Each year, roughly 15 percent of fatal crashes occur in the presence of adverse weather and/or slick pavement.
Lower your speed and turn on your low-beam headlights in fog – it is the most dangerous of adverse driving conditions.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, you are 36 percent more likely to be in a car accident in January than July.
Sources: Ten-year averages from 2007 to 2016 analyzed by Booz Allen Hamilton, based on NHTSA data). "Analysis of Weather Incident Effects on Commercial Vehicle Mobility in Large U.S. Cities," Mitretek Systems).