Auto Accident

The Most Dangerous Month to Drive is…?

September is the SECOND-deadliest month for vehicle-related deaths. What would you say is the deadliest month to drive? December, when people hit the road for the holidays? Or maybe March, when Spring Break revelers flood the streets? Would you ever … Continue reading

Auto Accident? Watch Your Words

Even the words “auto accident” can conjure images of devastation and feelings of fear.  They may even cause feelings of anxiety for recent accident victims. Personal injuries, vehicle damage, and the element of surprise can all cause frazzled nerves and … Continue reading

Avoid an Auto Accident: Help Your Car Beat the Summer Heat

We’ve all seen them on the road with us: limping or disabled cars with white smoke pouring out of the hood—cars that have fallen victim to the summer sun. Overheating is a leading cause of summer car trouble. Sometimes overheating … Continue reading

Hidden Risks of Auto Accident Injuries

Your heart is pounding.  You’re scared and disoriented.  You might even feel pain.  And then you realize it: you’ve been in an automobile accident.  Even a minor collision can leave you shaken up, but what you do next is critical … Continue reading

What Caused Toyota’s Acceleration Problems?

We know today the answer isn’t the electronic throttle control. A 10-month U.S. Department of Transportation study into Toyota’s unintended acceleration issues found nothing wrong with the vehicles’ electronics systems.  The exhaustive study, conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety … Continue reading

Severe Weather Driving Tips

If you live between Colorado and Maine, chances are you’re one of the 100 million Americans bracing for the “monster storm” expected to bury the nation in snow, ice, and sleet.  If you live anywhere else in the nation, chances … Continue reading

Mistakes to Avoid After an Auto Accident

Last week’s blog focused on ways to avoid an auto accident.  However, even if you’re a careful driver, you may find yourself involved in a collision.  When faced with a sudden, frightening experience like a car accident, your nerves run … Continue reading

Avoid an Auto Accident: 10 Tips from Hornberger Brewer’s Accident Attorneys

It may come as a surprise, but the vast majority of auto accidents—up to 90 percent—are completely avoidable. Of course, you can’t control the other drivers on the road, but you can take measures to increase your safe driving habits. … Continue reading

Car Accident Statistics

National Car Accident Statistics There are more than six million car accidents each year in the United States. A person dies in a car accident every 12 minutes and each year car crashes kill 40,000 people. The leading cause of … Continue reading

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