Dismal statistics for Jackson

There are more than 10 million car and truck accidents across the U.S. every year.  Many result in vehicle or property damage, but not in serious bodily injury.  For fender benders or rear-end collisions, many people simply resolve the situation with the exchange of insurance information, and perhaps a police report to determine fault. While these accidents are inconvenient, they are generally minor and do not result in death or catastrophic injury.  Continue reading

What Are the Child Car Seat Laws in Mississippi?

The car can be a dangerous place for small children if they’re not properly restrained in an age-appropriate safety seat. Mississippi is proof of this fact; more children die in road accidents in Mississippi per year than in any other state, according to 2017 research published in the Journal of Pediatrics. The underlying cause of many of these fatalities is clear – 38 percent of them were not properly buckled up at the time of the crash.

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What If My Pain After a Car Accident Was Delayed?

Mississippi has the highest rate of road accident-related deaths in the United States. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety reports that our state had a traffic fatality rate of 23 per 100,000 in 2016, which breaks down to 690 lives lost. Thousands more victims reported serious injuries, but what happens when a person doesn’t notice the symptoms of an accident-related injury until several hours or days pass?

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4 Defensive Driving Tips to Help You Avoid a Collision This Holiday Season

You have probably heard the term “defensive driving,” but have you ever stopped to think about the kinds of skills it might require? The National Safety Council established the first defensive driving course in 1964, which means nearly all motorists on the road today have had the opportunity to learn about this approach since the day they got their license. But how many have actually enrolled in such a course, and how many know how to apply its principles when behind the wheel?

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