Parents want to keep their children safe from any dangers, most notably, while in the car. Most parents focus on car safety even before children are born, usually researching and acquiring the safest car seat months in advance. When it comes to keeping children safe in the car, there are many hazards to be aware […]
Month: March 2022
What Types of Injuries Do Rollover Accidents Cause?
There are few car accidents that are more deadly and destructive than rollover collisions. In fact, every year, more than 10,000 people are fatally injured in this type of crash, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Those who survive the crash often suffer a range of serious injuries. The type and severity […]
How Can I Avoid a St. Patrick’s Day Collision?
Along with the arrival of spring, March ushers in one of the largest holiday celebrations in the United States, St. Patrick’s Day. Honoring Irish Americans and Irish heritage, St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated each year by more than 37 million Americans, according to the National Retail Federation. The holiday’s tradition of alcohol consumption makes it […]
What Happens When a Road Defect Causes a Car Accident?
Car accidents are traumatic experiences, especially when they result in serious injuries or death. Accidents that occur due to the failure to maintain or repair the roadway are often considerably more emotional, as these types of collisions are almost always preventable. Utilizing data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Federal Motor Carrier […]
Do Drowsy Driving Accidents Increase Following Daylight Saving Time?
Spring is quickly approaching and it is almost time to turn the clocks ahead an hour for daylight saving time (DST.) While it is nice to have more daylight in the evening, the annual time change also comes with unexpected risks. Research shows that DST is linked to a six percent increase in car accidents […]