The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that traffic fatalities dropped to their lowest level in a half century in 2008, not because of safe driving, but because of the deepest recession in generations.
The number of deaths: 37,261 (the smallest tally since 1961).
Good news? Hardly. But it’s the bittersweet reality on America’s [...]
Children killed every week in America’s driveways
The tragedies unfold with striking similarity: An Idaho father runs over his 22-month-old son while preparing his pickup for a wash, a Washington man kills his fiance’s 3-year-old when he rolls out of the driveway without seeing her tricycle, a Texas teen backs over a 14-month-old boy who had [...]
Ever tried summing up your car crash in 50 words or less for an insurance claim? Turns out, the results can be late-night-comedy funny. Check out these REAL claims on insurance forms that asked motorists to describe their crashes in the fewest words possible:
• I collided with a stationary truck coming the other way. • As I approached [...]