The Most Dangerous Intersections Part 3 [January 2015 – December 2016]:

Utica’s Most Dangerous Intersections

Part 3 of our most dangerous intersections study brings us to Utica, NY and it’s surrounding counties. Below is the analysis of car accident reports in Utica, New York and two surrounding counties; Herkimer and Oneida, from January 2015 – December 2016.

There were 6,308 car accidents reported at intersections in the two counties resulting in 1,845 injuries and 10 fatalities during this time period.

Why did we undertake this review? We hope that our efforts reviewing and consolidating this data helps raise awareness of these dangerous intersections. Identification can reduce auto accidents, injuries and possibly save lives. Ultimately, that is what we hope to achieve with this review.

Accident Type

Pie Chart Breakdown of The Types of Car Accidents in Utica NY - Martin, Harding & Mazzotti 1800law1010

Weather Conditions

Pie Chart Breakdown of Utica NY's Annual Weather Conditions by Percentage - Martin, Harding & Mazzotti 1800law1010

Light Conditions

Pie Chart Breakdown of Utica NY's Road Lighting Conditions - Martin, Harding & Mazzotti 1800law1010

Collision Type

Bar Chart Breakdown of The Types of Auto Accident Collisions in Utica NY - Martin, Harding & Mazzotti 1800law1010

Roadway Surface Condition

Pie Chart Breakdown of Utica NY's Roadway Surface Conditions - Martin, Harding & Mazzotti 1800law1010

Percentage of Accidents by County

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Percentage of Injuries by County

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Percentage of Fatalities by County

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Utica’s Most Dangerous Intersections

The table below represents the most dangerous, not the deadliest, intersections in the Utica, New York area. The rank score is a weighted calculation of the total number of car accidents, injuries and fatalities reported.

The Most Dangerous Intersection Studies

2015-2016 | Capital Region, NY
2015-2016 | Plattsburgh, NY
2015-2016 | Utica, NY
2015-2016 | Syracuse, NY
2015-2016 | Rochester, NY
2015-2016 | Buffalo, NY

Driver Safety Tips

Here are some driver safety tips to help keep you and your loved ones safe on the road.

  1. Buckle up
  2. Observe the speed limits
  3. Do not drink and drive
  4. Be well rested and alert and give your full attention to the road
  5. Do not text and drive or use your phone at any time
  6. Use caution in work zones
  7. Be respectful of other motorists and follow the rules of the road
  8. Clean your vehicle’s lights and windows to help you see, especially at night
  9. Turn your headlights on as dusk approaches, or during inclement weather
  10. Do not let your vehicle’s gas tank get too low
  11. If you have car trouble, pull off to the side of the highway as far as possible

Many of the accidents that occur on our roads and highways are preventable which is why it’s important to keep the safety tips listed above top of mind. A car crash can result in serious injury or death, thousands of dollars in medical expenses, property damage and lost wages.

If you or a loved one have been injured as a result of an automobile, motorcycle, commercial truck accident or guardrail accidents it is important to protect your right to make a claim for the injuries that occurred. Call the law firm of Martin, Harding & Mazzotti, LLP, The Heavy Hitters at 1800LAW1010 (1-800-529-1010).

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Car Safety: Which Cars are the Safest and Which Cars are the Least Safe?

The Common Causes and Physics of a Car Crash

Infographic: What Do I Do If I’ve Been In a Car Accident?

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