Archives for October 2015

Dangers of Texting and Driving

“That sticks with you. And no text is worth hearing screams of a mother literally wanting to know if her son’s going to live or die.” The above quote from Sergeant Dan Charleston following an accident involving a 16-year-old teen driver is heart-heavy, and unfortunately, all too common. Data even shows that texting while driving […]

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Fire Prevention Week Oct. 4–10

Fire Prevention Week 2015 – Hear the Beep Where You Sleep National Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. This year, National Fire Prevention Week is from October 4–10, 2015, with the theme: Hear the Beep, Where you Sleep. Every bedroom needs a working smoke alarm. According to the […]

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How much does it cost to hire a lawyer?

If you have been injured, recovering should be your number one priority. Generally speaking, personal injury attorney fees can vary; however, seeking a legal counsel is crucial if you want to secure the maximum compensation from your injury. The biggest questions anyone has when deciding whether or not to hire an attorney is: how much […]

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Des Moines Hotel Evacuated Overnight due to a possible gas leak

More than 400 guests were evacuated from a Downtown Des Moines hotel Thursday evening after several staff and guests reported a natural gas odor. Natural gas itself does not have an odor; however, gas companies are to routinely add an odorant so that people can detect any leak as precaution. As we head into the […]

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