The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that motor vehicle crashes have a $871 billion economic and societal Impact on U.S. citizens annually, nearly $900 for each person living in the United States.This extraordinarily high number illustrates the toll that crashes is taking on our nation’s people and economy. The NHTSA study found that drunk driving, speeding, distracted driving, and lack of seatbelt usage were the major causes of injuries and deaths in motor-vehicle crashes. It is our hope that with more public education, these dangerous behaviors can be eradicated to make our roadways significantly safer for all.
Any visitor seeking to read about collisions that involve some of the most common causes of crashes can click on any of the links to the right. Anyone who has been involved in an accident that was related to one of these special circumstances can read about other crashes with similar factors.
Anyone who has been injured in a serious collision and wants to learn about their rights and options should talk with an experienced injury attorney who can provide information and assess a potential claim. An initial consultation is typically free, and there are no up-front costs or fees associated with hiring a personal injury lawyer. Make sure your rights are protected everyone.