McCoy & Hiestand Attorneys at Law

More than 20,000 workplace eye injuries happen each year but many of these injuries could be prevented with the proper precautions. Of course, some occupations present higher risk of injury than others. Occupations with a high risk for eye injury include: Construction Manufacturing Maintenance Welding Electrical work Carpentry Auto repair Mining These professions are made more dangerous due to hazards…

bike safety

Only 1% of all trips in the US are made on bike, but for such a rarely used mode of transportation, the number of bicycles involved in accidents is quite high. A study by pedbikeinfo.org showed that more than 48,000 cyclists were injured in vehicle related accidents in 2013. In 2015, this number jumped to 467,000! Though cyclists can’t control…

food preparation

Each year roughly one out of six Americans (that’s 48 million people) get sick, 128,000 are hospitalized, and 3,000 die from food borne diseases. Many of these cases could be prevented with proper food preparation. Clean It’s important to keep your prep area clean as well as what you’re using to prep with. Be sure to always wash your hands…

diet tips

Endometriosis affects 1 in 10 women in the US during their reproductive years. It is a disorder in which tissue that normally lines the uterus grows outside the uterus. It is often painful and usually involves the ovaries, fallopian tubes and tissue lining the pelvis, there is a small chance the tissue may spread beyond pelvic organs. Unfortunately, there is…

colorectal cancer

Colorectal cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer death among men and women in the US. While the number of people being diagnosed with colorectal cancer is alarming, an estimated 140,250 new cases of colorectal cancer are expected in 2019, 60% of deaths from it could be prevented with screening. Early signs Change in bowel habits, including diarrhea or…

product recalls

At McCoy, Hiestand & Smith we value the health and safety of everyone in our community. Sometimes regardless of how careful we are the products we buy aren’t as safe as we had hoped. Products are recalled every day and it’s important to stay up to date on those recalls in order to keep you and your loved ones safe….

poison prevention

More than 2 million poison exposures were reported to poison control centers in 2017. Nearly half of those reported were due to household items such as cleaners, cosmetics, and supplements. Poison prevention is vital in every household, but extra measures should be taken in homes with children, as nearly half of all poison exposures were in children younger than six….

At McCoy, Hiestand & Smith we value the health and safety of everyone in our community. Sometimes regardless of how careful we are the products we buy aren’t as safe as we had hoped. Products are recalled every day and it’s important to stay up to date on those recalls in order to keep you and your loved ones safe….

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