Drunk Driving – The Scourge of America

The holiday season is now over. And once again, drunk drivers got top billing. How bad is it? The Christmas holiday period usually ends up costing 320 lives lost on the nation’s roads every year. Another 365 fatalities happen during the three-day New Year’s...

Scuba Diving: How Dangerous Is It?

Until about 100 years ago, no-one had ever heard of scuba diving. Back then, diving was a dangerous activity: you wore a heavy suit and a metal helmet, and your air was delivered by a long pipe fed from the surface. Then came SCUBA – an acronym for...