Child Injury

Sacramento School Dangers

Most people have a memory or two of being a kid and getting injured at school. Running too fast on the playground. Standing on furniture you shouldn’t. Or just horsing around till someone gets hurt. It’s a common scenario, one that our own children will play out at some point…

Child Safety Seat

When involved in a car accident you may wonder if you need to replace your child’s car seat. This is a tricky question that takes several factors into consideration. Oftentimes the answer is yes, you should replace the car seat. However, there are some instances in which you may not…

School Zone Accident Sacramento

School zones were established to slow drivers down in areas around schools where children would be likely to walk. Despite these safety precautions, it is estimated that around 100 children are killed every year walking to or from school, and that another 25,000 children sustain injuries as a result of…

Unattended Child in Car

At one time, it was not unusual to see a mother or father leave children in the car while they ran into the store to pick up a few items. However, today’s society does not permit this kind of laid-back attitude when it comes to child safety. For one thing,…

Child with PTSD

Posttraumatic stress disorder or PTSD is a collection of symptoms that follow exposure to a traumatic event. PTSD can result from a victim’s experiencing trauma directly or from simply witnessing a traumatic event. Experts estimate that PTSD occurs in up to 14 percent of the population as either a short-term…