Category: Articles

Study: No amount of alcohol is safe for drivers in Ohio, elsewhere

Based on the findings of one study, consuming any amount of alcohol is dangerous for drivers and may contribute to them causing serious crashes. Unfortunately, drunk driving accidents occur all too often in Ohio, and elsewhere. In fact, the Ohio Department of Public Safety reports that there were more than 12,400 alcohol-related collisions in 2014 […]

Truck driver fatigue may be a symptom of obstructive sleep apnea

Truck drivers are more likely to be obese, placing them at higher risk for obstructive sleep apnea, which can lead to fatigue-related crashes. Anyone in Columbus, Ohio, who works a 14-hour day may find it difficult to stay alert throughout the shift. For over-the-road truck drivers, the irregular hours may make it even harder to […]

Study finds drowsy driving prevalent among young drivers

Drowsy driving is one of the biggest dangers on roads and highways both in Ohio and across the nation. Every year thousands of people are killed in car accidents that are attributed to driver fatigue. Now, as CBS News reports, a new study by AAA is showing just how prevalent the danger of drowsy driving […]

Increasing Number Of People Killed In OH Large Truck Accidents

With greater amounts of freight needing to be distributed across the country, trucking companies are struggling with a shortage of qualified truckers. Columbus motorists and drivers across the state are used to navigating the roadways alongside tractor trailers. Drivers may be familiar with seeing these massive vehicles on the road, and some may forget that […]

Auto accidents occur more frequently during nighttime hours

Studies show that driving at night can increase one’s risk of being involved in a serious car accident. When the sun goes down in Columbus, the highways and roadways are still bustling with cars carrying people to their destinations. Although driving can be dangerous at any time of the day, studies show that the risk […]