Safe Communities of Wood County February 2019 Press Release

Safe Communities announced today that there have been zero fatal crashes in Wood County this year compared to zero at this time last year.  Let’s keep this trend going!

Rear-end and fixed object crashes are the major causes of crashes in Wood County.  Common factors that contribute to these type of collisions include:

  • Aggressive or reckless driving.
  • Texting and driving.
  • Speeding.
  • Driver fatigue.
  • Tailgating.
  • Negligence while driving through intersections, parking lots, and highway ramps.
  • Failure to follow the rules of the road.

You can prevent these crashes by remembering these simple rules:

  • Look further up the road to spot traffic stopping long before the vehicle in front of you slams on its brakes.
  • Stay focused on your driving
  • Leave 2-3 vehicle lengths between you and the car in front of you
  • Do not drive in excess of the speed limit
  • Do not drive drowsy or impaired
  • If there is poor visibility, be cautious and drive within your abilities.

Let’s strive for zero fatal crashes in 2019.

For More Information:

  • Lt. Angel Burgos, Ohio State Highway Patrol: 419-352-2481
  • Sandy Wiechman, Safe Communities Coordinator:  419-372-9353 or swiechm@bgsu.edu

10,490 thoughts on “Safe Communities of Wood County February 2019 Press Release

  1. Terrific work! This is the kind of info that are meant to be shared around the web.
    Shame on the seek engines for not positioning this submit upper!
    Come on over and seek advice from my website . Thank you
    =)

  2. Its like you read my mind! You appear to know a lot
    about this, like you wrote the book in it or something.

    I think that you could do with some pics to drive
    the message home a little bit, but other than that, this is wonderful blog.
    An excellent read. I will definitely be back.

  3. Hi I am so grateful I found your weblog, I really found you by
    error, while I was looking on Yahoo for something else, Anyhow I am
    here now and would just like to say many thanks for a remarkable post and a all round interesting blog (I also love the
    theme/design), I don’t have time to browse it all at the moment but I have saved it
    and also added in your RSS feeds, so when I have time I will be back to read a lot more,
    Please do keep up the excellent b.

  4. I’m curious to find out what blog platform you’re utilizing?
    I’m experiencing some minor security issues with my latest
    site and I’d like to find something more risk-free. Do you have
    any suggestions?

  5. You actually make it seem so easy with your presentation but I find
    this topic to be really something that I think I would never understand.
    It seems too complicated and extremely broad for me.
    I am looking forward for your next post, I will try to get the hang of it!

  6. I blog often and I truly appreciate your information. This great article has truly peaked my interest.

    I will book mark your site and keep checking for new information about once a week.
    I opted in for your Feed too.

  7. Thanks for a marvelous posting! I quite enjoyed reading it, you could be a great author.I will remember to bookmark your blog and
    may come back someday. I want to encourage you continue your great
    writing, have a nice weekend!

  8. I’ve been browsing online greater than three hours as
    of late, yet I by no means discovered any attention-grabbing
    article like yours. It is lovely worth enough for me.
    Personally, if all web owners and bloggers made just right content material as you did, the web might
    be much more useful than ever before.

  9. I’ve been exploring for a little bit for any high quality articles or blog posts
    in this sort of house . Exploring in Yahoo I ultimately stumbled upon this website.
    Reading this information So i am happy to express that I have
    an incredibly excellent uncanny feeling I came upon just what I needed.
    I most definitely will make sure to do not forget
    this web site and give it a look on a relentless basis.

  10. Its like you learn my thoughts! You appear to understand so much
    approximately this, like you wrote the e book in it or something.
    I believe that you simply can do with a few percent to force the message home a bit, however other than that, that is magnificent
    blog. A fantastic read. I will definitely be back.

  11. It’s the best time to make some plans for the future and it’s time to be happy.
    I’ve read this post and if I could I wish to suggest you some interesting things or advice.
    Perhaps you could write next articles referring to this article.
    I wish to read even more things about it!

  12. Hi there! I could have sworn I’ve visited this web site before but after browsing through a few of the articles I realized it’s new to
    me. Regardless, I’m definitely pleased I discovered it and
    I’ll be book-marking it and checking back regularly!

  13. Unquestionably believe that which you stated. Your favorite
    justification appeared to be on the net the simplest thing to be
    aware of. I say to you, I definitely get annoyed while people think about worries that they plainly do not know about.
    You managed to hit the nail upon the top and also defined out the whole thing
    without having side effect , people could take a signal.
    Will probably be back to get more. Thanks

  14. I loved as much as you will receive carried
    out right here. The sketch is attractive, your authored subject matter stylish.
    nonetheless, you command get bought an edginess over
    that you wish be delivering the following. unwell unquestionably come more
    formerly again since exactly the same nearly a lot often inside case you shield this hike.

  15. Thanks for some other informative blog. The place else may just I
    get that kind of info written in such a perfect manner?
    I have a challenge that I’m just now working on, and I have been at the glance out for such info.

  16. I think this is among the most significant information for me.
    And i’m glad reading your article. But wanna remark on some
    general things, The website style is wonderful, the articles is really great : D.
    Good job, cheers

  17. Your style is unique compared to other folks I have read stuff from.
    I appreciate you for posting when you have the opportunity,
    Guess I’ll just book mark this page.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *