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Automotive Accident Law

Hit and Run Accidents

While there are laws in each of the fifty states that clearly outline the illegality of leaving the scene of a car accident, there are still those who ignore both the law and basic decency. A common scenario for such is that in which a driver accidentally collides with an unoccupied vehicle in a parking [...]

Common Causes of Car Accidents

These are the most common causes of car accidents: 1. Drivers that are Distracted There are many distractions, yet according to a test that was performed by the Department of Motor Vehicles in Virginia and Commonwealth University in Virginia, rubbernecking — or decreasing your mileage to look at another accident — was the cause of [...]

Car Accident Statistics in the US

Car crash statistics show that while there were more auto accidents in 2005 than there were in 2000, there were more injuries in 2000 than in 2005. This is probably the result of stringent seat-belt laws, stepped-up enforcement of DWI laws, and advanced safety equipment. Those factors didn’t prevent the death statistics. Deaths from auto [...]