Entries by Pete Burns

How Night Driving Contributes to Drowsiness

Drowsy driving is one of the greatest dangers on America’s roads. While only 25% of our driving takes place at night, the National Safety Council reports that half of all traffic fatalities happen at night. Driving while drowsy puts you and other people at risk; and driving at night can actually make fatigue even worse. […]

Who Is At Fault for a Left Turn Accident?

Left turns are a major cause of car accidents. In a study looking at accidents occurring at intersections, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that over 22% of crashes happen because of a left turn. If you have been hurt in a left turn crash, you may wonder who’s responsible. Speaking with an Alabama […]

What Happens When You Are Injured by an Aggressive Driver?

Aggression has no place on the road, but traffic, long traffic lights, and other uncontrollable issues can bring out the worst in some drivers. Aggressive drivers often take unnecessary risks and intentionally drive dangerously to get revenge for a real or imagined slight, putting everyone else on the road at risk. If you are injured […]

Tips for Avoiding Accidents with Commercial Trucks

Commercial trucks are an important part of the economy, so you can spot them on roadways all over the United States. As a result, it’s important to know how to drive safely and appropriately while near a tractor-trailer. While all car accidents can have tragic outcomes, collisions with tractor-trailers are far more likely to be […]