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Holiday Safety Tips

Tis the season for making a list and checking it twice, from wrapping to cooking, and decorating to baking. As we hustle and bustle our way to get everything done can sometimes lead to some untimely and unwelcome injuries. The most common injuries are lacerations, falls and back strains. The Consumer Product Safety Commission report luggage […]

Snow Blower Injuries

Let it snow, let it snow let it snow.  Winter in Northeastern Pennsylvania is upon us and while there are many fun winter activities related to the snow, cleaning up is not one of them.  If Santa was so kind to bring you a snow blower we would like to offer some safety tips and […]

Keep your hands safe this gardening season

April showers bring May flowers and for many of us that means getting to work in our gardens. While a day spent in the garden can be a relaxing activity it is important to take proper precautions to help prevent potential and often serious hand injuries. The American Society for Surgery of the Hand report […]