CDC: 1 In 6 Truck Drivers Doesn’t Wear A Seat Belt

A failure to use seat belts is the main reason why crashes are the leading cause of on-the-job deaths for truck drivers in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). After dropping to 35-year lows in 2009, the…

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Asiana Airlines Settles 72 Crash Compensation Claims

South Korea’s Asiana Airlines Inc has settled compensation claims filed in U.S. courts by 72 people who were passengers on a flight that crashed at San Francisco’s main airport in 2013, without disclosing financial terms. A spokesman for the …

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Malpractice Suit For Girl Left Brain Dead After Tonsillectomy

The family of a Northern California girl who made national headlines when she was declared brain dead after a tonsillectomy to correct sleep apnea sued the surgeon and hospital on Tuesday, alleging medical malpractice. Jahi McMath, who was 13 when she …

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Mechanic Dies After Fall From DFW Airport Jet Bridge

Sources have confirmed to CBS 11 News that an employee with American Airlines died after falling from a jet bridge.The bridge is between gates 30 and 34 at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport’s terminal D. The incident happened just after 10:0…

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Oxygen Tanks Explode Inside EMS Truck

It was an explosive emergency involving a Boston EMS SUV in Quincy Tuesday morning. The SUV caught fire and as crews tried to put it out oxygen tanks inside exploded and left two Quincy firefighters hurt, they’re recovering at home after the dange…

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Boston Man Recovering After Being Struck By Falling Ice

A homeless man in his 40’s was injured on a Washington Street sidewalk after he was hit in the head by falling ice at Downtown Crossing Monday. "I could see there was blood running down his face, there was blood on the ground, head trauma, the…

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Auto Repair Shop Owner, Adjuster Indicted For Fraud

An insurance adjuster and an auto repair shop owner were indicted Tuesday on 23 counts of insurance fraud.The indictment, filed in Bibb County Superior Court, names William Emerson Scruggs, 46, owner of Diamond Auto Painting on Broadway, and Patrick Re…

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Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner Clarifies ’Man-Made’ Quake Policies

Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John Doak on Tuesday issued a bulletin to insurance companies clarifying his department’s expectations for earthquake insurance coverage. The notice focused on exclusions regarding man-made damage, pre-existing dama…

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Multi-Vehicle Crash Flips Sedan, Lands SUV In Creek

A multi-vehicle crash in Chelthenham, Montgomery County left a vehicle on its roof and an SUV sitting upright in Tookany Creek. It happened at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 6300 block of Tookany Creek Parkway. Action News is told 4 vehicles collided.Images …

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Historic Church Burns In New Jersey

Firefighters are battling a blaze at an historic church in Hainesport, Burlington County. It broke out at 3:15 a.m. Tuesday at Easton Bible Church in the 2400 block of Fostertown Road. The associate pastor told Action News he was up late because he cou…

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