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Pedestrian accidents in Dartmouth, Halifax, injure 2

Victor Lewin
Friday, October 23, 2015

There is a huge disparity in the weight and size of a vehicle and a pedestrian, and vehicles are constructed out of metal parts compared to the fragility of flesh and bones. Simply surviving a collision with a car is a stroke of good luck; escaping with less-than-serious injuries can almost be perceived as miraculous.
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Licensing requirements keep senior drivers safer

Victor Lewin
Saturday, October 10, 2015

There is no doubt that having the ability to continue driving well into the golden years can help senior citizens maintain their independence longer. Simply being able to drive oneself to daily activities and doctors' appointments can allow an elderly person to remain living on their own in the community. ..

What To Do if a Car Accident Occurs

Victor Lewin
Monday, August 03, 2015

Nova Scotia residents may know that car accidents are a common occurrence. In fact, most residents are likely to be involved in an accident at some point in their lives. What they may not know, however, is what to do once an accident has occurred. One reporter provided a list of steps that should be taken in the event that a crash takes place.
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Stopping for ducks leads to motorcycle crash

Victor Lewin
Thursday, July 16, 2015

The Nova Scotia Royal Canadian Mounted Police are seeking help from the public in finding the driver of a car that stopped near Wolfville on Highway 101 so a mother duck and her ducklings could cross the highway.
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7 Students Injured after Vehicle Makes Illegal U-Turn

Victor Lewin
Thursday, June 25, 2015

Students from a Nova Scotia school system were injured on June 23 after the bus they were riding made a sudden stop in order to avoid becoming involved in an accident. According to the report, the incident happened at the Bedford Highway and Larry Uteck Boulevard intersection. There were approximately 40 students on the bus when the incident took place.
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What causes rollover accidents?

Victor Lewin
Wednesday, June 10, 2015

According to America's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, occupants of minivans, SUVs and trucks are at greatest risk of fatal rollover accidents. More than 10,000 of our neighbors to the south die each year in over 280,000 rollover collisions..