If you have a habit of speeding while you're driving, then you’re directly placing yourself and others in harm’s way. Speeding is a dangerous disregard for road safety that makes accidents more likely and it intensifies the severity of the resulting injuries. You may have reached this point without any accidents, but this is only because of luck and it won’t last forever. … [Read more...]
The Impact of Injury From Accidents on Your Health as You Grow Older
Injury and other accidents can have long-lasting effects on an individual's health, especially as they grow older. The impact can range from physical pain and discomfort to mental health issues that can significantly affect one's quality of life. This article explores how injuries from accidents can affect an individual's health as they age. The Nature and Extent of the … [Read more...]
The Benefits Of Investing In High-Quality Driving Shoes For Both Comfort And Safety
Driving shoes have been around for quite some time, and while some may see them as a mere fashion statement, the truth is that investing in a high-quality pair can greatly impact both your comfort and safety on the road. In this blog post, we will delve into the numerous benefits that shoes can provide, debunk common misconceptions, and guide you on how to choose the right … [Read more...]
What Holiday Causes the Most Car Accidents?
Holidays are a time of fun, gratitude, love, and happiness. People plan trips and vacations to spend their holidays with the ones they love. But, unfortunately, car accidents also increase during holiday. For example, around the Christmas holidays in 2020, more than 3000 traffic-related fatalities were recorded in the U.S. To learn more about why car accidents are common during … [Read more...]
How Dangerous is Atlanta for Drivers?
Atlanta is the capital city of the US state of Georgia. The population in 2018 was just under 500k, which ranks it at #37 in the US. The city has a long and fascinating history, with plenty of cultural attractions to keep visitors interested. It’s also attracting millennials, as it boasts a low cost of living compared to many other US cities, and the commutes are not too bad. … [Read more...]
Driving Safety Tips for Your Teenager
According to the WHO (World Health Organization), more than 37,000 people die in road accidents in the United States every year. Of that number, about 8,000 people get killed because of drivers who are between the ages of 16 to 20. While learning to drive is an essential rite of passage for most teenagers, driving can and is a dangerous activity. Here are some critical road … [Read more...]
Things You Must Be Aware Of About Car Accidents
A busy highway can be a dangerous place to travel on. Advance preparation, safety checks and defensive driving can keep you safe to a certain extent, but the situation can still be unsafe when you venture deep into the urban jungle. Although it isn’t your intention to get involved in a car accident, but being aware of certain important points when being involved in a car … [Read more...]
The Psychology Behind Avoiding Car Accidents
Ensuring road safety is something that all of us should be concerned about. Still, the question remains: how do we make machines and engines a lot more efficient? What should be done so that accidents are effectively avoided? What should drivers and pedestrians do to contribute to a 100% accident-free future? These are just some of the questions that we should be asking. To … [Read more...]
Personality Traits That Are Risk Factors For Accidents: Do You Have Them?
Agencies that keep records of traffic mishaps refrain from referring to such incidents as ‘accidents’ and just call them ‘crashes.’ To them, the term ‘accident’ connotes something totally out of the control of the people involved. However, that is rarely the case. Oftentimes, crashes are because of negligence and other reasons that would have been easy to address. One of the … [Read more...]
4 Examples of Truck Driver Negligence That Can Easily Lead to an Accident
The average automobile likely weighs close to a ton and a half, or approximately 3,500 pounds. A car accident occurs when two such moving collections of metal and human flesh collide on the highway. Automobiles are not the only heavy vehicles moving rapidly down the highway, however. Contrast the average car to the immense commercial trucks that share the highway, some of which … [Read more...]