"Each day, people drive drunk more than 300,000 times, but only about 3,200 are arrested." Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) reminds us of the prevalence of drunk drivers on our roads. Every day, 27 people are killed by a drunk driver. Whenever … [Read more...] about 27 People are Killed By a Drunk Driver Every Day
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The majority of car crashes are caused by dangerous driving behaviors that are avoidable. According to the Insurance Research Council, over 5.6 million car accidents were reported in 2013. 1,591,000 of these crashes caused personal injury and … [Read more...] about 3 Most Dangerous Avoidable Car Accident Causes
Unfortunately, federal data shows that hit-and-run accidents have increased by over 13%. Drunk driving plays a major role in many hit-and-run accidents. Hit-and-run accidents are often deadly. On June 6, 2016, a pedestrian was struck dead by a … [Read more...] about Hit and Run Accident – Hit and Run Car Accident
The state of Missouri requires all motor vehicle drivers to maintain automobile insurance. However, according to the Insurance Research Council, 13.5% of Missouri drivers do not carry auto insurance. This means higher insurance premium rates for … [Read more...] about How many Missouri drivers do not have auto insurance?
Drivers in the age group of 15-24 years make up 14 percent of the population, but they account for almost 30 percent of medical bills related to automobile accident injuries. Approximately 253,000,000 cars and trucks are on American roads every … [Read more...] about How Does Age Affect Car Accidents?
Mental issues make for much more complicated claims because they are less apparent. Visible injuries, such as broken bones, are often easy to prove, making liability and the exact settlement amount the only matter to discuss. On the other hand, … [Read more...] about PTSD After Car Accident