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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.
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An inaugural national research report released today from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and State Farm Insurance CompaniesÂ® shows that the impact of teen driver crashes extends far beyond teen drivers' families and friends.
The attorneys of the Dallas personal injury law firm outlines five tips for drivers this New Yearâ€™s Eve. Dallas, TX (Vocus/PRWEB) December 31, 2010 As 2011 draws near, many have begun planning their New Yearâ€™s Eve celebrations, which frequently involve holiday parties and gatherings with relatives and loved ones.
Troopers Respond to 862 Crashes, Cite more than 5,000 Violators Statewide HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 27, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seven people were killed in traffic crashes investigated by state police during the four-day Christmas holiday driving period, Commissioner Frank E.
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