Month: May 2019

How long do comas last?

Lake Charles families who are caring for someone in a coma understand the agony of hoping their loved one pulls through. If you know someone who is currently in a coma, you may wonder how long the coma will last. There is no hard and fast answer, as coma patients may...

Ship decks have specific hazards deckhands should know

Staying safe on a ship's deck requires careful planning. Not only must there be proper safety protocol on every vessel, the crew must undergo training to know how to handle unexpected situations. When there aren't proper protocols in place or when they aren't...

How safe are Louisiana workplaces?

Workplace accidents can and do happen all over the country, and Louisiana is no exception. However, citing evidence from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Louisiana Workforce Commission, New Orleans CityBusiness reports that the rate of workplace...

Why is speeding so dangerous?

Drivers in Louisiana must take the proper steps to protect themselves and others on the road. That's why it's imperative all motorists drive at a safe rate of speed at all times. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration explains the many dangers...