By William Bill Hurst – Car and truck accidents often occur because of construction on the roadway, construction markings/barriers, or sometimes by driver negligence as they approach and react to a construction zone where there are workmen.  According to the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT), there are far too many fatal accidents or serious personal injury which…

By William Bill Hurst It is estimated that each year at least 1,500 people die in automobile crashes related to sleepy, fatigued, or drowsy drivers in the United States.  Each year it is further estimated that some 40,000 people are injured in these crashes.  As it is very difficult to gather the statistics, it is believed…

By William Bill Hurst Distracted drivers cause  most motor vehicle accidents.  Studies show that distracted drivers are a leading cause of motor vehicle accidents.  Whenever you are driving in a motor vehicle and your attention is not on the road, you are putting yourself, your passengers, other vehicles and pedestrians in danger.  In the late…

By William Bill Hurst Farm work rivals construction work as one of most dangerous jobs in America.  The national rate of death from farm accidents is about 22.1 deaths for 100,000 workers.  The most common injuries involve various kinds of farm equipment, structures  like gain bins (entrapments), chemical exposures, spills, fires, toxic exposures and, finally, and…