4 telltale signs of a reckless driver

When you got into a commercial crash, the last thing you expected was to find out that the driver had previous run-ins with the law. In the past, the driver had made mistakes that led to people getting hurt, just like this time. 

How can you know if a driver is good or bad? Their driving record says volumes. Here are four signs of a reckless driver.

1. The tires on the vehicle are worn down

The first sign that someone isn't taking driving seriously is poor maintenance on the vehicle. This includes tires with little or no tread. Without tread, the tires are slicker and likely to have trouble stopping.

2. The driver is prone to speeding tickets

Another sign of a reckless driver is if the person has multiple speeding tickets. In a case of a personal injury, it may be possible to find out how many offenses a driver has to further build your case.

3. The driver has multiple accident records

Another obvious sign of reckless behavior is having multiple accidents. Whether they're in work vehicles or personal vehicles, they all show that a driver isn't doing their best to avoid collisions.

4. Multiple drivers honk their horns at the vehicle

While you're driving, do you notice multiple people honking at the driver? If so, you can deduce that the driver is violating a series of laws or being disrespectful to other drivers.

These are four signs of a reckless driver. In a commercial vehicle accident, showing that the driver was reckless could significantly help your case and settlement.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Email Us For a Response

How Can We Help?

Tell Us About Your Situation

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

101 North Maple Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Toll Free: 800-215-1081
Phone: 615-809-0023
Fax: 615-848-1658
Murfreesboro Law Office Map