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The top 10 causes of car accidents in 2016

Every single year, according to The Association for Safe International Road Travel, over 37,000 Americans die in car accidents and around 2 million are hurt or disabled. The numbers are astounding, and it's critical to look at the reasons these crashes happen. Below are 10 of the main causes:

Are commercial vehicle accidents increasing?

You probably heard about the tragic accident on the Maine Turnpike that claimed the lives of a five-year-old boy and a 57-year-old man in November. In an article that just appeared in the Portland Press Herald, it was revealed that the truck driver who caused the accident was not permitted to drive across state lines due to being an insulin-dependent diabetic.

Landlord Sentenced, but Wrongful Death Suits Continue

The repercussions of the Nov. 1, 2014 fire that killed six people continue to unfold in court. The deadliest house fire in 40 years has multiple cases in the courts. The most recent is the December 1, 2016 sentencing of house owner Gregory Nisbet to 90 days in jail and the maximum $1000 fine for failing to uphold safety codes where a third floor window of the duplex was too small to qualify for a emergency escape route for three victims who died.

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$750,000 Jury Verdict For Roman College Student Semian, a 23-year-old college student from Romania...

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