The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) worked together on a combined study of semitruck accident causes. According to their report, two of the biggest reasons these wrecks happen is that drivers are overworked and fatigued.
A teen driver who was involved in a fatal accident has been indicted and he is facing vehicular homicide charges.
In some car accidents, you are in no position to gather evidence. If you are trapped in your car - no way. If you are bleeding profusely - no way. If the only person around is the other driver, and he is scary - no way.
Everyone by now knows, or should realize, that distracted driving presents real hazards on our highways. But when most people consider what constitutes a distraction, few mention conversing with others inside of the vehicle.
Millennial drivers often get a bad rap, but are the accusations of inattention, reckless behavior and rampant texting behind the wheel warranted? According to USA Today, today's millennial drivers may, in fact, be as bad as many people say. So much so, in fact, that the publication reports that drivers between the ages of 19 and 24 are more likely to engage in dangerous driving behaviors than those across all other age groups.
Trucks can cause major damage, including severe injuries or even loss of life. A truck accident claim may help accident victims to receive compensation for their injuries.
A sidewall blowout can be very dangerous, especially at interstate speeds, sending your car out of control. It could cause an accident, leaving you and others with serious injuries.