Some might think that the best way to prevent an auto accident is to get an automobile with the best safety features. While driving a car that does have modern safety features such as an anti lock braking system, side-impact air bags, good tires and other safety features are all important to lessen the effects of an auto accident.
It is fairly well know that it helps drivers, especially new car drivers, to discuss an auto accident with somebody who has who has been personally involved in an accident. Start by listening as what someone else tells you may help you to be a better driver and very well stop a wrongful death from happening.
Our firm’s car accident attorneys know that auto accident prevention is very important as people tend to take it much more personally, are motivated to listen and get the listener to realize that this could all easily happen to them after personally hearing about a car accident. These accident not as personal and people are less likely to be impacted by someone else’s pain and suffering that they do not know.
It is even more important that teenage drivers are exposed to this personalized information whether in a classroom or in person as they have the highest number of death rates in auto accidents. Many of them do not get to listen to or meet people who have been in car accidents due to the online courses one can take or by mail. Some of them have very poor driver’s training.
Some things that can be done for people who are least likely to hear a personal experience in an auto accident:
- Ensuring that teens watch a video either at home or in school.
- Teaching teens or new drivers the statistics of how many people get into car crashes and why.
- Providing safety tips and entering them in car accident prevention programs.
- Having somebody who has been in a serious car accident come into classrooms to share their personal experience being in one.
Merely hearing about or looking up someone else’s personal experiences in auto accidents is simple to do, but few do it. That is why it is very important for these stories to be shared beforehand. Hearing other people share their stories in auto accidents allows for people to become compassionate and empathetic for others so they will hopefully not repeat the mistakes of others and at the same time might instill a healthy amount of fear and caution so that not only new drivers but any driver will become a better driver.
If you are a veteran or a rookie on the road, make sure that you are covered by the best auto insurance policy that you can afford.
Call us now at 1-858-551-2090 or click here for a free consultation with an experienced car accident attorney and find out how we can help you. We speak English and Spanish, and we look forward to providing advice for your case. No fee if no recovery.
SENIOR PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY & FIRM FOUNDER
Michael Pines is a former insurance company attorney who graduated from the University of California Hastings College of the Law in 1987. While he was an insurance attorney, he learned from behind the scenes how insurance companies work and how they decide how much to pay injured people. Now that he works against insurance companies, Michael’s inside knowledge has resulted in significant benefits to his clients injured in car accidents. Learn more about Michael Pines