With the holidays just around the corner - and after our first taste of
winter weather over the last few weeks - our
personal injury lawyers want to remind you about the importance of safety when roadway
conditions are poor. Winter weather conditions can create ideal circumstances
for car accidents, simply because many drivers don't adjust their
habits behind the wheel to accommodate for bad weather. Snowy or icy conditions
can result in slick roads and limited visibility: when traveling in winter
weather, you'll want to take certain precautions to help ensure you
arrive safely at your destination.
Of course, when the weather is bad, the best choice is to avoid driving
until the roads have been cleared. However, if staying home isn't
an option, here are a few tips to help you travel safely in winter weather.
Before you go:
When you're on the road: