is...

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4 Ways to Promote Safety on the Road

Driving is one of the most dangerous things we do every day. Even when we are of completely sound and alert mind, accidents happen. These accidents increase exponentially when you or other drivers on the road have been drinking, speeding, or are generally driving distracted. At Gerash Steiner & Blanton, P.C., we want to put an end to the...

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What to Do if You Are Injured on a Cruise Ship

No one expects to be injured while on vacation.  Unfortunately, cruise ship and travel accidents are relatively common occurrences. What should you do if you sustain an injury on a cruise ship? Don’t panic – we’ve developed a list of instructions for you to follow after a cruise ship accident. Report the Incident If you are injured on a...

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Beware of Swimming Pool Accidents this Summer

Summer is the optimal time to get some great use out of your swimming pool. Many families enjoy spending their days lounging by the pool, sunbathing, swimming, playing, or attending neighborhood pool parties. While swimming pools can be the entertainment center of your home, they come with a certain number of hazards and risks which are impossible to ignore....

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