Motor Vehicle Accidents Archives

Motorcycle safety month helps raise awareness

Motorcycles can be dangerous if not enjoyed properly. While some accidents cannot be prevented, most are caused by negligence, weather, or inexperience. During motorcycle safety month, we're talking about key statistics, causes of motorcycle accidents, and tips to share the road.

Keeping Truckers Safe: Not All Truck Accidents Are The Trucker's Fault

First, let's be upfront: Not every truck accident is the result of truck driver or truck company negligence. Some car drivers take unnecessary risks to sharing the road with semi-tractor trailers and large construction vehicles.

Why don't school buses have seat belts?

It's a good question.

We did a little digging and found an old 2010 report in Today that described it as such: "Because modern school buses are already remarkably safe, and because seat belts don't work the same way in buses as they do cars, research shows." The report goes on to cite a figure from the National Safety Council that school buses are roughly 40 times safer than the family car.

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