Off the field, it's been a tough season for those connected to the NFL and the SuperBowl was no break from seemingly consistent occurrence of fatal motor vehicle accidents. No players were involved in this particular crash; the fatal accident victims were relatives of Delanie Walker of the San Francisco 49ers.
In the last 10 years, dozens of workers have been injured by explosions and sudden fires at refineries - from oil refineries to sugar refineries - across the United States. Three such explosions took place right here in Texas:
Earlier this week we blogged about how the first week of February is the American Burn Association's Burn Awareness Week.
After a number of deadly incidents at oil and gas storage facilities over the course of the last 20 years, federal investigators are these facilities to better secure their storage sites.