What Causes Side-Impact Collisions?

A side-impact collision is when the front of one vehicle crashes into the side of another vehicle. Side-impact accidents can cause a lot of damage to vehicles and serious injuries to passengers. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), in 2018, approximately 23 percent of all car accident fatalities involved side-impact collisions. There[…] Read More

What are Some Important Springtime Driving Tips?

Although drivers are at greater risk during the winter months, warmer weather creates road hazards as well. During spring, a motorist should be familiar with springtime dangers and how they can reduce their risk for a car accident. Listed below are some vital springtime driving tips to increase safety. Watch Out for Hazardous Road Conditions[…] Read More

Why are Car Safety Ratings Important to Consider?  

Choosing a vehicle to lease or own is a major decision. Consumers should take the time to research features of different models before purchasing a vehicle. One of the most critical vehicle features is safety. In fact, a Consumer Reports National Research Center survey confirmed that 65 percent of buyers believe that safety should be[…] Read More

Is Distracted Driving Increasing During the Pandemic?

Cell phones, social media, GPS devices, and other infotainment technologies have consistently been the cause of potentially deadly distracted driving accidents. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that 2,841 people were killed and approximately 400,000 people were injured in crashes involving distracted drivers in 2018. Alarmingly, the distracted driving epidemic has only gotten[…] Read More

What Should I Know About Head-On Collisions?

Head-on collisions are severe car accidents that cause injuries and deaths every day in America. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 56 percent of all vehicle fatalities occurred in head-on crashes in 2018 alone. Head-on collisions create many difficult legal questions, so it is important to contact an experienced car accident attorney for[…] Read More

Keep Teen Drivers Safe During Spring Break

After being cooped up all winter, drivers eagerly jump behind the wheel to enjoy countryside travels and weekend trips during the warmer months. This includes teenage drivers who may get their first taste of driving freedom during the spring. Still, teenage drivers lack both driving experience and confidence, which increases their risk of getting into[…] Read More

How Dangerous is Distracted Driving in the United States?

An article posted on Bloomberg.com sheds light on the ongoing epidemic of distracted driving in this country. Many states have laws prohibiting drivers from talking on hand-held phones when behind the wheel, while others have distracted driving laws. Even so, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that more than 3,000 individuals lose their[…] Read More

OnMyWay App Rewards Drivers for Safe Driving

 Texting and driving is now the number one cause of death of people aged 17 to 25 in the United States. This is a full-fledged epidemic. One company is addressing this problem by creating positive reinforcement for refraining from texting and driving. The OnMyWay app provides monetary incentives each time a driver travels one mile[…] Read More

Parents Worry About Risky Teen Drivers

Parents of Delaware teens may accept that their children need certain freedoms. They rightfully worry, however, about the choices their teenagers make when it comes to getting into a car driven by another teen. After all, new drivers are statistically involved in accidents because they lack experience, perspective, and maturity. Concerned parents cannot always protect[…] Read More