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California Car Accident Lawyers

Auto accidents are unexpected and devastating for the injured party and their loved ones. Many auto accidents are due to another party’s negligent and unsafe driving. Each year thousands of people lose friends and loved ones due to preventable car accidents.

The following are some recent United States auto accident statistics, from the Fatality Analysis Reporting System:

  • In 2007 37,248 people were killed due to auto accidents
  • 5,154 motorcyclists died in motorcycle accidents in 2007
  • 4,654 pedestrians were killed in 2007

The following California auto accident statistics are from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration:

  • There were 3,974 traffic fatalities in California in 2007
  • 2,595 passenger vehicle occupant fatalities occurred in 2007 in California
  • 517 motorcyclist fatalities took place in California in 2007
  • 1,464 speeding-related fatalities occurred in 2007 in California

If you or a loved one has been involved in an auto accident injury in Southern California, please contact a Car Accident Injury attorney at Laws Office of James R. Balesh at (213) 480-0418

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