Illegal Marijuana Use Among Drivers is on the Rise


The results of two much anticipated studies regarding drunk driving and driving under the influence, conducted in 2013 and 2014 by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), were recently released. The first study revealed that while the number of drunk drivers has significantly decreased, the number of drivers getting behind the wheel while under the influence prescription drugs and marijuana is on the rise and causing serious safety concerns. The second study proved that... Read More

Why You Should Never Discuss Your Auto Accident on Facebook (or Any Other Social Media Site)


In today’s society, social media is practically inescapable.  Whether it’s Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat or Pinterest, people are sharing intimate details of their personal lives with family, friends and sometimes even complete strangers! However, there is such a thing as sharing too much information on social media. One instance of this is people who post […]

Teenage Deaths Due to Traffic Accidents is on the Rise


Teenage occupants (ages 16-19) accounted for 60% of vehicle deaths in 2012. Of these deaths, 54 percent occurred in vehicles driven by other teens. Moreover, 14 percent of accident involving passengers of all ages occurred when a teenager was behind the wheel. These are startling statistics for teenager deaths for two reasons: first, the loss of life at such a young age and second, teenagers do not make up a large portion of the US population. The scope of the issue In 2010, roughly, 2,700... Read More