Drunk Driving - Page 2

  • 5 Common Causes of Philadelphia Motorcycle Accidents

    … Tending to children Drunk Driving Despite public education campaigns aimed at educating people about the dangers of drunk driving and harsh penalties for even first-time offenders, people continue to drive drunk on a daily basis in the Philadelphia area. Drunk drivers pose a significant safety risk to motorcyclists as alcohol intoxication can…

    Gabriel Levin/ levininjuryfirm.com- 14 readers -
  • Texas Drunk Driving Accident Statistics

    … Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 1,323 Texans were killed in drunk driving accidents in 2015 (BAC ≥ 0.08%). The 1,323 deaths caused by drunk drivers in 2015 accounted for a staggering 38% of ALL traffic fatalities in the state of Texas. Over 70% of alcohol-impaired drivers involved in fatal accidents had BAC readings of 0.15% or higher…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 29 readers -
  • Texas Ranks #1… When It Comes to Bad Drivers

    … The categories that were used to rank each individual state included the following: Rate of fatalities for every 100,000,000 miles driven. Failure to obey motor vehicle laws (traffic signals, failing to wear seat belts, etc.). Drunk driving (percentage of fatal crashes that resulted because of alcohol use). Speeding (percentage of fatalities…

    Rasansky Law Firm- 23 readers -
  • St. Louis Auto Crash Attorney – Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents

    … in prison and a $5,000 fine. For a person to be charged with voluntary vehicular manslaughter, it must be proved that: he/she was driving in either a severely negligent or reckless manner, and the reckless or negligent driving behavior caused a fatality The Cause of Fatal Car Accidents Many fatal car accidents are a result of driver negligence…

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  • The Most Dangerous Times on the Road

    … of fatal crashes were alcohol related. In 2013, all fatal collisions were alcohol related and in 2012, 20 percent of deadly accidents were caused by drunk driving. Do You Have to Drive on New Year’s Eve? New Year’s Eve and day not any safer for driving than around Christmas time. In fact, it can be more dangerous as alcohol is a more common factor…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 17 readers -
  • How to Avoid Car Accidents at Christmas

    … Christmas can be a miraculous time of year. It might be the one time you make the long drive back home or fly to visit your loved ones in another part of the country. Unfortunately, your holiday plans can be ruined by a car accident. With Christmas in Illinois comes winter weather, drunk driving, and a significant increase in crashes. In 2014…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 13 readers -
  • FAQ about Drunk Driving Accidents

    … Everyone knows that drunk drivers can seriously injure and often kill innocent people. However, despite the awareness of the risks of drunk driving, 64,024 people were recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in Pennsylvania in a single year.1 In addition, about 7,900 people suffered injuries in crashes that were alcohol-related…

    Gabriel Levin/ levininjuryfirm.com- 8 readers -
  • Traffic Fatalities Rising Nationwide

    … deaths and drivers should put their phones away while on the road. The NHTSA believes that cheap gas, human errors such as speeding, failure to use seatbelts, drowsy driving, drunk driving, and the strength of the economy and job market are more likely the causes of traffic fatalities. According to the NHTSA, there is no hard evidence that ties…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 17 readers -
  • MO Car Accident Frequently Asked Questions

    … of insurance coverage in the event car accidents and injuries occur. Unfortunately, drunk driving arrests, speeding tickets, and financial irresponsibility may cause drivers to ignore this requirement or allow their insurance to lapse. The Department of Insurance advises that drivers involved in accidents with uninsured or underinsured motorists should…

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  • St. Louis Auto Wreck Lawyers – Evidence Used Against Drunk Drivers

    … officer will conduct a breath test of the driver. The test is the strongest evidence against a drunk driver and can prove that the driver had a higher BAC than permissible levels. Police Reports A police report is used to document that an accident occurred, the involved parties, and the findings of the police officer. The report is an indicator of what…

    St. Louis Car Accident Attorney- 21 readers -
  • Number of Fatal Car Accidents Up 10% Over Last Year

    … be (and was) said about seat belts in the 1060s. We all know texting and driving is a serious problem, but unless we take steps to address the issue, the problem will only continue to get worse. While the implementation of stricter laws on drunk driving and safer lanes for bikes provide solutions to many traffic-safety issues, there is also a need for continuing…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 25 readers -
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