Tag: auto accidents
Have you ever experienced a fender bender? Perhaps every driver’s worst fear, it is nonetheless an unfortunate reality of the road: motor vehicle accidents occur every 60 seconds, worldwide. In this infographic, InsuranceHotline.com looks at some common causes of auto accidents.
It’s human nature to believe you will never have an accident. Everyone likes to think they are good drivers and can always avoid a crash. Unfortunately, the statistics do not lie. In 2010, there were about 5.5 million accidents reported to the police. That’s 14,846 a day, or 618 an hour, or 10 a minute. Worse, is the unreported number of accidents.
Did you know that car crashes are the number 1 cause of death for people ages 3 to 34? Or that California has the most vehicular fatalities? Learn more stats and facts about DUI’s and driving while distracted and get tips on how you can avoid becoming a statistic in this infographic.
The car accident infographic by the Chicago Wrongful Death Lawyers at Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. provides important data about the most dangerous counties in Illinois for drivers. This data was compiled using information from the Illinois Dept. of Transportation and U.S. Census Bureau Illinois Quick Facts. Get the facts about Illinois counties that proved to pose the highest risk for fatal car accidents in 2010 and 2011. Also get stats on improper seat belt use, rates of accidents per driving age and deadliest modes of transportation, so you know how to keep you and your family safe when on the road.
Town Centre Car Parks are becoming concerned about the number of incidents that occur in the UK, especially when it turns out that many of them could be prevented. They’ve teamed up with the Department for Transport’s well known Think! campaign to produce this road safety infographic all about shocking road incident statistics up and down the country and giving you advice on how to prevent them and stay safe.
On average, every 12 seconds in the United States someone is killed in a car crash. Of all fatal car crashes in 2012, 70 percent of those who died were men. Want to learn more shocking statistics about car crashes in the United States? Check out the infographic below presented by CarInsuranceQuotes.
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.
Over 9.5 million vehicles are involved in car accidents every year, but only about 80% of vehicles involved in insurance claims receive repairs. Learn more about the costs and consequences of auto accidents in this infographic, courtesy of Michael J’s Body Shop.