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How Does Volvo Plan to Improve Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety in Vehicles?

Vehicles have gotten safer in the past 40 years. Not as many people are injured in vehicle-to-vehicle crashes today; newer cars have a 22 percent lower risk of injury and a 66 percent lower risk of death, according to decades of research by Volvo. Automakers are therefore turning their attention to the most vulnerable road » Read More


What are Headlight Safety Tips to Help Drivers Avoid Accidents?

Winter has arrived on the East Coast, and the days are shorter. That means drivers will spend more time navigating roadways in the dark. Because visibility is reduced and the glare from oncoming vehicles can be blinding, even the most experienced driver can find nighttime driving a bit difficult. According to the National Safety Council, » Read More


How can I Take a Safe Road Trip During the Pandemic?

Fewer people are traveling this year because the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. At a time when travel is normally the busiest, more families are choosing to stay home and avoid the road trips they would normally take this time of year, particularly after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that staying home is » Read More


What Should I Do to Prepare My Vehicle for Cold Weather?

Technically, winter does not officially start until December 21, but now is the time that motorists should prepare their vehicles for the colder weather that is around the corner. Winter weather can be unpredictable. A fresh blanket of snow can quickly turn into slush when the temperatures rise, and the sun is shining. As the » Read More


What Should I Do If I am in a Rollover Accident?

When it comes to serious car accidents, rollover accidents are among the most devastating and destructive. In fact, they have the highest fatality rate, causing more than 10,000 fatalities each year. These accidents often occur when a motorist is driving too fast, or too fast for the road conditions, which can cause the driver to » Read More


What Should Drivers Know About Rollover Accidents?

When it comes to serious car accidents, rollover accidents are among the most devastating and destructive. In fact, they have the highest fatality rate, causing more than 10,000 fatalities each year. These accidents often occur when a motorist is driving too fast, which can cause the driver to lose control of his or her vehicle. » Read More


For What Benefits am I Entitled for a Catastrophic Injury?

As the name suggests, a catastrophic injury is characterized as a serious injury that often happens suddenly and without warning. Owing to the devastating nature of the injury, the victim will require extensive medical treatment, rehabilitation, and even long-term care if the injury results in permanent impairments. The costs associated with this treatment can quickly » Read More


How Will Assisted Driving Grading Improve Roadway Safety?

Thatcham Research and Euro NCAP recently announced the launch of a new Assisted Driving Grading system that will provide motorists with a better understanding of how to safely use the assisted driving technology that is available in most of today’s new vehicles. Too often, there is confusion over the capability and performance of assisted-driving technology, » Read More


How is Liability Determined in Left-Hand Turn Accidents?

Left-hand turn accidents are among the most serious traffic accidents, particularly if the motorist who hits the car that is turning is driving at a high speed. In fact, according to a study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), left-hand turns are responsible for 25 percent of all intersection crashes in the United » Read More


Is It Necessary to Report Minor Car Accidents?

One of the first things motorists should do when they are involved in a serious car accident is report it to the police, particularly when severe injuries and property damage are involved. Fortunately, however, most car accidents are minor fender benders in which the motorists walk away without a scratch, and property damage is minimal » Read More