In an effort raise an awareness for key safety issues, the National Safety Council has dubbed June ‘National Safety Month.’ While the campaign targets a variety of issues, perhaps one of the most important for Little Rock residents to consider is road safety. A recent statistical projection by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates a total of 32,850 traffic fatalities due to motor vehicle crashes in 2013. Unfortunately, sometimes even the safest driver’s find themselves in auto accidents.
If you have been injured in car accident and you are in need of a Little Rock auto accident attorney to handle your case, call 501-588-0082 to schedule a consultation at the law offices of Alan LeVar.
Despite the alarming number of traffic fatalities, there are some basic things you can do to reduce your chances of ending up in an auto accident:
- Maintain your vehicle with regular service
- Don’t be a distracted driver
- Always buckle up
- Never drink and drive
- Obey the speed limit
- Don’t drive drowsy
- Drive according to the conditions
- Be a defensive driver
- Don’t tailgate
- Share the road with pedestrians and bicyclists
While these safe driving tips will help you drastically reduce your likelihood of being involved in an auto accident, they cannot guarantee your safety.
If you or someone you love has been injured a car crash, contact the Law Offices of Alan LeVar at 501-588-0082 to schedule a consultation with one of our experienced Little Rock auto accident attorneys.