Most people consider cars to be a perfectly safe form of transportation – but did you know that every 16 minutes a fatal motor vehicle accident occurs in the US? just launched a new infographic that details the biggest causes of automobile accidents and gives advice for avoiding them. Check out the full infographic after the jump!

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