Monthly Archives: December 2015


Distracted drivers cause more crashes than drinking drivers

A crash resulting in serious injury or death is more likely to be caused by a distracted driver than a drinking one. And with the deaths of seven people in road crashes last weekend and a serious accident in Temple View on Friday, those working on the front line are pleading with drivers to stay…
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Reducing the burden of trauma

Every Christmas we hear about the ‘holiday death toll’, those happy holidays that for some people in an instant become tragic. But road accidents and trauma are not just a holiday phenomenon; trauma alone is estimated to cost the country more $43 million per year in hospital bills. Over 5000 people in the Midland health…
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