Five States with the Most Careless Drivers: Where does Colorado Rank?

Colorado is a major destination for families during the holiday season as visitors to the state can engage in superb snow skiing as well as many other Christmas activities. As an example, the capital city of Colorado, Denver, offers many Christmas activities for the entire family. The Denver Botanic Gardens celebrates the season with more than a million Christmas lights illuminating the seventeen acres. The Denver Zoo offers more than 38 acres...

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Is Drugged Driving as Dangerous as Drunk Driving?

Since the advent of the motor vehicle, drunk drivers have plagued our streets and highways. But now, a federal report tells us a new threat is becoming increasingly prevalent- drugged driving. Even you may have even driven under the influence of drugs €“ and not even been aware you were impaired. But what exactly is considered drugged driving, and is drugged driving as dangerous as driving drunk?

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Does Bracing for Impact Help in an Accident?

A Boeing jetliner crashed near the East Midlands airport in England in 1989. The crash occurred during an emergency landing, killing a full third of the passengers on board. Doctors who attended to the survivors of the crash, found those who had €œbraced€ prior to the crash, were less likely to have brain trauma or concussions, regardless of where they sat on the plane. The €œbrace€ position in an airplane is head bend forward, feet planted on...

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What is the Value of Your Personal Injury Claim?

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What is the value of your personal injury claim? For those who have been involved in a personal injury case, it is an understandable thing to wonder. Indeed, determining how much specific injuries are worth is a crucial aspect of a claim. It can also be the most difficult aspect of the claim to determine. The negligent party in an accident€”or that person€™s insurance company€”may pay for medical expenses, lost income, permanent physical disability,...

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Lead by Example When it Comes to Dangerous Driving Habits

While most of us tend to think teens are the biggest texting offenders on the roadways, the surprising results of a recent study found middle-aged drivers have a high rate of collisions due to the use of their cell phones while driving. These results show that very few drivers really have a clear understanding of the risks associated with distracted driving. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported driver distraction was the...

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What Driving Personality are YOU?

In our minds, at least, most of us descriptively categorize the drivers around us as we race to our destinations. We might call them €œcrazy,€ a €œslowpoke,€ €œGrandma,€ or other names. In order to determine which driving personalities are the most common, drivers in the largest cities in the U.S. were asked specific questions. These questions included €œHow do you react to being tailgated,€ €œHow do you react to being cut off,€ €œAt what...

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Truck Driver Fatigue Poses Serious Dangers to U.S. Motorists

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The trucking accident last year which killed comedian James McNair and critically injured comedian Tracy Morgan has brought safety concerns about the trucking industry to the forefront. In particular, the subject of truck driver fatigue, which can result in serious or fatal collisions, must be looked at closely. In June 2014, a Walmart truck slammed into the limousine van Tracy Morgan and six other passengers were riding in. Reportedly, the truck...

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5 Most Common Driving Diversions

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, over one thousand people are injured every day in car accidents on U.S. highways. Contributing significantly to that number are distracted drivers. In fact, it is estimated that 10 people die each day in accidents caused by distracted drivers.

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