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  • Back to School Safety: Tips for Students, Parents & Drivers
    Back to School Safety: Tips for Students, Parents & Drivers

    By: Allan M. Siegel A new school year is an exciting time, and while new teachers, courses, and classmates may offer plenty of reason to feel happy about the year ahead, there are as many reasons for ...

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  • CDC: Sports, Rec TBI Send Over 280K Children to ER Each Year
    CDC: Sports, Rec TBI Send Over 280K Children to ER Each Year

    By: Allan M. Siegel Today, there’s little secret about the risks of head injuries in contact sports and other forms of recreational activity. Major cases and studies, including the landmark $1 billion ...

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  • Family of Pro Football Star Junior Seau Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit with NFL
    Family of Pro Football Star Junior Seau Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit with NFL

    By: Allan M. Siegel Earlier this month, on October 5, 2018, the family of pro football star Junior Seau reached a settlement agreement in a wrongful death lawsuit against the NFL. Seau, a Hall of ...

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  • NFL Pays Out Over $500 Million in Claims in Concussion Settlement
    NFL Pays Out Over $500 Million in Claims in Concussion Settlement

    By: Allan M. Siegel In late July, the special master overseeing the National Football League’s concussion settlement announced that just over a half a billion dollars in claims have been paid out to ...

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  • NCAA Concussion Trial Could Mean Big Changes for Collegiate Football
    NCAA Concussion Trial Could Mean Big Changes for Collegiate Football

    By: Allan M. Siegel It has been over a year since a landmark $1 billion settlement was finalized between the National Football League (NFL) and thousands of former players and families who sought ...

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  • Researchers Find Shocking But Expected Results in Brain Study: 99% of Former NFL Players Had CTE
    Researchers Find Shocking But Expected Results in Brain Study: 99% of Former NFL Players Had CTE

    By: Joseph Cammarata Following years of litigation and ongoing research, the full scope of brain injury risks faced by professional football players is becoming clearer – and the new evidence is ...

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