What is a Comminuted Skull Fracture?
There are multiple types of skull fractures and all of them have their dangers and complications. Some of the most common skull fractures include:
We have already arrived at the halfway mark of 2019 – time is moving at a rate that seems faster than usual. As the infamous fictional character, Ferris Bueller once said, “If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” Here’s the good news for those that will be spending time in Folsom this June – there is an overload of community activities to indulge in with a friend, a loved one, or even by yourself. Local events taking place this June can be described in detail below.
Many parents are aware of the dangers of their kids talking to a stranger or revealing too much personal information on social media, but what they may not consider is the injuries their kids can sustain at school.
Pedestrian deaths are on the rise nationwide and have climbed to their highest level in three decades. Explanations of why this happens place the fault on the use of cell phones by both the driver and the pedestrian. This seems to be only part of the overall problem. The number of people who walk to work has increased, especially in urban areas. If more people are walking, it stands to reason that more deaths will occur. Even with increased numbers, one way to stay safer is by using crosswalks. However, new crosswalk laws went into effect in 2018, and many Californians are unaware of them. Let’s look at why more pedestrian deaths are occurring, and review crosswalk laws in the state.
May is an exciting time of the year here in sunny Roseville, California. It is the last full month of spring, and the community organizes many celebratory events to make the most out of the time we have left in this beautiful season. There also happens to be some national holidays this May, such as Mother’s Day on May 12. Below you can find a collection of upcoming events in Roseville, including celebratory holiday events and public festival events. Find an activity to engage in with a parent, a friend, a loved one, or even by yourself.
Swimming pool electrical safety is something that needs to be considered at the start of each season. This is true of residential and public pools. Maintenance should include checking for loose wires and making sure all electrical sources are grounded. Every year, many people die or are seriously injured because electrical sources are not wired, bonded or grounded properly. Let’s explore why electrocution occurs and how to prevent it. We’ll also review the steps to take if someone is electrocuted.
City officials announced in June last year that the new parking structure for Oak Street in Roseville was officially complete. However, just six months later the eight-story-tall monolith has been damaged at the top level of the structure. The city took action by placing sandbags and various other preventive measures to alleviate the damage. Moving forward, the structure is partially closed during renovations.
Driving is a privilege that comes with significant responsibilities and, unfortunately, car accidents are one of the most common causes of preventable death. Although a significant amount of attention has been paid to auto collisions in recent years, they are still a significant killer of people annually. Even for those who survive, they might sustain serious traumatic injuries that could impact them for the rest of their life. Some of the statistics regarding vehicular accidents that were published by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) include:
The Sacramento metropolitan area covers a lot of ground with a sky-high population estimate of 2,149,127 in the 2010 census. It has become a distinct urban center that rapidly expanded over time, especially in the last few decades. Even though the Sacramento metro area is incredibly vast, Roseville still remains as one of the region’s most booming cities. Bigger cities typically mean more opportunities for work, more options for housing, and a bigger social presence. For those of you in Roseville that are hoping to end the last month of 2018 on a high note – look no further. Below you will find a short list of upcoming community activities that will guarantee you will have something to look back at and smile about.
More Roseville bike safety lanes have been added over the years as people are discovering that bicycles can save money commuting to and from work. Bicycling is great exercise that allows us to get around town easily and in a fun and healthy way. However, riding a bicycle also comes with responsibilities designed to keep cyclists safe on our city’s roads. Knowing the rules can make bicycle riding safer and help avoid injuries, which are often serious and disabling.