Car accidents are a leading cause of injury in the state of Washington. Getting in to a car crash can mean serious injury or can even lead to death. When the fog rolls in and the snow and rain fall, it is always best to slow down and drive defensively. Unfortunately, not everyone abides by these principles.
When you are involved in a car accident in the state of Washington, being in a smaller car can definitely make a difference in your survivability. It raises the question of the impact that smaller cars have had on the accident numbers within Washington state.
Being injured in a car accident is no laughing matter. It can bring pain and suffering, loss of wages due to recovery time and huge medical bills if injuries are severe. When a bicycle is involved in a car accident, the odds of walking away without an injury are not good. Being aware of your surroundings whether you are on a bicycle or in a vehicle is important.