Alcohol is a factor in 25% of Florida's crash costs. Alcohol-related crashes in
Florida cost the public an estimated $7.8 billion in 2000, including $3.5 billion in ...
But this came at a cost: collisions caused by motor vehicles are now the leading
... 16 to 20 years in Florida, accounting for 2.8% of all traffic deaths in the state.10
... The severity of injuries reported for alcohol-related crashes was much worse ...
The State of Florida tracks the number of drivers involved in traffic accidents
every ... 2008 - 22,259 alcohol related traffic accidents resulting in 1,169 deaths
Apr 15, 2016 ... These checkpoints consistently reduce alcohol-related crashes, typically by 9%.
<sup>10</sup> .... Journal of Studies on Alcohol 2000;61:387-95.
www.nhtsa.gov/DOT/NHTSA/Communication & Consumer Information/Articles/Associated Files/EconomicImpact2000.pdf
economic cost of motor vehicle crashes in 2000 was $230.6 billion. ... for $61
billion of this total, while property damage accounted for nearly as much - .....
State Costs . .... This is approximately 80 percent of the alcohol-related fatalities
and 78 ...
Alcohol involved crashes accounted for $52 billion or 22 percent of all ... society
$10 billion in easily preventable injury related costs. Crashes in ... State Costs.
..... In 2010 there were 32,999 fatalities in motor vehicle crashes, a decline of 21
percent from 2000. ... impact as well, although VMT did not decline significantly.
economic cost to society of speeding-related crashes is estimated by NHTSA to
be ... The total economic cost of crashes was estimated at $230.6 billion in 2000.
... drivers with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 grams per deciliter (g/
dL) .... Interstate. Non-Interstate. State. Fatalities. Total. >55 mph. ≤55 mph. 55
higher is considered to be an alcohol-impaired-driving crash, and fatalities
occurring in those crashes ... The estimated economic cost of all motor vehicle
traffic crashes .... highest in Texas (1,337), followed by California (867), and
Florida ... School Transportation-Related Crashes, Speeding, State Alcohol
Estimates, State .....
NHTSA says that speed-related crashes cost Americans $40.4 billion each year.
... 41 percent of speeding drivers in fatal crashes had blood alcohol content (BAC
) ... that more than 900 people a year die and nearly 2,000 are injured as a result
.... said they did so because of state laws banning the use of hand-held phones.
In 2014, 4,586 people died in motorcycle crashes, down 2.3 percent from 4,692
in .... with 67 percent for those who did not have any measurable blood alcohol. ...
Medical claims related to riders' injuries were 34 percent less frequent than with
.... (4) In Florida and Kentucky, the law requires that all riders younger than 21 ...