If you are planning on hitting the road this holiday season to visit loved ones, you’re in good company. According to USA TODAY, more than 100 million Americans travel between December 23 and January 2 nowadays, and more than 90 million of them do so by car.
According to the Insurance Information Institute, the lifetime chances of dying in a motor vehicle collision are approximately 1 in 645. Fortunately, most car accidents are not fatal. When you look at the lifetime chances of sustaining injuries, though, the odds are significantly higher.
Turkey might take center stage on Thanksgiving, but it would not be the same without stuffing, mashed potatoes, or cranberry sauce. Of course, for many Americans, that list also includes alcohol. Whether it’s cold beer or hot cider, families everywhere like to enjoy a few cocktails when breaking bread together.
Distracted driving collisions are particularly devastating because they are so easily preventable. They also happen to be incredibly prevalent, which means you risk getting into an accident with a distracted driver every time you get behind the wheel.
When it comes to finding the right attorney to represent your best interests, there are two kinds of qualities you should consider. First, there are qualities that all good lawyers possess, regardless of their practice area. According to Entrepreneur, these include:
According to The Orange County Register, a two-vehicle collision between a minivan and a sedan resulted in the death of one woman. The incident occurred on the 91 freeway in Anaheim on a Sunday morning earlier this month. The California Highway Patrol responded to the fatal accident shortly after 2 a.m. Investigators report that the woman who died in the collision had been riding as a passenger in the minivan.