Car Accident Injury Statistics
Even though the number of deaths went down in 2008, all of the crash, injury, and death statistics associated with car accidents are tragic. In 2008:
- there were over 5.8 million car accidents
- 1,630,000 of those accidents resulted in personal injury
- 4,146,000 resulted in property-damage only
- 34,017 tragically ended in death
Break those numbers down to the here and now and the statistics show that:
- someone is injured in a car crash every 14 seconds
- someone dies in a car accident every 12 minutes
- every year almost 250,000 children sustain a car accident injury
- every day nearly 700 kids are injured
So, it is likely that at some point, every driver will be involved in some type of car accident. Whether the car accident is minor or more serious, it is important to protect yourself. Start by knowing the laws, being an alert driver, and carrying adequate car insurance.
The Spokane, Washington Law Firm of Robert Hahn is one of the leading firms in the area of Personal Injury Law. Our personal Injury clients have the peace of mind in knowing that their case is being handled by an experienced Plaintiffs injury attorney. Our aggressive representation and extensive experience has earned the firm of Robert C. Hahn, III, a stellar reputation for excellence in the representation of injured people. Robert Hahn’s goal is to provide excellent service by a highly experienced lawyer and legal professionals at an affordable fee.
After helping hundreds of injured people ranging from complex litigation to simple settlement of claims in Spokane and surrounding areas, Spokane Attorney Robert Hahn has the background to explain your alternatives and suggest a solution to your injury difficulties.If you are considering hiring a personal injury attorney, make sure that the attorneys you are considering practice in personal injury law because you need a law firm that deals with these issues on a daily basis.