In Wisconsin, the month of June sees the most vehicle accidents involving deer. With does searching for locations to give birth and young deer separating from their mothers, deer activity increases during this month. As a result, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation warns drivers that they may encounter more deer near Wisconsin’s roads and highways. Here are some tips for drivers to avoid deer collisions:
- Slow down;
- Eliminate distracted driving such as texting while driving;
- Watch out for deer, especially during the early morning and evening hours;
- If you see one deer, watch out for more because deer usually travel in groups; and
- Always wear your safety belt.
The Wisconsin vehicle accident lawyers of Samster, Konkel & Safran, S.C. have helped many people involved in automobile accidents. We assist clients in recovering for their personal injuries, property damage, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If you or someone you know has been injured in a vehicle accident,contact us for a free case evaluation.