Auto accidents in construction work zones in Orange County, California
are all too common and can be extremely dangerous for drivers and passengers
alike. However, there are steps that you can take to help reduce your
risk of being involved in one of these accidents. In this blog post, we
will discuss some tips to help prevent auto accidents in construction
work zones within Orange County.
First off, it is important to always remain aware when driving through
or near any type of construction work zone area; always keep your eyes
open for signs warning drivers about the presence of workers or equipment
around the roadway ahead so that you can slow down accordingly if necessary.
If possible, try to avoid driving through active construction sites whenever
possible as they tend to be more hazardous than other areas due to their
unpredictable nature and high levels of activity going on around them
at any given time; however, if it is unavoidable then make sure that you
pay extra attention while navigating such areas as even small mistakes
could lead serious consequences here!
Additionally, it’s also important not only to observe posted speed
limits but also to use caution when accelerating/decelerating within these
zones since sudden changes in speeds could potentially cause collisions
with other vehicles or pedestrians who may suddenly appear from behind
Furthermore, never attempt to pass another vehicle while traveling through
such an area either- doing so increases chances of getting into trouble
significantly! Lastly, don't forget to wear seatbelts every single
time you drive regardless of how short the distance might seem- this simple
act alone has been proven to save lives countless times over the years.
Following the above-mentioned tips should go a long way towards helping
ensure safe travels throughout Orange County's many different roads
& freeways – especially ones hosting ongoing construction like
the 405. Don’t be in a rush and leave early so that you can take
your time and pay attention on the freeway.
Injured in a Construction Work Zone? Call (714) 987-2671.
At the Law Offices of Scott D. Hughes, we have been representing injured
Orange County residents since 2007 and have recovered millions in compensation
for our clients. If you have been injured in a construction accident or
collision with a passenger vehicle or commercial truck, our attorneys
are prepared to hold the liable party accountable for their actions on
your behalf. We have obtained some of the largest verdicts and settlements
in the state of California.
Contact us for your free consultation.