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Motor Vehicle Collision Injuries

Deaths in 2003 due to injury sustained during motor vehicle coílisíons 3,877 Motor vehicle collisions were the number one cause of injury-related hospitalizations in Texas during the calendar year of 2003. 26,750 total Motor Vehicle Collision Injuries Motor vehicle collisions claim approximately 11 Texas lives each day. 59% Motor vehicle injuries are the leading cause of injury in all age groups except the very young (less than one year) and the elderly (65+) where there are more injuries due to falls. of motor vehicle-related injuries occur to people between 15 and 44 years of age. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, an alcohol-related motor vehicle crash kills someone every 30 minutes and non-fatally injures someone every two minutes in the U.S. Risk Factors for Motor Vehicle Collision Related Injuries Driving while under the influence of Age of the driver (younger more inexperienced drivers and older drivers with slower response times). drugs or alcohol. Distractions while driving (playing with the radio, talking on the phone, etc). Riding unrestrained or improperly restrained. For more information on motor vehicle collision related injuries, please visit http://fortworth.zdfirm.com. 7D Zinda Davis

Motor Vehicle Collision Injuries

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Motor vehicle collisions were the number one cause of injury-related hospitalizations in Texans during calendar year 2003. Fortunately, only a portion of motor vehicle collisions result in injuries s...

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