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Winter Driving Safety Tips

Winter weather presents hazards for drivers in Washington, D.C. and throughout the country. According to the AAA, severe weather is a factor in nearly 500,000 car wrecks and 2,000 road deaths every winter season. It is crucial for motorists to practice safe driving in the winter weather to reduce accidents.

Posted on February 17, 2020


Unforeseen Dangers of Anti-Drunk-Driving Interlock Devices

For more than a decade, law makers have been turning to technology to address the problem of drunk driving. Ignition Interlock Devices, or IIDS, are high-tech systems that are commonly used to combat DUIs. These devices require convicted drunk drivers to submit a self-administered breathalyzer test in order to operate their vehicle.

Posted on February 11, 2020


Cities Becoming More Dangerous for Pedestrians and Cyclists

Highlighting the extreme vulnerabilities of some road sharers, a global status report by the World Health Organization revealed that traffic deaths of pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcyclists made up more than half of all vehicular fatalities worldwide. Though the physical vulnerabilities are clear among pedestrians and cyclists,

Posted on February 3, 2020


Car Accidents and Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries are amongst the most severe back injuries that can happen. This can leave individuals with permanent medical conditions and lifelong medical expenses. The spinal cord is a bundle of nerves located in the spinal column, and it carries messages back and forth from the brain to the body.

Posted on January 20, 2020