Recent Posts in Auto Accidents Category

  • Car Accidents on Snow and Ice

    || 19-Jan-2018

    Over 1,300 people are killed each year in the U.S. in vehicle crashes caused by snow, sleet and ice, according to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). If this news is surprising, it shouldn’t be —more than 70% of the nation’s roads are located in snowy regions, and 70% of the U.S. population lives in these areas. While it doesn’t snow in Houston every winter, it does ...
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  • How to Make Sure You Don't Fall Asleep On the Road

    || 10-Jan-2018

    It’s easy to dismiss drowsy driving as a modern day concern. After all, it’s rarely in the media and it’s not something we think about when we think about thing that could go wrong on the road. However, drowsy driving is a significant cause of crashes. It is a factor in at least 328,000 accidents every year. These cost up to $109 billion in lost wages, legal fees, medical bills, ...
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  • Ford Recalls 680k Vehicles for Seat Belt Defect

    || 2-Dec-2016

    The Ford Motor Company has announced a major recall of over 680,000 vehicles due to a defect with their front safety belts. The company states that the front seatbelts may not hold people in a crash due to the heat generated when the seatbelt pre-tensioner engages. As a result, the system may fail, causing serious injury during an accident. To date, Ford has been made aware of two injuries as a ...
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