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What Percentage of Pedestrians Survive When Hit At 40 mph?


Research has shown that the survival rate of pedestrians struck by vehicles traveling at higher speeds decreases significantly. So, what percentage of pedestrians survive when hit at 40 mph? According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, studies and statistical analyses show that the survival rate for pedestrians struck by a vehicle traveling at 42 mph… read more

Who Must Yield At T-Intersections In New York?


T-intersections are a common sight on New York roadways, where one road intersects another to form a “T” shape. These intersections present unique challenges for drivers, particularly when it comes to determining who has the right of way. Right of Way at T-Intersections in New York In general, vehicles approaching a T-intersection must yield to… read more

The Causes of Blunt Head Force Trauma


One particularly concerning type of injury that personal injury victims suffer is blunt head force trauma. This type of injury, often resulting from accidents or intentional acts, can have devastating consequences for victims and their families. Here are its most common causes. What is Blunt Head Force Trauma? Blunt head force trauma refers to injuries… read more