Drivers who have had little to drink tend to believe that they are not drunk enough to cause an accident. They give a number of excuses to prove that they are okay to drive. For instance, you may claim that you only had a few drinks, only beer, or … [Read more...] about The Risks Associated with Buzzed Driving
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Despite awareness programs and strict traffic regulations, distracted driving is still causing serious car accidents. Drivers still believe that a few seconds spent checking a text message or answering a phone call will make no difference; … [Read more...] about The Danger of Distracted Driving in School Zones
One of the most devastating and live changing injuries resulting from a motorcycle accident is a spinal injury. The spinal cord controls communication of the brain with the rest of the body, and any injury to the spine can cause permanent damage, … [Read more...] about Motorcycle Accidents and Spinal Injuries
Poor road conditions and a lack of timely medical treatment expose rural residents to an increased risk for fatal car accidents. For many people, living in rural areas is a rewarding experience. However, rural residents are exposed to a higher risk … [Read more...] about Are Cities Safer for Drivers Than Rural Areas?
It is estimated by the Federal Railroad Administration that an accident involving a train occurs every 90 minutes in the United States. With the extensive amount of tracks running through Missouri, it can be expected that some of these accidents … [Read more...] about Railroad Crossing Accidents and Negligence
Failure to yield right-of-way before a blinking red signal can result in strict fines and penalties. Motor vehicle drivers must obey traffic signals, signs, and pavement markings. For example, you must come to a complete stop when you see a … [Read more...] about Blinking Red Light and Right-of-Way Auto Accidents