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Meth laced Coffee Given at treatment center

When our loved ones go into a treatment center for addiction we believe they are in good hands and will be safe. That is not always the truth as was the case in this article. Serenity House was accused of serving several patients methamphetamine-laced coffee. Read more below.

WARNING: Your Baby’s Sophie the Giraffe Toy Might Be Full of Mold

That’s right! Your Sophie the Giraffe toy may not be safe for your baby. There have been recent reports from parents revealing they have found mold growing inside of the popular toddler teething toy. The only want to prevent mold inside plastic toys is to make sure they are cleaned and thoroughly dried before allowing you baby to play with it. Most parents like to use their dishwasher to ensure the plastic toys are clean. You should always be cleaning these toys frequently and if used daily. The manufacturers of Sophie the Giraffe state that the toy is composed of 100% natural rubber, so the cleaning instructions have to be carefully respected and included in each package. Per the instructions, the surface of the toy should only be cleaned with a damp cloth but must never be immersed in water. Truthfully, you must question the practicality of a teething toy that cannot get wet or thoroughly washed.

State Lawmakers Propose Bill To Increase Personal Injury Liability Minimum For A Car Accident

Arizona lawmakers want to increase the personal injury liability minimum to pay for any deaths or injuries that might be caused by an auto accident. The current minimum coverage is $15,000 per person, and this new proposal is requesting an increase to $25,000. They are also requesting that the amount of coverage per person, per incident, to go up from $30,000 to $50,000. The current minimums haven’t been adjusted since 1972, but many opponents of the bill are concerned that residents will forgo auto insurance altogether because it will become too expensive. While this is not happening in our state it we like to keep you apprised of laws as they develop. Why? because, they may be adopted by our state lawmakers as well.

Products can cause injury–Takata air bag recall and more

There was some major product recalls during 2016 – from auto manufacturers to candles, no product was safe. Thirteen Automakers recalled hundreds of thousands of vehicles due to dangerous Takata air bag inflator recalls. Other 2016 recalls involved products such as gas smokers, candles, crossbows, self-balancing scooters also known as hoverboards, toys, bike lights, and Christmas tins. If you find you have a product on this recall list, act promptly before an incident occurs.

State continues steps up DUI enforcement

The South Carolina Department of Public Safety announced today the beginning of a strict impaired driving enforcement effort from now through New Year’s holiday. SCDPS is releasing a new public service announcement that focuses on the “consequences” of a drunk driving...