Category Archives: Driving Safety

In the midst of a comfortably warm winter, uncomfortable road conditions continue to plague drivers throughout the country. Dips below freezing and corresponding rises back into the mid to high 30s continue to negatively impact road conditions. In the state … Continue reading

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At Salvi & Maher L.L.C. we understand the importance of protecting one’s family, and when it comes to teenage children, ensuring the avoidance of serious injury can be a difficult proposition. Every day parents are forced to ask themselves tough … Continue reading

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Here in the greater Chicago area we are blessed to be in close proximity to an abundance of outdoor recreation areas. With access to the Shawnee National Forest, the Pere Marquette State Park, and other incredible gateways to nature, local … Continue reading

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Each year, an average of over 3,200 people are killed and over 400,000 people are injured in distracted driving accidents across the United States. Whether it comes from talking on a cell phone, texting, adjusting the radio, or any other … Continue reading

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“Do as I say, not as I do,” are the results of a new study that examined driver attitudes and rates of risky driving. According to the AAA Foundation’s ninth annual Traffic Safety Culture Index, motor vehicle drivers disapprove of … Continue reading

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Over the years, countless studies and surveys have been compiled investigating the patterns that lead to the most car accidents and injuries on our roadways. Safety experts, authorities, and roadway engineers alike all benefit from such statistics, as these facts … Continue reading

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All roadway signage exists for a reason: To direct and protect us as we navigate the highway, ultimately preventing car accident and injury. Certain roadway signs are especially important, however, as some are more prevalent than others. We may see … Continue reading

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All across the nation, drivers must brace themselves for snow and icy weather conditions when the winter season rolls around. Similar to driving in rain, fog, or other conditions that limit visibility and create hazardous situations, driving in winter weather … Continue reading

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