Category: Motor Vehicle Accidents

Are ride-shares causing an increase in motor vehicle accidents?

Many people know just how dangerous it is to drive after consuming alcohol. To avoid doing so, they will often use a … motor vehicle accidents

Too many motor vehicle accidents caused by distracted driving

Most people here in New York have experienced¬†a car crash at some point in their lives. Usually,¬†the damage … motor vehicle accidents

Car accident takes the life of 82-year-old man

People often assume that younger drivers are better than older drivers. Though there might be some statistical evidence for … motor vehicle accidents

Does “buzzed driving” cause motor vehicle accidents?

The consumption of alcohol is a common way for people to celebrate or relax. Generally speaking, there is nothing wrong with … motor vehicle accidents

Is the rate of motor vehicle accidents in NYC increasing?

Getting into a car accident seems to be a fact of life for most people. The hope is that if it happens, it will be minor and … motor vehicle accidents

Risk factors in drunk driving crashes

In New York, as elsewhere, it’s illegal to drive with a blood alcohol concentration of .08 grams per deciliter or higher. … motor vehicle accidents

How DST leads to spike in fatal crashes every year

The journal Current Biology has published a study saying that daylight saving time contributes to a 6% increase in fatal … motor vehicle accidents

Early school start times may factor into teens’ negligent driving

The Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine published a study suggesting a link between school start times and the rate of car … motor vehicle accidents

Technology not yet able to overcome car accidents

Many people in New York look forward to the development of autonomous vehicles, hoping to remove the issue of human error … motor vehicle accidents

Nonprofit group maps the nation’s leading accident hotspots

Three intersections in New York City are among the nation’s worst traffic accident hotspots according to a study released on … motor vehicle accidents