Hot Outside

Never Leave a Child or Dog in the Hot Car

You should never leave a child or dog in a car no matter the season, but especially during these hot summer months because cars heat up much faster. Since 1998, 723 children have died of heatstroke from being left in vehicles as well as an endless number of dogs. Leaving your child in a car may lead to personal injury …

Protect Against the Sun

Protecting Yourself Against the Sun

Summer marks the beginning of road trips, camping and trips to the pool. While this is the season for adventure, it is also a season of rising risks. School is out and this means there is a higher risk of injury on all fronts. However, there are posed dangers that a lawyer won’t be able to get you out of. …

Summer Deaths in the Mountains

The mountains are dangerous. Everyone in Utah, from our capital in Salt Lake City to the very edge of our state, has some idea that while the mountains make great playgrounds, they demand respect, too. Sadly, we are often reminded of this reality in painful ways, and too often, our newspaper headlines include wrongful deaths from mountain recreation. This summer, …

Beat the Heat

It’s officially summer, which means it’s officially hotter than a St. Bernard’s mouth outdoors. The summer months are some of the most fun and adventurous months of the year. People are always outside, the sun is shining and there are always plenty of activities to enjoy. Don’t let an injury from the Salt Lake City heat stop you from having …