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life jackets

According to the Ohio Division of State Parks and Watercraft, of the twelve boating-related fatalities which occurred in the state throughout 2016, eleven victims were found to not be wearing a personal flotation device. While flotation devices can be a nuisance with bulky padding and constricting straps, the fact remains, they can save a person from drowning.

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boat safety

Whether you are a novice boater or someone who has been on the water for years, you can surely learn something new from the Power Squadron’s Safe Boating Courses. The US Power Squadrons offer online and classroom courses and seminars for both novice and experienced boaters on a variety of topics—from basic seamanship and boat handling to boat systems maintenance ...

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uber

With the rise of smartphone taxi services such as Uber and Lyft, an unparalleled opportunity has been extended to weary pedestrians across the planet, offering affordable, reliable rides at the touch of a button. These services have provided myriad boons to the regions they occupy, but perhaps their most powerful contribution, has been the easy alternative they provide to those ...

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helmeted rider

A study by the Oxford Academic International Journal of Epidemiology compared the effectiveness of different types of motorcycle helmets—full face, open face and half-coverage. The results of the study revealed that of the three helmet types, half coverage helmets provide the least protection from head injuries. The study also showed that a proper fit is important to protect the rider ...

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fireworks

In memory of the U.S. men and women who lost their lives for our great freedom, and in thanks for the valor of those who serve, please join Donaldson Law Offices and Rinehardt Law Firm this Memorial Day weekend for fireworks at Charles Mill Lake.

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motorcycle safety giveaway

Help Hale's Harley-Davidson and Rinehardt Law Firm get the message out! We are giving away over $900 in prizes including a custom fit modular helmet, a riding jacket with inserts, and a reflective backpack with rain gear and other cool gear!

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motorcycle-safety.jpg

In the spirit of Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, we sought out the advice of a local expert—motorcycle instructor and enthusiast Mike Reeder. Mike is a certified motorcycle safety instructor and the director of the motorcycle safety course conducted at North Central State College. We asked Mike to share tips learned from his more than 100,000 miles on the road.

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EndDD

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and the OSHP, the National Safety Council, and other community partners and law enforcement agencies throughout the state will be raising awareness about the dangers and consequences associated with distracted driving.

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