Labor Day is approaching, and that means that lots of people are going to be heading out of town and into places they're not familiar with. Traffic crashes are on the rise around the country, and having an influx of people unfamiliar with local roadways won't help.
If you smoke marijuana and get behind the wheel of a car, you could be accused of driving under the influence. Does marijuana actually increase the risk of a motor vehicle crash, though? Research is mixed, which makes some people question how dangerous marijuana really is.
Self-driving or autonomous vehicles look like they're here to stay. We will probably see more and more of them in the future, and we may soon be sharing our roads with them in California. The notion of having a computer program driving us around town is pretty interesting, and it also brings up some serious morality concerns.
Aggressive driving is a problem on the roads of California even though law enforcement agencies do everything possible to curb this issue. Aggressive drivers can be found anywhere and can show up with little to no warning or notice. As a driver, you can avoid aggressive drivers by taking some simple precautions when behind the wheel in Manhattan Beach.
When you get behind the wheel without enough sleep, you may not think much of it. You probably think you'll get the things you need to get done over with before returning home to sleep.
A traffic accident has the potential to change your life instantly. Sometimes, these accidents aren't a result of a driver's negligence but instead a result of problems with the person's vehicle. For example, if a person just had his or her tires changed and the company did not install them correctly, the tire could come off and hit other vehicles.
Driving under the influence is a serious crime that law enforcement officials continue to work on curbing. Victims of DUI accidents can suffer traumatic injuries and even lose their lives. A charge for DUI is not just limited to alcohol and illegal drugs. One of the most common questions out there is can prescription drugs cause a DUI?
Car accidents can range in damage from minor to severe. The same can be said for the injuries they can cause to drivers, occupants, other motorists, bicyclists, motorcyclists and pedestrians. Being involved in a car accident is stressful, emotional and scary, even for the most minor of accidents. Injuries can add even more stress to the situation. So, what are some of the most catastrophic car accident injuries?
When was the last time your read your California Driver Handbook? Did you even read it when you took your driving test for the first time 10, 20 or 30 years ago? Even if you did read it once, way back then, it might be time to review the rules of the road. There's great information in your driver handbook that will keep you, your family and other Californians safe on the road.
In the early evening hours of a February day, a California woman lost her life in a car accident. According to officers with the Los Angeles police department, the victim was driving a silver Mercedes when a Jeep Renegade struck her car. The force of the crash sent the victim off the road causing her to crash into a home. The 64-year-old victim died at the scene of the car accident.