Road accidents are not easy to eradicate but can be reduced to its barest minimum.  The causes of road accident are caused by many factors. Do you believe that accident kills more than war kills. In Nigeria as an example, the civil war has ended for the past forty years and since then, accident has claimed more than what civil war claimed. Road accident takes live almost every day with different causes.

Below are listed causes of Road accident to watch out for;



  • Distracted Driving
  • Speeding
  • Drunk Driving
  • Reckless Driving
  • Rain
  • Running Red Lights
  • Running Stop Signs
  • Teenage Drivers
  • Night Driving
  • Design Defects
  • Unsafe Lane Changes
  • Wrong-Way Driving
  • Improper Turns
  • Tailgating
  • Driving Under the Influence of Drugs
  • Ice
  • Road Rage
  • Potholes
  • Drowsy Driving
  • Tire Blowouts
  • Fog
  • Deadly Curves
  • Animal Crossings
  • Street Racing
  •  Under utilization of seat belt
  • Over confidence