bed bug life

A Bed Bug’s Life: From Eggs to Creepy Crawlies

Unlike ants or bees, bed bugs will never be the subject of an animated movie. Small, brownish-red, and living on a diet entirely of blood, bed bugs only move from one place to another via luggage, furniture, or other soft surfaces. Once they take up residence in a home, hotel, condo, or apartment, they are …

how to treat bed bug bites

How to Treat Bed Bug Bites

“Good night, sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite,” may seem like a harmless little ditty until you experience the physical and mental anguish of actually being bitten by bed bugs. These little parasitic creatures can be found in five-star hotels, apartment complexes, furniture stores, or anywhere else there are soft surfaces and people. …

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When Your Uber Driver Goes Off the Rails: Uber Accidents and Pedestrians

Uber may have revolutionized the sharing economy with its convenient and easy-to-use app, but there are still legal gray areas when it comes to accidents. As independent contractors, drivers are responsible for carrying the auto insurance that covers not only their vehicles but their passengers as well. But what happens when an Uber driver collides …

truck accident collision

A Truck Accident is Not Your Ordinary Collision

It seems as though anything can happen when two cars collide. The laws of physics ordinarily determine how the cars are damaged, which drivers will be injured and how long it will take to clear the scene. However, there are laws of physics that often result in different outcomes when it comes to truck accidents …

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Safety Tips for Driving With Tractor Trailers

Every day we share the road with other cars, trucks, pedestrians, cyclists, and tractor trailers. Most of the time, we happily coexist between the lines and arrive at our destination safely. However, the consequences of a collision can be catastrophic, especially if the accident happens with a tractor-trailer. So, what can you do to stay …

distracted driving

Distracted Driving is Dangerous for These Drivers (Are You One of Them?)

It is no secret that distracted driving is dangerous. Each year, the US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) releases a report detailing the number of distraction-related deaths on American highways. In 2016, there were 3,450 fatalities due to some form of distraction while behind the wheel of the car. But what …

worst cities for bed bugs

10 Worst Cities for Bed Bugs

When family and friends ask you to bring them a souvenir from your travels, they mean a commemorative keychain or bottle of regional wine. They don’t mean for you to bring home bed bugs. Unfortunately, if you are traveling to one of the following cities, you may be bringing home more than you bargained for. …

signs of bed bugs

The Top 4 Signs of Bed Bugs To Check For Everywhere You Go

For minor and recently established infestations, it often takes even the pest professionals hours of searching to determine that you’ve got bed bugs. However, most cases proliferate from this stage, so it’s usually just a matter of looking around for a few common signs of bed bugs. Knowing what to look for can save you …