Drunk driving accidents can result in tragic consequences. However, not everyone knows why alcohol increases these types of accidents. Alcohol can impact a variety of skills that are essential for safe driving. If you find yourself on the other end of a drunk driving accident, you may not know what your options are. Do not… Continue reading How Alcohol Causes Car Accidents
The Impact of BAC Levels on Drivers Even though it’s common knowledge that drinking and driving is a deadly combination, someone dies in a drunk driving crash every 52 minutes. Drunk driving crashes are avoidable by making a straightforward choice: not to drink and drive. Here’s what you need to know about alcohol consumption and its impact on… Continue reading The Effects of Blood Alcohol Concentration on Driving
We all know that drunk driving accidents are wrong. Driving while intoxicated is an illegal act that can lead to serious consequences for the driver, and anyone he or she may collide with on the road. However, in civil legal matters, insurance companies are quick to combat these types of claims. Knowing they’re wrong, why… Continue reading Why Do Insurance Companies Try to Protect Their Clients in DUI Accidents?
When you’re injured in a crash involving a drunk driver, you’re most likely considering what legal options you have to seek compensation for the injuries you have sustained. This means going through the process to hold the negligent party accountable. While most think about compensation as the primary focus, there are other benefits to filing… Continue reading Why Cases Against Drunk Drivers Are About More Than Just Compensation
Imagine this: You’re driving down the road when suddenly, another car collides with you, crashing into your vehicle. You may be hurt, but when you approach the other driver to exchange information, you smell a heavy presence of alcohol on their breath. Unfortunately, this is a situation that happens to countless individuals each year. Drunk… Continue reading Dram Shop Laws In Missouri
Drunk driving is one of the more serious problems on the road today when you consider exactly how much damage can be caused. There are so many problems that exist and drunk driving often results in individuals sustaining significant injuries as a result of the crash. As individuals, we may be able to take steps… Continue reading Can I Do Anything to Stop Drunk Driving?
Countless individuals go to bars or parties at night or on the weekend and drink. While in moderation it may not cause significant problems, even the slightest amount of alcohol can cause small impairments. The more alcohol consumed, the more the individual can become impaired. While it isn’t a problem to simply drink, the decision… Continue reading How Does Drinking Cause Impairment: What the Driver Sees
When you want to drive on the road, you expect to get wherever you’re going safe and sound. You take precautionary measures, understand how to drive in a defensive manner, and try to stay away from areas that may be considered dangerous. Unfortunately, you may not be able to prevent everything as some people make… Continue reading Ways to Identify a Drunk Driver on the Road
What happens when individuals on the road are impaired? With so many drivers on the road, the moment that one person is impaired by alcohol, it can lead to serious problems, including potential accidents that result in serious injury. Alcohol can cause the driver’s vision and decision making to be impaired, as well as an increase in… Continue reading How Victims Can Protect Themselves After a Drunk Driving Accident