The Tennessee Titans made headlines earlier this month when they signed free agent tight end Delanie Walker, formerly of the San Francisco 49ers, to a four-year, $17.5 million contract. While the casual sports fan may be quick to dismiss this as just another football transaction, Walker's signing actually serves as an inspiring end to an otherwise tragic story.
Car accidents can be one of the most harrowing experiences a person can endure. Many of them are over in the blink of an eye, before the drivers and passengers involved can even realize what has occurred. However, the long-term effects on an auto accident begin the moment vehicles have stopped and can continue on for weeks, years, or even the rest of a peron's lifetime.
Whenever a person purchases food, whether it be from a grocery store, gas station, or restaurant, a relationship of trust is implicit between everyday customers and the businesses providing the products they pay for. Americans are fortunate enough to live in a society where, most of the time, the food we eat and the water we drink can be counted on for its safety, taste, and quality.
Every workplace in America comes with its own unique array of risks, pitfalls, obstacles, and perils. Whether it be in a Tennessee mine, a California school, or an Illinois office space, the places in which we go to work each day are never completely secure, and accidents are inevitable occurrences in virtually every industry and workplace.