October 15, 2019
Texting and Driving Statistics
Texting and Driving in the United States The National Safety Council reports that around 1.6 million car crashes occur in the United States every year as a direct result of people using their cell phones while driving. An estimated 390,000 accidents occur every year due to people being distracted by texting while driving. The council also estimates that around one in every four car accidents throughout the United States is caused due to people...
October 9, 2019
Local Car Accident Statistics
Data from the Texas Department of Transportation states that, on average, there's one reportable crash every 58 seconds on the state's roads. Have you ever wondered what your local car accident statistics are? Our team here at Cesar Ornelas Law are here to help if you or a loved one have been injured in a car wreck in any of these areas of Texas and New Mexico. El Paso, Texas, Car Accident Statistics Throughout 2014, there was a total of 66 d...
October 2, 2019
What To Do If You Get In A Car Accident?
On average, around six million car accidents occur annually in the United States. Thankfully, most of them don't result in injury to the vehicle's occupants, only the vehicle itself. It's estimated that of these six million accidents, around one in three results in injury to either the driver or passengers. Out of that one in three, around one in five of those accidents will lead to fatal injuries. It's estimated that car crashes cost the Unit...