Unfortunately, car accidents can happen. In fact, everyone will be involved in a car accident at least once in their life. Whether it’s a minor accident or a major one, accidents happen, and it can be stressful or painful.
There are 350,000 traffic crashes alone in Florida each year. 1-800-ASK-Gary can provide you with the most common accidents to help refrain you from getting in another car accident.
The Most Common Accidents
One of the leading causes of accidents is distracted driving. Distracted driving includes:
Although we assume that distracted driving can be from using your cellphone, eating, drinking and grooming are other factors that cause accidents. When you’re driving you need to be focused on the road to avoid any potential accidents.
Drinking and driving are extremely dangerous and can kill someone or even you. When drinking alcohol, the mind gets skewed from making the right decisions. With the creation of Uber and Lyft, people can avoid drinking and driving and use the resources offered to them. Another form of distracted driving is driving while high. Doing drugs and then driving is completely unsafe and it’s important to make smart and safe choices before getting behind the wheel.
Did you know an estimated 8,730 people died in motor vehicle crashes in the first three months of 2021? Although you may feel like you’re in a rush, it’s always better to be safe than sorry. Follow the speed limit signs to avoid a potential crash.
What do I do if I’ve been in an Accident?
Call 1-800-ASK-Gary. 1-800-ASK-Gary is a free 24/7 auto accidents and injury helpline. we’ve helped more than 200,000 people injured in auto accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, and other types of accidents. If you’ve been injured or have questions, call our helpline at 1-800-ASK-GARY.