A car accident can be extremely devastating. The injuries sustained can severely impact your life and alter the way in which you live it. That is why speaking with skilled car accident lawyers in New Jersey is imperative following an accident
Accidents are not exclusive to just one location, they can happen anywhere. However, it does seem that in certain places in the country, car accidents are more prevalent. There are many reasons for this including the high volume of motorists in that area, road conditions, distracted driving and preventative laws, and speed limits and other road regulations.
MSN Money reported the findings of an Allstate research project in which they compiled accident information from the largest 200 cities in the U.S. Their findings were that in the following cities you have a 50 percent increased chance or greater of getting into a motor vehicle accident.
10) Alexandria, Virginia
Population: 150,006 Average Time Between Crashes: 6.4 years Increased Chance of Crash: 55.9%
9) San Francisco, California
Population: 815,358 Average Time Between Crashes: 6.4 years Increased Chance of Crash: 57.3%
8) Jersey City, New Jersey
Population: 242,503 Average Time Between Crashes: 6.4 years Increased Chance of Crash: 57.5%
7) Hartford, Connecticut
Population: 124,060 Average Time Between Crashes: 6.3 years Increased Chance of Crash: 59.6%
6) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Population: 1,547,297 Average Time Between Crashes: 6.2 years Increased Chance of Crash: 60.2%
5) Providence, Rhode Island
Population: 171,909 Average Time Between Crashes: 6 years Increased Chance of Crash: 66.7%
4) Newark, New Jersey
Population: 278,154 Average Time Between Crashes: 5.9 years Increased Chance of Crash: 70.8%
3) Glendale, California
Population: 196,882 Average Time Between Crashes: 5.5 years Increased Chance of Crash: 80.8%
2) Baltimore, Maryland
Population: 637,418 Average Time Between Crashes: 5.3 years Increased Chance of Crash: 88.7%
1) Washington, D.C.
Population: 599,657 Average Time Between Crashes: 4.8 years Increased Chance of Crash: 107.3%
Increase your safety in accident prone areas
If you live in one of these cities there are ways in which you can protect yourself from being involved in an accident:
Do not drive while under the influence of drugs or alcohol
Do not drive distracted. Do not use cell phones or other handheld devices
Obey all traffic laws
Report aggressive or unsafe driving to the police
If you or someone you love has been injured in a motor vehicle accident, the New Jersey accident attorneys at Console & Associates P.C. are here to help. We will guide you through the sometimes complicated legal process of recovering the compensation you deserve. Set up your free consultation by calling (866) 778-5500 today.
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