Fatal Car Accidents: $6M Per

AAA has released the results of its latest study on the average cost of car accidents and the auto club reports that a fatal car accident costs, on average, $6 million.  This is sharply up from the average cost reported in 2005 of $3.24 million.  “The cost of crashing is exponentially so much more than we […]

NTSB Recommends Total Ban on Driver Cell Phone Use

The National Traffic Safety Board has issued a recommendation that all driver use of cell phones and other portable electronic devices be banned in all cases, except to make emergency calls. The recommendation, unanimously agreed to by the five-member board, applies to both hands-free and hand-held phones and, as such, significantly exceeds any existing state […]