Have you been injured in a car accident? If so, you probably have a lot of questions. Getting more information can help you better understand your rights, what to expect, and how to proceed with your claim.
We at Huffman & Huffman Brothers-in-Law, PLLC have compiled a number of links to associations and resources that provide more information related to highway safety and accident prevention. In addition to reviewing these, you are welcome to call our offices any time for a free, confidential review of your case.
Our experienced personal injury lawyers operate out of Newport News, Virginia Beach, and Norfolk and serve the entire commonwealth.
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
The IIHS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing the deaths, injuries, and damages to property due to automobile accidents on U.S. highways.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
The NHTSA provides information about highway safety programs and alerts, teen driver safety, and child passenger safety.
Department of Transportation
DOT provides statistics, rules, and references on transportation safety.
Stop Impaired Driving
The Stop Impaired Driving website is a resource from the NHTSA aimed at developing partnerships to cooperatively save lives and prevent injuries resulting from impaired driving.
The Century Council
The Century Council is an organization of alcohol distillers promoting responsible decision-making regarding the consumption of alcoholic beverages. The national, independent, not-for-profit organization develops programs and policies to fight drunk driving and stop underage drinking.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving
MADD is an organization developed to increase public awareness of the problem of driving under the influence, prevent underage drinking, and support drunk driving accident victims. The site includes related information on services, statistics, and available programs.
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
The FMCSA is an administration established within the U.S. Department of Transportation to reduce crashes, injuries, and fatalities involving large trucks and buses.
American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators
The AAMVA is a nonprofit organization developing model programs in motor vehicle administration, law enforcement, and highway safety.
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving lives and reducing injuries on the roads.
American Motorcyclists Association
The AMA is an organization that protects the interests of motorcyclists and promotes the motorcycle lifestyle.
Motorcycle Safety Foundation
MSF is an internationally recognized non-profit organization responsible for the development of the Rider Education Training System.
DrugRehab.com is a web resource provided by Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS). ARS is an integrated behavioral health care management organization dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders, and mental health issues.
AddictionCenter.com is free web information guide that connects addicts and their families with the help they need to put their lives together.
The Cost of a DUI
Besides having your license suspended for 30 days or more and possible jail time or community service, you'll pay out of pocket for many other DUI fines and charges. Read more on how much a DUI will cost.
The Road to Responsibility: A Resource Guide for Teen Drivers and Their Parents
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), every single day, six teens die in a car accident, but the saddest news of all is that there are many ways these accidents could have been prevented.
For insight that applies to your unique situation, call a Newport News personal injury lawyer at (757) 330-3425 or contact us online.
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