Although North Carolina drivers may frequently see large trucks and commercial vehicles on local roads and highways, they may not be familiar with the numerous ways that those massive vehicles may pose dangers to them. Trucking accidents can be very serious for the passengers of the smaller vehicles affected by truck crashes and collisions. There are several ways that truck drivers and operators may be negligent and create dangerous hazards for other motorists.
For decades American drivers have been educated on the perils of drinking and driving, but every year too many individuals are killed in these tragic and preventable incidents. It is a national problem and residents of North Carolina are not immune from these roadway disasters. This post will briefly offer some alarming statistics about drunk driving accidents in the state.