Category Archive: children

Jun 21

Deadly Crash Near Jerome Puts Spotlight on Idaho Teen Driving Safety

This past Monday evening, two teens were killed and another three teens were injured in a Jerome County crash. According to local news sources, the incident happened at the intersection of 200 North and 300 West at about 8:00 p.m. A vehicle being driven by 16-year-old Baily Helsley of Nampa was headed south on 300 …

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May 30

Summer Bike Safety For Kids.

It happens across the state.  A couple of weeks ago, May 14, an injury crash involving a 5-year-old boy riding a bicycle occurred in Pocatello. The boy was riding in the area of Hyde and Poplar around 7:30 p.m. when the accident took place. Police said the child was bleeding from his forehead but conscious when they …

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May 07

Children’s Personal Injury Claims and The Minor’s Compromise: Special Problems and Special Protections

If your child is injured in a car crash, while in the care of another person, or while  participating in an activity, you may need to address your child’s personal injury claim.  These types of events are both unexpected and stressful.   In most cases involving injury to a child, hiring an experienced Idaho personal injury …

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Jun 25

Children and Car Accidents Can Be a Sad Combination

Our firm deals with cases involving children injured in collisions with unfortunate frequency.  It is shocking to look at the data to see how many collisions change the lives of children and their families. For example, the number one cause of death for American teenagers is car accidents.   The statistics show that eight teenagers die …

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May 21

Even “Mild” Brain Injuries In Children Can Have Substantial Consequences

Brain injuries in general, but particularly children, have become a focus of more research over the past few years.  Few things bring any issue into the public limelight like the NFL focusing on it. Focus on these injuries has also been rising because of how many our fighting men and women have suffered in Iraq …

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