Two children are killed every week from backover accidents - many times involving a parent or caregiver. Highways and intersections are not the only places prone to car accidents. A large number of car accidents also occur in and around parking … [Read more...] about The Tragedy of Backover Accidents
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Head-on collisions are often serious because of the impact caused, leading to catastrophic injuries. Each year, on average 250 people are killed in crossover crashes, resulting in head-on collisions. Head-on collisions can occur in a wide variety … [Read more...] about Crossing the Center Line and Head-On Collisions
Because there is no incoming traffic to be crossed when making a right turn, drivers may become carefree and less cautious when making a right-hand turn. An unsuspecting motorist may be hit by a vehicle, or a pedestrian or a bicyclist may be hit by … [Read more...] about Carefully Making Right-Hand Turns
Merging accidents are a frequent occurrence on Missouri roads and a large percentage can be attributed to driver error. Merging into traffic can be a difficult and risky maneuver, especially in high traffic situations. However, it is a skill that you … [Read more...] about Avoiding a Car Crash While Merging Into Traffic
Parking lots are a place for potential accidents; though they are generally not serious, may still cause vehicle damage and bodily injury. Because of the movement of cars, bikers, and pedestrians, parking lots are a place for potential accidents. … [Read more...] about Doing Your Part to Prevent a Parking Lot Accident
Getting forced off the road by another vehicle can happen to anyone. This type of accident is usually a result of distracted driving. There are a number of situations that can cause a driver to be distracted - using a cell phone, adjusting the … [Read more...] about Were You Cut-Off by Another Car and Forced Off the Road?