Car accidents can happen for a variety of reasons. From bad weather to distracted drivers, a car crash can occur in a moment's notice. Indeed, every year there are upwards of 6 million car crashes in the United States. Suffering an injury due to a car accident in the US isn't a matter of if, but when. The Advocates have compiled the above statistics to help inform drivers and passengers throughout country in the hopes of improving roadway safety. The best practices a motorist can implement whenever they get behind the wheel is to drive defensively, never drink and drive, and to always buckle your seatbelt. Stay safe out there. Speak with an Advocate Today!