Dangerous Way to Travel

Representing Orlando, Tampa, Miami and Nearby Areas of Florida

Every morning when you get in your car to go to work or take the kids to school, you are truly taking the lives of all your car’s occupants in your own hands. If you believe this is an overstatement, consider this.

The first death from an automobile accident was documented in 1899. Since then, more than 30 million people worldwide have died in auto accidents.

Automobile accidents are the leading cause of death for people between the ages of 3 and 33, according to a recent study. On average, an automobile accident causes one death every 12 minutes on our streets and highways. In 2005, about 119 people died each day in auto accidents.

Think of these statistics each time you get behind the wheel. Consider them for a moment and think about how much you love your family. Then, pay attention, be careful, and drive defensively