The Dangers and Consequences of Speeding Speed limits are set in place for a reason. Even going over the limit by a few miles per hour is a bad idea. When drivers exceed the posted speed limit, they’re increasing their potential for a loss of vehicle control. Additionally, there is reduced effectiveness of occupant protection…

Speeding is something a lot of people probably do without fully realizing how dangerous it actually is. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) speeding killed more than 10,111 people in 2016 and accounted for more than a quarter of all traffic fatalities that year. It can be frustrating to get stuck behind…

Speed is a Major Cause of Deadly Car Accidents Although speeding hardly gets the press and stigmatization that texting while driving does, it’s an extremely dangerous habit. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), speeding was a factor in 27 percent of crash fatalities in 2016. Even with enhanced enforcement efforts by many…

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