Shocking Connecticut Car Accident Statistics
Car accident injuries can be quite devastating. If you or your loved one were injured in an accident, the lawyers at McEnery Price Messey & Sullivan urge you to seek immediate medical attention whether from your primary care provider or at the emergency room.
According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, in 2013 there were 255 fatal car accidents and 276 car accident deaths in the state of Connecticut.
AAA reports that one of the leading causes for car accidents continues to be distracted driving. This same research shows that those who drive distracted are more likely to speed, drive recklessly, drive while drowsy or drive without wearing a seatbelt.