We’ve discussed the hazards of distracted driving in New Jersey. The National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) advises that drivers should never take their eyes off the road for more than two seconds at a time for any reason – from phone use to rubbernecking. Your employer should also be encouraging safe driving practices – especially if they employ drivers or have a fleet. [Read more…]
Archives for December 2018
With the holiday season in full swing, you should be aware of a possibly-dangerous mix of flammable items and materials in your home or business. The most notable items would be candles, trees and decorations.
As previously discussed, businesses have inherent risks when planning any celebration involving candles. But the risk transcends into homes as well. Between Chanukah, Christmas, New Year’s and other end-of-year celebrations, the mix of candles, trees and crowding can put you and your family at risk for fires. [Read more…]