Worldwide, 1.2 million people die in car accidents every year. Every year, 3 million people are injured in car accidents on U.S. roads. There are approximately 6 million car accidents in the United States every year. Many of these car accidents could have been prevented. They are the result of drunk, distracted, or negligent drivers.
Drunk driving, distracted driving, and aggressive driving are the top three causes of fatal car accidents in the United States. Every day, drunk drivers, distracted drivers, and aggressive drivers put the lives of others at risk, through erratic behavior or lack of attention on the road.
The statistics surrounding drunk driving are sta