The Dangers of Driving While Fatigued

Categories: Car Accident Prevention

Scientists have long known that getting enough sleep is essential for people to operate at their best, both mentally and physically. However, many people report having driven while they were drowsy, as many as 1 in 24, according to a recent study by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Drivers who drive while…

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How to Avoid Car Accidents During Holidays & Vacations

Categories: Car Accident Prevention

With the holiday season upon us, there is more traffic on the roadways as people travel to visit family and friends more frequently. As you might expect, the number of accidents will increase during the holiday season because of DUI incidents, careless driving, distracted driving, and nasty weather. In today’s post, we will discuss the…

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Parents Must Be the Examples to Stop Texting and Driving

Categories: Auto Safety Information

Most people want to teach their kids to do the right thing, and they generally try to model good behavior in front of them. Unfortunately, many parents are falling short of the ideal when it comes to distracted driving. According to a recent study published in Academic Pediatrics, approximately 90% of parent drivers have admitted…

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How to Avoid Georgia’s Aggressive Drivers

Categories: Car Accident Prevention

Driving in Georgia can be a scary undertaking. Anyone who has spent time on Interstates 75 or 85 in rush hour traffic can tell you how dangerously some Georgians drive. We all know that aggressive driving has become a serious problem in Georgia. Every day, there are hundreds of car accidents throughout the state. These…

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Three Killed in South Georgia Ambulance Accident

Categories: Car Accident Prevention

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, three lives were lost last week in a tragic ambulance accident that occurred in Georgia. Two paramedics and a patient in the vehicle died when the vehicle collided with a tractor-trailer as it was speeding down a highway. Authorities say that the crash happened at about 5:00 a.m. on the…

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Seven Deaths in Georgia Over Memorial Day Weekend

Categories: Auto Safety Information

Law enforcement officers were busy throughout the state of Georgia over Memorial Day weekend. According to CBS Atlanta, many individuals were out on their boats on the long weekend, and there was one tragic death on a waterway. The DNR says that they issued 24 citations for boating under the influence, an illegal action just…

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Heavy Rains Cause Road Closures in Atlanta

Categories: Car Accident Prevention

The torrential rainstorms in Atlanta this week are causing roadway failures and motivating the Department of Transportation to close some routes. According to Fox News, the heavy rains this past week flooded out various roads and caused trees to fall all around the Atlanta metro area. Some highways are still impassible after the accident. In…

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Georgia Teen Injured in Golf Cart Accident

Categories: Atlanta Area Events

A group of teenagers on a golf cart caused a horrific accident earlier this month after the driver lost control of a small pink golf cart and the vehicle swerved off the road and into some trees. One of the victims of the crash, a teenager girl with the initials J.D. was found unconscious in…

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