Texas Click it or Ticket- Why Use Seatbelts

  While most people are aware that seatbelts can save lives in that they can protect from bodily injury upon impact, there is little understanding on the actual laws involved. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Texas had 3,371 traffic fatalities in 2013 alone. Of that approximated number, it is estimated that 1,500

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Factors and Conditions in Texas Crash Reports

  In the official Texas Crash Report there is a section called Factors & Conditions. There are three subsections for officers to fill out, a) contributing factors, b) vehicle defects and c) environmental and roadway conditions.   The first two sections are the police officers opinions regarding what caused the accident. The environmental and roadway

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How Airbags Work

  According to reporting conducted by NBC News, the United States government has estimated that approximately 15,000 lives have been saved since the order on July 11, 1984 which required all vehicles to install driver’s side airbags, as well as through the extension of the law in 1989 to include passenger-side airbags. While we know

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Most Dangerous Highways in Texas for Teens

For many parents of teenagers, one of the biggest concerns regarding their children is when they get behind the wheel of a vehicle. This can be an especially stressful time when allowing teenagers this bout of freedom and many take care to ensure that the vehicle is properly maintained and promises are made to check

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Using Uber to Prevent a DUI

  It is common knowledge that Houston is the DWI capital of the United States as far as fatal accidents are concerned. While statistics may vary, Houston is at the top or near the top in serious injury accidents and fatal crashes involving alcohol. Combating the DWI dilemma can seem insurmountable at times but the

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