- drowsy driving is a factor in one in six vehicle accidents? 14% of drivers ages 16-24 admitted to falling asleep while driving at least once in the past year. 10% of drivers of all ages admitted to this.
- young drivers are still texting while driving? Approximately 70% of drivers 18-29 text while driving. 50% surf the web while driving.
- more than 50,000 bicyclists were injured and 618 died from collisions with motor vehicles in the US in 2010? To stay safe, always wear a helmet. Before riding, check your brakes and tires. Use a bicycle that has front and rear lights. Yield to pedestrians and alert them as you approach with a bell, horn or vocal warning. Always ride in the same direction as traffic. Check out our personal injury blog to learn more about bicycle safety.
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