Businesses, schools, cruise lines—there’s a growing list of places requiring proof of a COVID-19 vaccine for employees and customers. But is making a requirement for getting a vaccine legal? In today’s spotlight feature, we’ll focus on the laws on the books that speak to this issue and the rights individuals have when it comes…Read More
Is Requiring ‘Vaccine Passports’ Legal?
Georgia Car Seat Laws Parents do everything they can to ensure that their kids remain safe while inside the vehicle. One of the most important things that parents can do to prevent serious injuries occurring to their kids while on the roadway is to ensure they are properly restrained inside the vehicle. You need to…Read More
Florida Child Restraint Laws Parents want to do everything they can to keep their children safe when riding in a vehicle. However, the Florida laws concerning child restraint systems can be confusing. Whether you live in Florida or are a visitor passing through, you need to understand what the law requires. What are Florida’s…Read More
What says “summer” more than outdoor grilling and the smell of barbecue wafting on a warm breeze? Well, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), summer might also mean a trip to the emergency hospital after a barbecue. The CDC recently issued a warning in its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report…Read More
Having a child in a hospital Intensive Care Unit (ICU) can be a frightening enough ordeal, but now an investigation by Consumer Reports has found there is even more reason to be worried. According to the report from the Consumer Reports Health Ratings Center, pediatric ICU’s often have higher infection rates than adult ICU’s —…Read More
The American Academy of Pediatrics, in a new report published in the journal Pediatrics, has issued a policy statement that teens should be banned from tanning salons to reduce their risk of getting melanoma or skin cancer. MSNBC reports that more than 30 states already have some ban in place, such as banning teens under…Read More