Unless you've got thousands of dollars to blow and a lot of spare time, you might want to turn off the radio, throw your cell phone in the back seat and pay attention to the road. The Washington Post is reporting that December and the holiday season is a popular time for aggressive driving and we see a serious spike in related traffic accidents.
About a third of surveyed drivers say that they tend to get a little more aggressive behind the wheel during the holiday season. It's especially those last few days before Christmas that bring out the most dangerous driving habits.
Our Fort Lauderdale car accident lawyers understand that aggressive driving habits aren't JUST a holiday symptom. According to a Washington Post poll, about 12 percent of drivers said that they felt road rage behind the wheel fairly often. Another 20 percent said that they feel is occasionally. About 70 percent reported that they often observe other motorists driving too aggressively.
But it's clear that December brings out the worse in driver across the state.