There are some surprising stats around cycling accidents, for example, did you know that 4 out of 5 cyclist casualties are male? National Accident Helpline created this infographic after noticing a significant increase in cyclists contacting them after being injured in a road accident.
After a car accident, drivers may become flustered, or worse injured. For that reason, it is important to be aware of the important steps to make after an accident on the road. The law firm of Reeves, Aiken & Hightower LLP has created this infographic that outlines the top 9 things to do after a car accident. These steps include seeking medical attention, calling the police, collecting information from other drivers involved and taking pictures.
This infographic from Ankin Law takes a look at the the dangers that come with working in the food industry. From razor-sharp knives to 700 degree ovens, your favorite restaurant is more dangerous than you might think.
In 2010, 118,043 people died as a result of an unintentional injury, making it the 5th leading cause of death in the United States. Get the facts and learn how you can protect yourself from personal injury in the following infographic from Total Injury.
The odds of dying from a lightning strike are one in 134,906. Are you afraid of dying from strange types of injuries or accidents? You’re more likely to die of disease. TotalInjury.com takes a look at some “Unexpected Odds and Disproportionate Fears.”
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration statistics indicate that seat belt restraint use by accident victims has risen 85% between the years of 2001 and 2010. The great news means that less people are losing their lives not wearing a seat belt. This increase in restraint use is extending the lives of thousands drivers and passengers across the nation.
In an effort to educate young drivers about the dangers of distracted driving, Hardison Wood has created an infographic with the most important facts and statistics. In the US, a large proportion of accidents causing death or injury result from distracted drivers. As laws continue to become more strict for those that choose to take up their phones at the wheel, it’s necessary to keep yourself educated about your legal rights and how to avoid an accident yourself.
To celebrate the release of Skyfall and the reintroduction of the “Q” franchise, this infographic by Nationwide Vehicle Contracts looks at some of Bond’s most memorable cars and their crashes, plus speculates as to how the unforgettable Desmond Llewelyn might shave reacted with a unique “Q Rating System”
Distracted driving is becoming more and more common every day. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that there are over 15 individuals killed as a result of distracted driving every day. This infographic provides a visual aid to the important facts, statistics, and dangers of distracted driving.
Many people fear falling from high places, getting into a car wreck or being the victim of another tragic accident. People also fear less common events, like getting struck by lightning. What are the odds that occurrences like that would happen? What are the chances that you’ll die from some of these unusual types of accidents? This infographic by Total Injury takes a look at a few of them.
Distracted driving is a growing problem in the USA that costs thousands of lives annually. In the infographic below by 1-855-WIN-THE-CASE, see how being distracted while you drive increases the chance of being involved in an accident.
In the 45th year of Tom Simpson’s tragic death, leading law firm Accident Claims has put together an infographic which chronicles the fatalities of the Tour de France and highlights the dangers cyclists (and spectators) face with each race. Since the first competition 1903, the Tour de France has seen four cyclists suffer fatal injuries, as well as several deaths of spectators, demonstrators, children, journalists and officials.
Truck accidents are a leading cause of fatalities on highways each year. The following infographic, created for truck accident attorneys, Fried Rogers Goldberg in Atlanta, Georgia, includes statistics include where accidents were most common, what caused the most accidents, what types of big rigs are in the most accidents, what time of day accidents occur and other interesting facts.
The number of cars on the road has increased steadily over the last few decades, so you’d expect the number of road accidents and casualties to have increased along with it. But think again. Confused.com outlines some surprising changes in the number of accidents and vehicle-related offenses in England and Wales over time.