According to a report from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, rear-end crashes are the most frequently occurring type of collision. About 29 percent of all crashes are rear-end collisions. These crashes result in a substantial number of injuries and fatalities each year.
In fact, roughly annually take place in the United States, in which about 1,700 people die and another 500,000 are injured. These numbers constitute a significant portion of highway accidents, injuries, and fatalities.