Monthly Archives: July 2013

Accident Prevention, Uncategorized | Jul 8, 2013

Tips for Avoiding Accidents with 18-Wheeler Trucks When Driving In Atlanta

Highway driving when you need to share the road with an 18-wheeler is dangerous, as these vehicles typically weigh over 20 times more than the standard passenger car. When accidents do occur, these vehicles often cause major accident injuries and vehicle damage, and it is thought that approximately 12% of all fatalities on the highway […]

Auto Accident Injuries, Uncategorized | Jul 10, 2013

Common Car Accident Injuries That Take Place In Atlanta

Many people suffer injuries after a car accident, and some of the most common affect the shoulder. The shoulder consists of a ball and socket joint made up of three bones: the humerus (or the bone of the upper arm), scapula (or the shoulder blade), and clavicle (or the collar bone). These bones stay together […]

Uncategorized, Under the Influence | Jul 15, 2013

The Hazards of Drugged Driving

Drugged driving is a major public health concern. It puts the driver at risk as well as other individuals who are sharing the road. The main concern of driving while under the influence of drugs is that any drug that works by acting on the brain could ultimately impair the driver’s judgment, reaction time, and […]

Accident Prevention, Uncategorized | Jul 18, 2013

Hitting a Deer: Tips for Minimizing Damage and Injury

In areas of the country where the deer population is high, hitting a deer can be a major concern. These accidents can be very serious, and the number of deaths related to car-deer accidents is increasing every year. However, if you know what to do when a deer runs in front of your vehicle you […]