The report found that for every 100 million miles traveled on the roads, there were 1.37 wrongful deaths in 2007. Wrongful death caused by motorcycle accidents is also prevalent in the United States, with the number of wrongful deaths increasing to 5,154 from 4,837 in 2006.
Our Toledo, Ohio car accident attorneys see the devastation that wrongful deaths from car accidents can have on a family. We urge motor vehicle and motorcycle drivers to always be careful on the roads, in order to prevent car accidents. Obey all posted traffic signs, mind the speed limit, and always wear a seatbelt.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident, order The Ohio Accident Book by contacting our office. This book will teach you the proper steps to take after a car accident, and inform you of your rights under Ohio law, to protect you and your family.