Frequently Asked Questions About Head-On Crashes
Common Causes of Head-On Collisions
A head-on collisions is often the most dangerous accident you can get into. When a head on collision occurs, it generally leaves all parties permanently injured and often turns out to be fatal. In fact, head-on collisions accounted for just over 10% of fatal crashes in 2018, according to the Insurance Information Institute.
This number does not reflect the hundreds of serious injuries that are caused each year by head-on collisions which are usually the result of negligence, an impaired driver, or both.
While head-on collisions are almost always the result of negligence, they can have other causes. Some of the most common causes of head-on crashes include: