Car Accidents

Aggressive Driving And Road Rage, Part 1

Aggressive Driving And Road Rage, Part 1 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Most people have an opinion on the proper etiquette of driving. When someone violates that etiquette, the reaction can lead to dangerous driving and serious accidents. Road rage is the…

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Drunk Driving, Technology And The Law

Drunk Driving, Technology And The Law 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Drinking and driving is illegal in every state. Over the years, the law has recognized the danger of impaired driving and has cracked down on offenders. Many states lowered their…

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Car Accident Deaths Rose In 2012

Car Accident Deaths Rose In 2012 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

A mild winter may have contributed to the first rise in car accident deaths in several years. The National Safety Council issued a report indicating that 2012 saw more deaths…

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Bicycle-Car Crash Kills Florida Man

Bicycle-Car Crash Kills Florida Man 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

A 65-year-old Florida man was killed in Sarasota County this week when he was struck by a car while riding his bicycle. The fatal car accident occurred sometime after 9…

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Obesity Enhances Risk In Car Accidents

Obesity Enhances Risk In Car Accidents 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Obesity is a serious concern in the United States. In addition to a host of health problems associated with obesity, a recent study has concluded that obese people are more…

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The Connection Between Occupation And Deadly Car Accidents

The Connection Between Occupation And Deadly Car Accidents 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

A person’s occupation may dictate many aspects of his or her life. According to a study published in Accident Analysis & Prevention, the likelihood of dying in a motor vehicle…

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Fatal Car Accident Caused By Dog

Fatal Car Accident Caused By Dog 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

An excited Boxer dog jumped inside the open cab of a Chevy van driven by its owner. The dog somehow caused the accelerator to depress, backing the van into a…

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Electric Cars Are Quiet — Too Quiet

Electric Cars Are Quiet — Too Quiet 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

For years, luxury automakers have touted the benefits of a quiet ride. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is afraid that electric vehicles and hybrids have taken a quiet drive…

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A Shiny New Distraction Could Endanger Drivers

A Shiny New Distraction Could Endanger Drivers 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Anyone who has driven on a highway in the United States recently has likely seen the new style of billboards that is replacing the old stand-by. Digital billboards allow for…

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Highway Deaths Rise For First Time In Six Years

Highway Deaths Rise For First Time In Six Years 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Advancements in safety technology, awareness campaigns, changes in the law, and increased enforcement have been credited with the steady decline in highway fatalities over recent years. The data from the…

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Database Helps Make Florida Roads Safer

Database Helps Make Florida Roads Safer 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

A data collection tool known as Signal Four is helping law enforcement officials, as well as traffic engineers, planners, emergency medical providers and others pinpoint problem areas where accidents are…

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Texting A Larger Problem Than Most Parents Realize

Texting A Larger Problem Than Most Parents Realize 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

A new study conducted by Toyota Motor Corp. and the University of Michigan indicates that parents do not understand the extent to which their teens are texting and driving. The…

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The Line Between Life And Death Could Be The County Line

The Line Between Life And Death Could Be The County Line 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

When an accident occurs, people are instructed to dial 911. In a serious car accident, the amount of time it takes an ambulance to arrive could mean the difference between…

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