Signs of a Drunk Driver From Those Who Experienced
On our previous blogs, we have cleared up those risks and hazards sprout up once an individual take his/her vehicle along road together with another road users. These risks are usually classified as mechanical, environmental, and human errors which could lead to either minor and/or major accidents and is determined through the factors being in play.
Usually, these risks stem from any form of negligence which are all preventable. One of these driving dangers that is caused by negligence is drunk driving, one of the world's leading cause of car accidents and has recorded devastating fatalities and permanent injuries. As in 2016, almost 10,500 drivers have died in alcohol-related crashes, which equatest to contributing of 28% of total traffic crash related deaths in United States. Among all of those numbers of fatalities linked to impaired driving 214 (17%) were children aged 0 to 14 years old out of the more than 1,200 deaths recorded in the same year.
Telltale Signs of Drunk Driver
Unpredictable Braking and Constant Pauses
As what a drunk driver depicted in our previous blogs, specifically as having delayed or impaired limb-eye coordination, bad reaction time, and bad vision, erratic braking is likely to happen and can be a real problem. Most of these unexpected brake occurrences could result in rear-end and front car bumps as they may brake when there is someone following them or behind them.
Driving Without Lights At Night
It is a norm when driving at night, a driver ought to turn on his/her headlights for vision and communicating with other driver. But drunk drivers tend to forget many things, including this crucial norm because of the effects of alcohol stricken on them. This could be a form of another negligence act as well a traffic violation and may end up in a severe crash when overspeeding exist.
Switching Lanes Without Prior Notice
One effect of alcohol to an individual is the uncontrollable fatigue. When drunk drivers steer their wheel,they tend to overdo it and may even doze off the wheel which could lead to swerve into other lanes.
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