Why is it Dangerous to Pass on the Shoulder of a Highway?

Rush hour traffic, construction work, broken down vehicles, and car accidents are some of the most common reasons drivers feel the temptation to ride on the shoulder of a highway. While it may appear to be a quick solution to avoid timely delays, this reckless driving behavior puts the safety of other drivers, passengers, and pedestrians at serious risk. Is Driving on the Shoulder of a Highway Illegal? Driving on the shoulder of a highway to avoid traffic is against[…] Read More

What Should I Know About Tree-Related Car Accidents?

Sometimes, weather events can cause unexpected accidents to happen. A fallen tree can cause a car accident, which is more common than you might realize. Trees can cause massive damage and even injuries and fatalities. Our roads and highways are normally lined with trees, so if one tree falls a certain way, it can cause drivers to suddenly stop or swerve. What Causes Trees to Fall? There are several reasons that can cause trees to fall. Often, it is because[…] Read More

What Are the Dangers of Reckless Driving?

Reckless driving is one of the most preventable causes of serious and often fatal car accidents. Speeding, failing to obey traffic signs and signals, careless lane changes, and tailgating cause a multitude of car accidents each year that kill hundreds of innocent victims and injure thousands of other drivers, passengers, and pedestrians. It is important to review behaviors that are indicative of reckless driving in order to prevent car accidents. What Are Common Reckless Driving Actions? A driver that chooses[…] Read More

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