You have probably heard people say that many train accidents cannot be avoided, at least not by those on the train. This is because some trains take over a mile to stop. If a car gets stuck on the tracks in front of it, they simply can't stop before a collision.
Drunk driving is always dangerous and illegal. At any age. In any setting. No one should ever get behind the wheel while intoxicated.
As a North Carolina driver, you likely wish you did not have to share our roads and highways with 18-wheelers. These huge trucks are so much bigger and heavier than your passenger vehicle that should you crash into one that jackknifes immediately in front of you, you and your passengers face a high risk of receiving serious injuries.
A terrible accident recently occurred in North Carolina when an SUV slammed into a pedestrian and then continued on and ran into a local Waffle House.
You have never enjoyed wearing a helmet on a motorcycle. Before moving to North Carolina, you lived in a state where helmets were optional. You usually opted not to wear it and never had a problem, so now you're wondering if you can make the same decision in North Carolina.
Fractures are very common in serious motor vehicle accidents. In many cases, they are relatively minor: broken legs, broken arms and fractured wrists. These are painful and sometimes expensive, but not life-threatening.