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Elevated summer fatality rates highlight road risks for not only teenage drivers, but also their passengers and other motorists, Pennsylvania auto accident attorney says. Scranton, PA (PRWEB) July 01, 2011 School is out and the summer driving season is on.
Researchers studying driving habits and accident rates among the elderly found a majority surveyed supported mandatory retesting of drivers based on age while saying they would hand over the keys if a doctor or loved one said they were no longer fit to drive.
AUSTIN, Texas, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- During its annual industry conference Injury Sciences LLC announced the release of WrExpert Pro(TM), the next and most advanced generation of software for the scientific analysis of vehicle damages and related auto injury claims.
Scientists stress hazard-detection training is needed to keep teen drivers safe Philadelphia, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 12, 2011 A recent study by The Childrenâ€™s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and State Farm Insurance Companies ® hones in on the most common errors teen drivers make that lead to a serious crash.
Automobile accidents can often aggravate pre-existing injuries that a victim already had. However, getting an insurance company to pay compensation for these injuries can be difficult.
Despite an increase in the number of miles driven in 2010, traffic deaths fell 3% to its annual low of 32,788, compared to the previous yearâ€™s 33,808 fatalities.
AUSTIN, Texas, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With technology at their fingertips, drivers are constantly faced with distractions such as talking or texting, putting their safety and that of others at serious risk.
WASHINGTON, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gathered in a U.S.
Elderly drivers are half as likely to see pedestrians on the sidewalk due to a limited field of view, and compensate in part by driving more slowly.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Deaths in crashes on Pennsylvania highways climbed to 1,324 in 2010, an increase of 68 from the year before, according to Acting PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch, P.E.
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