Countless students begin their school day by riding a school bus. In the past year, there have been many tragic reports of children being struck by cars as they tried to get on or off their buses. One school system in Minnesota is currently testing new technology that may help prevent these types of horrendous pedestrian accidents.
One of the fastest growing job markets is the so-called "gig" market. These jobs typically involve independent contractors providing services on a temporary basis. Though this business model may save overhead costs, in the long run, this type of arrangement may prove to be quite costly. There have been several recent lawsuits over serious car accidents, including one here in Minnesota, that may change the way these companies do business.
Twin Cities parents know how excited their teens can get when summer arrives. School’s out, and the days are finally hot enough for kids to wear shorts and t-shirts and meet their friends at the lakes, pools and parks. But when your teens are driving, their summertime freedoms may come with deadly risks.