Latest Accidents Stories

2011-04-13 00:00:27

Scientists stress hazard-detection training is needed to keep teen drivers safe Philadelphia, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 12, 2011 A recent study by The Children’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.

2011-04-08 00:00:29

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.

2011-04-03 06:52:39

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 year’s 33,808 fatalities.

2011-03-28 23:01:00

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.

2011-03-07 15:06:33

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.

2011-02-18 12:00:00

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.

2011-01-27 10:17:00

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An inaugural national research report released today from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and State Farm Insurance Companies® shows that the impact of teen driver crashes extends far beyond teen drivers' families and friends.

2011-01-01 00:16:52

The attorneys of the Dallas personal injury law firm outlines five tips for drivers this New Year’s Eve. Dallas, TX (Vocus/PRWEB) December 31, 2010 As 2011 draws near, many have begun planning their New Year’s Eve celebrations, which frequently involve holiday parties and gatherings with relatives and loved ones.

2010-12-27 12:13:00

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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