Parents in Colorado know that their kids need to be in car seats. But, is that car seat installed correctly? Chances are, it's not. According to the governmental website safercar.gov, three out of every four car seats are not used properly. Car accidents are one of the leading causes of deaths for young people so it is imperative that parents make sure their car seat is installed and used properly.
Distracted driving has become one of the most deadly causes of car accidents across the United States, including the Denver area. But, what is distracted driving?
Denver drivers are usually cautious and respectful of one another. Car accidents do occur, though. Many times, they are caused by drivers not paying attention for some reason, whether because they are distracted by something, or they have a medical condition.
With the recent return of winter weather to Colorado, the number of car accidents has increased. This past Sunday, on Mother's Day, the state saw quite a bit of snow. This caused numerous highways to be closed and many accidents.
Denver and car drivers from surrounding area know that seatbelts save lives. Unfortunately, not everyone has received that message and those that aren't buckled up can suffer serious injury and even death if they're involved in a car accident.
Pedestrians in Denver may suffer a serious injury or even death if they are involved in an accident with a car. Car accidents occur when they're least expected and can cause families to be torn upside down. The financial toll that these unexpected events can cause can be devastating for many families.
Colorado residents know a thing or two about snow. With the large amount of snow that falls in Denver and the surrounding areas for many months of the year most drivers are careful and prudent while driving. But snowplows can bring in a new complication for many drivers.