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Making Our Roadways Safer – NTSB Releases “Most Wanted List”
The National Traffic Safety Board (NTSB) recently unveiled its new list of the most critical transportation issues that need to be addressed to improve safety and save lives. The new “Most Wanted List” highlights 10 safety issues that impact transportation nationwide; which includes teen drivers, motorcycle safety and human fatigue.

Report Questions Effectiveness of Cell Phone Bans
A new report by the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), Distracted Driving: What Research Shows and What States Can Do, indicates that there is no evidence that cell phone bans are effective in reducing crashes, injuries, or fatalities.

Hollander Law Firm Supports World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Hollander Law Firm proudly supports the 6 Annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) – June 15, 2011. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) was launched on June 15, 2006, by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA) and the World Health Organization at the United Nations.

Motorcycle Usage & Motorcycle Accidents On The Rise
Hollander Law Firm Supports Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month – May 2011. Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month is a national initiative aimed at getting motorists and motorcyclists to “share the road” with each other.

Hollander Law Firm Supports National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
Hollander Law Firm supports National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. The National Safety Council (NSC) and FocusDriven team up each April to promote National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.

Truck Rear Under-ride Guards Fail in Crashes – Poses Serious Safety Risk
Hollander Law Firm alerts motorists that under-ride guards on large trucks and tractor-trailers often fail in crashes according to a new Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) report.

FDA’s Medical Device Approval Review Process Under Scrutiny
Hollander Law Firm warns consumers that most recalled medical products were cleared using an abbreviated Food & Drug Administration (FDA) review process.

The Aging of America and the Decline of Nursing Homes
Hollander Law Firm warns that with the increased aging of Americans and the decline of nursing homes and assisted living facilities, implications in terms of access and quality of care may become an issue.

Wake up call! Drowsy Driving Prevention Weeks Begins November 8th
Hollander Law Firm wants to send a “Wake Up Call” to all drivers by announcing Drowsy Driving Prevention Week – November 8 – 14.

Hollander Law Firm Supports National Family Caregiver Month
Hollander Law Firm proudly supports National Family Caregivers Month – November 2010.

Hollander Law Firm Supports National Crime Prevention Month
Hollander Law Firm proudly supports National Crime Prevention Month – October 2010, sponsored by the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC).

Hollander Law Firm Supports Baby Safety Month and National Child Passenger Safety Week 2010
Hollander Law Firm is proud to support Baby Safety Month (September) and National Child Passenger Safety Week (September 19-25, 2010).

Hollander Law Firm Warns of Increased Carbon Monoxide Poisonings
Hollander Law Firm warns community members and families of the increased number of carbon monoxide poisonings in Palm Beach County.

Hollander Law Firm Supports National Child Passenger Safety Week 2011
Hollander Law Firm, a personal injury, defective products, nursing home abuse and medical malpractice law firm in Boca Raton, is proud to support National Child Passenger Safety Week (September 16-24, 2011).

Hollander Law Firm Supports National Teen Driver Safety Week
Hollander Law Firm proudly supports the 5th Annual National Teen Driver Safety Week (NTDSW) – October 16-22, 2011. This year’s theme is supporting parents in teaching their teens to drive.

While Reports Shows Decline of County Road Fatalities, Drives Need to Remain Vigilant
According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles traffic fatalities in Palm Beach County dropped to 123 in 2010, down from 151 in 2009.