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  1. What Determines Vehicle Safety Ratings?

    by Cameron Bramwell

    Although every vehicle sold in the United States must meet minimum safety requirements, the government also uses safety ratings to encourage consumers to purchase safe vehicles as well as to encourage manufacturers to focus on safety features. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) 5-Star Safety Ratings measure the likelihood of an injury occurring in […]

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  2. Employees Can Be Fired for Off-Duty Marijuana Use

    by Cameron Bramwell

    A medical marijuana card is not a defense against an employer’s anti-drug policy, according to a ruling from the Colorado Supreme Court. The case involved Brandon Coats, a quadriplegic man who used medical marijuana to treat muscle spasms while off duty from his job at Dish Network. When he violated the company’s drug policy by […]

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  3. Memorial Day 2014!

    by Cameron Bramwell

      Memorial Day is a great time to honor those who died while serving and protecting our country.  All the service men and women allow this country to truly be the land of the free and the home of the brave.  The holiday began being celebrated after the American Civil War, in which hundreds of […]

  4. Caring for Your Dog at Home with Shelter and Love

    by owner

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    It is always a tragedy to hear when certain owners of pets don’t take care of them properly. If you decide to take on the responsibility of caring for a dog or any other animal, you should create an environment that is comfortable, safe, and loving. Once an pet is in your home, their needs […]

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