Aggressive driving can be very dangerous in South Dakota, particularly if one driver is deliberately trying to injure another. This may happen when a someone is stuck in heavy traffic or when someone is late, or even when another driver’s habits become difficult to deal with. This can get on anyone's nerves. However, when your anger and frustration is focused on another driver and you decide to harass and confront the other driver, road rage has taken over. If your aggressive driving has led to an accident, call a personal injury lawyer in Sioux Falls at Zimmer, Duncan & Cole.
If you are a tense and aggressive driver and you have found yourself crossing over the line into road rage, you need to learn to keep calm. Road rage is the primary cause of several serious motor vehicle crashes each year in South Dakota, accidents that cause significant personal injuries and even fatalities. You cannot afford to lose your license, your family and your freedom just because you cannot control your emotions behind the wheel.
Personal injury lawyer from Sioux Falls explains how to deal with your road rage.
If you know you are prone to aggressive driving and road rage, take a deep breath and calm down before stepping into the car
Make driving a fun and happy experience, especially if there are children in the car
Use soothing music
Give yourself extra time so you are not always racing against the clock
Consider speaking with a professional if you cannot stop the road rage
An aggressive driver is a dangerous driver. If you have been in a motor vehicle crash in South Dakota, whether you caused the crash or you were the victim, call the law firm of Zimmer, Duncan & Cole. Our Sioux Falls personal injury attorneys have decades of experience representing clients involved in motor vehicle crashes throughout South Dakota. Call the office today at (888) 733-2992, our experienced attorneys are here to speak with you.