Speeding Accidents

Speeding On The Highway Leads To Accidents

It is no secret that Texas drivers tend to drive fast, especially on highways. Despite increased speed limits over the years, drivers seem to consider speed limits more like suggestions rather than the law, and many appear to be operating their vehicles at least five miles per hour (MPH) over the speed limit, according to…

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driving near an 18-wheeler

How To Drive Safely Near 18-Wheelers

Though we were taught to drive cautiously and defensively while on the road, many driving school lessons failed to cover safety procedures and best practices when it comes to driving near large trucks.

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Wrong Way Collision

Wrong Way Detection Technology Tested in Texas

Imagine driving down the highway and seeing a car headed straight for you. With only seconds to react, a collision with a wrong way driver is almost always catastrophic. Driving the wrong way against the flow of traffic happens more often than most people think, and the resulting wrong way crashes are often some of…

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Fall Roadway Conditions in North Texas

Lubbock Named Texas’ Fourth Deadliest City For Speeding

When we think about dangerous roads in Texas, usually the larger metropolitan areas come to mind, such as Houston or Dallas. Most of us consider Lubbock to be particularly safe as compared to the larger cities in Texas. Unfortunately, however, a recent report composed by the National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA) ranked Lubbock as the…

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hands free driving

Will Hands-Free Car Games Help Curb Bad Driving?

Most of us have experienced boredom and sleepiness while driving during road trips. The need to entertain drivers via podcasts, music, trivia, or car games with the family can be as necessary as gas for the car. Believe it or not, one company has taken driver entertainment a step further. Hands-free voice games are the…

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Running Red Light Deaths At All Time High In Texas

We all know that feeling we get when the traffic light turns yellow or suddenly red just as we are approaching the intersection. Most of us have been guilty of running a red light or two, whether accidental or not. While it can be an easy mistake to make and an easy habit to get…

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Spring Break Tips

6 Common Dangerous Behaviors of Teenage Drivers

As parents, we know the liberating, yet terrifying feeling when our teenagers start to drive themselves places. Sure, they completed their driver’s education classes with flying colors and you spent hours upon hours teaching them your own best practices and giving them lessons on the road. But what happens when you aren’t there? While it…

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Spoliation and Your Trucking Accident

Trucker Gets Prison Time For Watching Football While Driving

Across the United States, we’ve seen the devastation just one act of distracted driving can cause in a variety of scenarios, ranging from putting makeup on in the car, to eating while driving, to, of course, the prevalent act of texting and driving. While these are frightening behaviors drivers know should be stopped immediately, would…

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