Doctrine With Military Malpractice Updated

April 8th, 2020 | Posted in Uncategorized

A decorated Green Beret and Purple Heart recipient diagnosed with terminal cancer won his fight to change the doctrine that shields the military from actions for medical malpractice. http://bit.ly/337nHg7

Solider Healthcare Receiving More Rights

April 8th, 2020 | Posted in Uncategorized

If an American citizen is injured because of negligence while receiving health care, he or she can seek justice in a court of law. Yet for 70 years, our soldiers have been denied the same right. Now that’s changing

Amtrak Clause Effecting Many

April 6th, 2020 | Posted in Uncategorized

Amtrak recently added a forced arbitration clause to ticket fine print, denying passengers a day in court when seeking justice after a crash. Even the families of those fatally injured!

Accident Percent Going Up by 11

April 4th, 2020 | Posted in Uncategorized

Fatalities in crashes involving large trucks or buses grew 11% from 2013 to 2018. Some trucking companies push drivers into unsafe practices like speeding or driving while tired. Others may skimp on regular maintenance, including proper brake repair.

Recalling Vehicles

April 2nd, 2020 | Posted in Uncategorized

In the last 10 years, over 280 million vehicles have been recalled. Unfortunately, recall completion rates are only about 70% to 75%, which leaves more than 70 million vehicles on the road with open recalls. http://bit.ly/38SF0nj

Our COVID-19 Response

April 1st, 2020 | Posted in Uncategorized

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Safety problems: overlooked?

March 29th, 2020 | Posted in Uncategorized

Recent troubles at Boeing have the traveling public on edge. Now an eight-month-long investigation by CBS reveals that many airline mechanics feel pressured by management to overlook safety problems at U.S. airlines. https://cbsn.ws/2SIkOhW

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March 27th, 2020 | Posted in Uncategorized

Every month, we tee up the latest stories on the fight for safety and justice in our newsletter “You Should Know.” This month: The struggle by U.S. soldiers to protect themselves from medical malpractice. Free to subscribe here: https://letamericaknow.com/member/view_profile.php?memberid=22871 

Average Amount of Commutting Time

March 25th, 2020 | Posted in Uncategorized

9 days – or 225 hours – per year. That’s the average amount of total time Americans spent commuting to work in 2018, a record high. The strain is showing: https://wapo.st/32bvuZz