For most people, driving or being a passenger in an automobile is probably the most dangerous thing that you do on a regular basis.  Just how common or dangerous are automobile wrecks?  Consider the following facts regarding wrecks that occurred on Alabama highways in 2011:

127,683: Wrecks involving automobiles

38,017: People who sustained injuries in those wrecks

814: Wrecks in which someone died

899: People who died in those wrecks

An automobile wreck occurred in Alabama every 4 minutes and 7 seconds

A person was injured in a car wreck in Alabama every 13 minutes and 50 seconds

A person was killed in a car wreck in Alabama every 9 hours and 44 minutes

(Source:  Center for Advanced Public Safety at the University of Alabama).

If you or a loved one has been involved in an automobile wreck, contact The Ryder Law Firm.  You have questions, we have answers.  We are here to help.