Drunk Driving Devastates Lives

Drunk Driving Statistics According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a person is killed every 51 minutes due to crashes involving a drunk driver.  Drunk drivers are responsible for about 1/3rd of all traffic related deaths in the United States.  Additionally, around 290,000 people are injured each year in drunk driving crashes. … Continue reading

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Avoid Truck Accidents: Adopt these Trucker Safety Tips

The United States Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) dedicates time and resources to educating truck drivers about how to safely operate their commercial vehicles.  Obviously, avoiding truck accidents is in everyone’s best interests.  Did you know 30 % of all fatal accidents in work zones involve at least one large truck? … Continue reading

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Recognizing and Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) can result in temporary injury, permanent disability, or death.  A TBI can be caused by a jolt, blow, or bump to the head.  It may also be the result of penetrating head injury.  A TBI can be mild, resulting in a short change in mental status.  Alternatively, a TBI may last … Continue reading

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New Law Protects Safe Drivers

Everyone knows what car insurance is.  However, not everyone understands how car insurance works.  This lack of understanding has had disastrous consequences for some New York families. A new law in New York provides new additional insurance coverage for safe drivers. As we all know, New York drivers must buy car insurance.  Car insurance policies vary … Continue reading

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Winter Driving in Snow

Winter is here.  Like it or not, the next several months require driving in snow if we want to drive anywhere.  Whether this is your first winter driving in snow, or you are an old hat at winter driving, it doesn’t hurt to brush up on a few winter driving tips. Tips for Driving in … Continue reading

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