Does Spring Forward Make Accidents More Likely?

The spring forward period each year makes it difficult to get adjusted to that lost hour of sleep, but it also has dangerous traffic impacts too. In fact, research from the University of Colorado, Boulder shows that fatal vehicle accidents in the US increase by 6% during the work week that follows the spring forward… Read More »

How to Prevent Car Accidents with Pets

It seems like a great idea to bring Fido along for every road trip you can, but this carries some risks. If you’re planning to travel with your dog, make sure that you have a plan in place to protect you and everyone inside the car. If your animal is not restrained and serves as… Read More »

Do Breathalyzers Help Reduce Accidents?

It’s been said that over 74,000 car starts have been blocked by the use of ignition interlock devices. These devices won’t start the car if the driver blows into the device with alcohol on their breath. New studies, however, indicate that breathalyzers might not help to reduce accidents. The number of devices in use has… Read More »

Whiplash 101: Know the Facts

If you’re hurt in a motor vehicle accident in San Francisco, there’s a chance that this was caused by another person’s reckless behavior. There are many different kinds of injuries you might have to cope with after the crash and one of these is whiplash. Understanding how whiplash works makes you more likely to get… Read More »