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Posted in Car Accidents on December 31, 2011
According to the State of New York Department of Motor Vehicles there were:
Some auto accidents are related to non-human factors such as bad weather conditions (rain, snow, black ice, etc.) that contribute to car crashes, however, the majority of auto accidents are the result of human factors while driving. The number one reason for auto accidents related to human factors was driver inattention or distraction (49,833 accidents). The second reason was tailgating or driving too close to the car that’s in front of a driver (40,666 accidents). These two human factors alone represented 28.7% of all accidents in New York.
Below are 10 safe driver tips that help minimize vehicle accidents: