Tennessee - The birthplace of the Blues
Tennessee is the 36th largest and the 17th most populous of the 50 United States. The Appalachian Mountains dominate the eastern part of the state, and the Mississippi River forms the state's western border. Tennessee's capital and second largest city is Nashville, which has a population of 601,222. Memphis is the state's largest city, with a population of 653,450.
Motor vehicle collisions are a major public safety issue in Tennessee. The Governor's Traffic Safety Office provides an high-quality map with information on the data and statistics related to accidents across the state. The Tennessee Department of Transportation provides the latest updates in traffic safety and road information for the state.
In Accident Data Center, find information on recent Tennessee accidents here:
Where to find support to prevent or cope with accidents in Tennessee
Tennessee Traffic Safety Resource Service provides information related to many aspects of traffic safety: child passenger safety, teen driver education, motorcycle safety, senior driver safety, hispanic outreach, commercial trucking safety, and more.
The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security offers a Motorcycle Rider and Education Program with two intensive courses to prepare riders for the challenges that the streets offer.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving aids the victims of crimes performed by individuals driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
What to do after a serious injury accident in Tennessee
When someone has been injured or killed in a motor-vehicle collision in Tennessee, the accident victim and their family members are left with medical bills, lost income, and other costs. It is important to get legal assistance
to help the accident victim recover, or when the accident is fatal, to help the family members begin to recover from their losses. Learn more about how a Tennessee personal injury attorney
will help injured victims and families.